External Funding

Updated: August 2020

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Featured cancer-focused external funding opportunities:

SponsorTitleDue DateCategoryType
Pfizer
NCCN / Pfizer: Phase I/II Clinical Trials of Axitinib in the Treatment of Melanoma, Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Colorectal Cancer08/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Pfizer
Pfizer: Prostate Cancer Disparities Project08/13/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH Director’s New Innovator Award Program (DP2 Clinical Trial Optional)08/21/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Pancreatic Cancer, Idea Development Award08/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Pancreatic Cancer, Translational Research Partnership Award08/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
National Organization for Rare Disorders Invites Proposals for Studies of PMP, NEHI08/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Idea Development Award08/27/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF)
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF):2020 Research Fellow Award08/28/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Elsa U. Pardee Foundation
Cancer ResPardee Foundation: Proposals for Cancer Researchearch Grants08/31/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
American Association for Cancer: AACR Clinical Oncology Research (CORE) Training Fellowships08/31/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Kidney Cancer, Clinical Consortium – Clinical Trial Site Award09/02/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Kidney Cancer, Idea Development Award09/02/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Kidney Cancer, Postdoctoral and Clinical Fellowship Award09/02/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Integration of Imaging and Fluid-Based Tumor Monitoring in Cancer Therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Co-infection and Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)National Cancer Institute Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/07/2020
09/25/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)09/07/2020
10/12/2020
01/07/2021
Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)09/07/2020
10/12/2020
01/07/2021
Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)09/07/2020
10/12/2020
01/07/2021
Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)09/07/2020
10/12/2020
01/07/2021
Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Clinical Trial Required)09/07/2020
10/12/2020
01/07/2021
Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Required)09/07/2020
10/12/2020
01/07/2021
Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)09/07/2020
10/16/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research for Years 2020, 2021, and 2022 (NCI Omnibus R03 Clinical Trial Optional)09/07/2020
10/20/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD, Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 209/08/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD, Breast Cancer, Era of Hope Scholar Award09/08/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Pfizer
NCCN/Pfizer: Adoption of Biosimilars in Oncology09/09/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF)
Lymphoma Research Foundation: Scientific Research Mentoring Program09/09/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF)
Lymphoma Research Foundation: Clinical Investigator Career Development Award (2021-2024)09/09/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Prostate Cancer Pathology Resource Network Award09/10/2020Non-LimitedResearch
PfizerPfizer: Addressing Racial Disparities in Cancer Care09/10/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)National Cancer Institute Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Metastasis Research Network (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)09/28/2020
05/28/2021
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI- Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U54 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U2C Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Clinical Characterization of Cancer Therapy-induced Adverse Sequelae and Mechanism-based Interventional Strategies (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Cancer Research Institute (CRI)
Cancer Research Institute: CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program10/01/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Mike Slive Foundation
The Mike Slive Foundation for Prostate Cancer Research10/01/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)10/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Fundamental Mechanisms of Affective and Decisional Processes in Cancer Control (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)10/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Program to Assess the Rigor and Reproducibility of Extracellular Vesicle-Derived Analytes for Cancer Detection (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Secondary Analysis and Integration of Existing Data to Elucidate the Genetic Architecture of Cancer Risk and Related Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/05/2020
02/05/2021
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Exploratory Grants in Cancer Epidemiology (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)10/08/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02 - Independent Clinical Trial Required)10/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)10/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)10/14/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)10/14/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Information Ecosystem (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)10/14/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Information Ecosystem (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)10/14/2020Non-LimitedResearch
American Cancer SocietyRFA: The Role of Health Policy and Health Insurance in Improving Access to and Performance of Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Services10/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)CDMRP Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award10/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)10/16/2020Non-LimitedResearch
American Cancer Society
Clinician Scientist Development Grant (CSDG)10/16/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Secondary Analysis and Integration of Existing Data to Elucidate the Genetic Architecture of Cancer Risk and Related Outcomes (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)10/16/2020
02/16/2021
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)NCI Clinical and Translational Exploratory/Developmental Studies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)10/20/2020
12/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Neural Regulation of Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/21/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Neural Regulation of Cancer (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/21/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA)
Melanoma Research Alliance and St. Baldrick’s Foundation: Young Investigator Awards in Pediatric Melanoma10/21/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (P50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Aging, Cancer-Initiating Cells, and Cancer Development (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)10/27/2020
02/17/2021
Non-LimitedResearch
Cancer Research Institute (CRI)
Cancer Research Institute: Clinic & Laboratory Integration Program (CLIP)11/01/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA)
Melanoma Research Alliance and St. Baldrick’s Foundation: Young Investigator Awards in Pediatric Melanoma11/04/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Basic and Translational Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)11/06/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Basic and Translational Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)11/06/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Modulating Intestinal Microbiota to Enhance Protective Immune Responses against Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)11/06/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Modulating Intestinal Microbiota to Enhance Protective Immune Responses against Cancer (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)11/06/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) Consortium: Biology, Therapy and Resistance (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)11/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Core Infrastructure Support for Cancer Epidemiology Cohorts (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)11/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Provocative Questions (PQs) in Multiple Myeloma Disparities Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)11/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Research Projects in Cancer Systems Biology (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)11/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)11/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Institute (NCI)Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)11/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Development of Innovative Informatics Methods and Algorithms for Cancer Research and Management (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Early-Stage Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Advanced Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Sustained Support for Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trials Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (U01 Clinical Trials Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)11/18/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)11/19/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Imaging, Biomarkers and Digital Pathomics for the Early Detection of Premetastatic Aggressive Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)12/10/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Alexs Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF)
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) and RUNX1 Research Program (RRP) Early Career Investigator Grant12/16/2020Non-LimitedResearch
B*Cured
Brain Cancer Research Investigator Grant04/01/2021Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Paul Calabresi Career Development Award for Clinical Oncology (K12 Clinical Trial Optional)06/17/2021Non-LimitedResearch