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Grant Opportunities

A selection of grants currently available for submission:

Cancer Target Discovery and Development (CTD2) (U01)

Through this FOA, the NCI will support the program Cancer Target Discovery and Development. CTD2 is focused on efforts that advance cancer research by bridging the knowledge gap between the large volumes of comprehensive molecular characterizations of many cancer types and studies of the underlying etiology of cancer development, progression, and/or metastasis.

Application Deadline: October 6, 2021


AACR Anna D. Barker Basic Cancer Research Fellowship

This award supports postdoctoral or clinical research fellows to establish a successful career path in cancer research.

Application Deadline: October 14, 2021


NCI Research Specialist (Core-based Scientist) Award (R50)

This FOA invites grant applications for the Research Specialist Award (R50) in any area of NCI-funded cancer research. This FOA is specifically for core/shared resource/central scientific support scientists and is designed to encourage the development of stable research career opportunities for exceptional scientists who want to continue to pursue research within the context of an existing NCI-funded basic, translational, clinical, or population science cancer research program, but not serve as independent investigators.

Application Deadline: November 1, 2021