Five-Year Pelotonia Financial Summary

Pelotonia, the annual grassroots bicycle tour established in 2009 to raise money for cancer research at the OSUCCC – James, generated more than $61 million in its first five years through rider pledges and donations. Thanks to the generous underwriters of the event, every dollar raised by riders, virtual riders and donors since Pelotonia began has been used to advance cancer research, as shown in the chart below.

Allocations of Funding From Pelotonia 2009-2013

Five Year Pelotonia Financial Summary 1

Bringing All Knowledge to Bear in the Fight Against Cancer

Pelotonia research funding has been allocated to investigators in multiple colleges at Ohio State, as well as at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center:

  • College of Public Health
  • College of Medicine
  • College of Law
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Veterinary Medicine
  • College of Education and Human Ecology
  • College of Dentistry
  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Fellowship Grants Awarded

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Investing in the Next Generation: Pelotonia Fellowship Program

To date, the Pelotonia Fellowship Program has awarded more than $9 million in cancer research funding for Ohio State students in multiple disciplines and at all levels of scholarship – undergraduate, graduate, medical and postdoctoral fellow – for their work in the labs of faculty mentors.

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