New Extramural Funding

Updated: February 12, 2018

The following is a list of the most recently announced cancer-focused extramural funding opportunities.

National Institutes of Health

Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Not Allowed) — Due dates vary by awarding IC

Cancer Prevention and Control Clinical Trials Grant Program (R01 Clinical Trial Required) — LOI Deadline: 2/15/18   Application Deadline: 3/15/18

National Cancer Institute’s Investigator-Initiated Early Phase Clinical Trials for Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (R01 Clinical Trial Required)  — LOI Deadline: 2/15/18   Application Deadline: 3/15/18

Addressing the Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages Among Immigrant Populations (R21) — Application Deadline: 2/16/18

Education and Health: New Frontiers (R01) Clinical Trial Optional  (R21) Clinical Trial Optional (R03) Clinical Trial Optional — Application Deadline: 2/16/18

Methodology and Measurement in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — Application Deadline: 2/16/18

Population Health Interventions: Integrating Individual and Group Level Evidence (R21) –Clinical Trial Not Allowed — Application Deadline: 2/16/18

Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R21) — Application Deadline: 2/16/18

NCI Clinical and Translational Exploratory/Developmental Studies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional — Application Deadline: 2/20/18

NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research (NCI Omnibus R03 Clinical Trial Optional) — Application Deadline: 2/28/18

Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (K18 Clinical Trial Required) — Application Deadline: 3/6/18

Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — LOI Deadline: 3/11/18   Application Deadline: 4/11/18

Predicting Behavioral Responses to Population-Level Cancer Control Strategies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — LOI Deadline: 3/11/18   Application Deadline: 4/11/18

Quantitative Imaging Tools and Methods for Cancer Response Assessment (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) — LOI Deadline: 4/9/18   Application Deadline: 5/9/18

Quantitative Imaging Tools and Methods for Cancer Therapy Response Assessment (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) — LOI Deadline: 4/9/18   Application Deadline: 5/9/18

Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)  (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — Application Deadline: 4/11/18

Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — LOI Deadline: 4/30/18   Application Deadline: 5/30/18

Traceback Testing: Increasing Identification and Genetic Counseling of Mutation Carriers through Family-based Outreach (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) — LOI Deadline: 5/5/18   Application Deadline: 6/5/18

Integration of Imaging and Fluid-Based Tumor Monitoring in Cancer Therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) — Application Deadline: 6/5/18

Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Media Environment (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)  (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — Application Deadline: 6/13/18

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)  (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) — Application Deadline: 6/27/18

 

Circle of Hope for Cancer Research

2 awards of $10,000 are available for young investigators pursuing careers in cancer research.

 

The Sontag Foundation

2018 Distinguished Scientist Award — Application Deadline: 3/14/18

 

Pfizer

Advances in Adjuvant Treatment in Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) — Application Deadline: 3/15/18

EGFR Targeted-Therapies in Lung Cancer — Application Deadline: 3/15/18

Treatment Advances in Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) — Application Deadline: 3/15/18

 

Prostate Cancer Foundation

2018 Young Investigator Awards — Application Deadline: 3/19/18

2018 PCF Challenge Awards — Application Deadline: 4/23/18

 

B*CURED

2018 Brain Cancer Research Investigator Grant — Application Deadline: 4/1/18

 

When Everyone Survives Foundation

Proposals for Innovative Research in Leukemia — Application Deadline: 4/1/18