Submit your idea for a Grand Challenge

Tell us what you think are the biggest barriers to progress in cancer research.

To help us decide what our next Grand Challenges should be, we're inviting the research community to contribute ideas.

What are we looking for?

Grand Challenge aims to identify and tackle specific barriers which, if removed, would unlock significant potential for the long-term benefit of cancer patients.


What makes a good Grand Challenge?

A Grand Challenge should be broad enough in scope to not limit potential, yet specific enough to drive a critical pathway towards tangible outcomes. In considering potential opportunity areas, it is important to articulate a question that will stimulate a wide range of approaches with the greatest potential for impact, whilst still maintaining a clear objective and realistic outputs.

Your Grand Challenge

The deadline for submitting ideas is 15 November 2019. Note that if you leave this page before you have clicked the 'submit' button your answers will not be saved.

Please describe the opportunity or barrier in 250 words or less.
Please explain the impact in 250 words or less.
Select all that apply.
e.g. "How can we distinguish between lethal cancers that need treatment and non-lethal cancers that don’t?"

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