"The work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives and the dreams shall never die."
- Edward Kennedy
We are not accepting applications for financial assistance at this time. Sadly, COVID-19 has forced us to cancel our fundraisers, which are our major source of revenue for funding grants. We hope that before too long, we will be able to once again help brain tumor patients and their families.
HOW TO APPLY FOR A GRANT
Click below to download the current version of our grant application. Print out, complete the application and return it to us either as an email attachment to or by mail to Glenn Garcelon Foundation, PO Box 3142, Coppell, TX 75019.
Please add to your contact list, as we will notify you by email when we receive the application and let you know of any additional information that is needed.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Allocations depend on need, the number of applications received during the month of review, and the funding we have available that month.
Applications are reviewed on the 25th of each month (with the exception of December, when the review occurs on the 15th).
An application will not reviewed until all required materials have been received.
Who is eligible to apply for a grant?
We accept grant applications for all patients living with a primary brain tumor.
Are there geographic restrictions?
We accept applications from brain tumor patients living and receiving treatment anywhere in the United states and its territories.
What is the amount given to a qualified applicant?
Grants are need-based up to $1000.
When will I hear if I have been issued a grant?
The typical turnaround time for notification is the first day of the month following review.