To date, CT BHI has awarded $3.95 million in Connecticut research grants. Visit our online photo album to view photographs of our previous Grant Awards and Sponsor Recognition Events.

2019 grants were awarded in the amount of $180,875 to the following:

  • Middlesex Health – awarded $50,000
  • Norma Pfriem Breast Center – awarded $10,700
  • Norwalk Hospital – awarded $50,000
  • Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center – awarded $50,000
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $20,175

2018 grants were awarded in the amount of $145,000 to the following:

  • Stamford Health – awarded $50,000
  • UConn Health – awarded $50,000
  • University of Connecticut – awarded $45,000

2017 grants were awarded in the amount of $183,036 to the following:

  • Middlesex Hospital – awarded $32,044
  • Norma Pfriem Breast Center – awarded $15,000
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $8,200
  • The University of Connecticut Foundation, Inc. – awarded $25,000
  • UConn Health – awarded $9,092
  • UConn Health – awarded $15,200
  • UConn Health – awarded $50,000
  • Witness Project of Connecticut, Inc. – awarded $28,500

2016 grants were awarded in the amount of $175,000 to the following:

  • The Jackson Laboratory – awarded $25,000
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $50,000
  • UConn Health – awarded $50,000
  • Yale University School of Medicine– awarded $50,000

2015 grants were awarded in the amount of $196,620 to the following:

  • Hispanic Center of Greater Danbury, Inc. – awarded $15,000
  • MidState Medical Center – awarded $16,620
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000
  • Western Connecticut Health Network – awarded $50,000
  • Witness Project of Connecticut – awarded $15,000

2014 grants were awarded in the amount of $302,813 to the following:

  • Hispanic Center of Greater Danbury, Inc. – awarded $24,978
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $19,500
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $33,500
  • UCONN Health Center NEAG Comprehensive Cancer Center – awarded $50,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $30,000
  • University of Connecticut – awarded $44,863
  • Yale University School of Public Health – awarded $49,972
  • Yale University (Yale Cancer Center) – awarded $50,000

2013 grants were awarded in the amount of $296,500 to the following:

  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $25,000
  • Yale School of Medicine – awarded $50,000
  • Cancer Center at MidState Medical Center – awarded $6,500
  • Hartford Hospital – awarded $5,000
  • Chatham Health District – awarded $20,000
  • Fairfield University – awarded $40,000
  • St. Vincent’s Medical Center Foundation – awarded $25,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000
  • The Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center – awarded $25,000

2012 grants were awarded in the amount of $175,000 to the following:

  • Yale Cancer Center – awarded $50,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000
  • St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport – awarded $25,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000

2011 grants were awarded in the amount of $225,000 to the following:

  • Yale Cancer Center – awarded $50,000
  • Yale University – awarded $50,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $38,000
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $12,000
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut – awarded $25,000

2010 grants were awarded in the amount of $214,500 to the following:

  • Hospital of Central CT – awarded $40,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000.
  • Yale University Cancer Center – awarded $50,000.
  • Hospital of Central CT – awarded $20,000.
  • Midstate Medical Center – awarded $2,500.
  • Visiting Nurse Association of Central Connecticut – awarded $2,000.

2009 grants were awarded in the amount of $215,000 to the following:

  • Hartford Hospital – awarded $1,500.
  • Hospital of Central CT – awarded $15,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $35,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $40,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $42,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000.
  • Yale University Cancer Center – awarded $33,000.

2008 grants were awarded in the amount of $497,538 to the following:

  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $300,000. (for 3 years)
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $70,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $75,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $47,269.
  • Visiting Nurse Assoc. of Central CT – awarded $5,269.

2007 grants in the amount of $87,509. were awarded to the following grantees:

  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $40,013.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $34,804.
  • YWCA of New Britain – awarded $12,692

2006 grants were awarded in the amount of $236,307. to the following:

  • Hartford Hospital – awarded $25,000.
  • St. Mary’s Hospital – awarded $8,825.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $75,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $50,000.
  • UCONN Health Center – awarded $64,790.
  • YWCA of New Britain – awarded $12,692.

$150,000 was awarded in 2005 for Community Education Grants.

The mission of the CT Breast Health Initiative, Inc. is to make a difference locally in the fight against breast cancer through education and research.