External Funding

Updated: March 2020

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Featured cancer-focused external funding opportunities:

SponsorTitleDue DateCategoryType
Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Breast Cancer Research Program: Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 203/12/2020Non-Limited
Research
Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Breast Cancer Research Program: Era of Hope Scholar Award03/12/2020Non-Limited
Research
V Foundation for Cancer Research
V Foundation V Scholar Cancer Research Grant03/13/2020LimitedResearch
Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Breast Cancer Research Program: Breakthrough Award Level 303/13/2020Non-Limited
Research
Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Breast Cancer Research Program: Breakthrough Award Level 403/13/2020Non-Limited
Research
Dept. of Defense (DOD)
Breast Cancer Research Program: Innovator Award03/13/2020Non-Limited
Research
Sontag Foundation
Brain Cancer Distinguished Scientist Award (DSA) 03/16/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Florida Breast Cancer Foundation
Education Grants03/16/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
Damon Runyon Postdoctoral Fellowship Award03/17/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Centers for Disease Control and PreventionPublic Health and Health Systems Partnerships to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening in Clinical Settings03/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Co-infection and Cancer (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)03/17/2020
06/16/2020
10/16/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
http://The John Quale Travel Fellowship Program03/18/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Radiobiology of High Linear Energy Transfer (High LET) Exposure in Cancer Treatment (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)03/19/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)NCI Clinical and Translational Exploratory/Developmental Studies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)03/20/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)NCI Clinical and Translational Exploratory/Developmental Studies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)03/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Prostate Cancer FoundationYoung Investigator Awards in Prostate Cancer Research03/23/2020Non-LimitedResearch
University of Florida
Training Opportunities: Florida-California Cancer Research, Education & Engagement (CaRE2) Health Equity Center04/01/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R21- Clinical Trial Not Allowed)04/01/2020Non-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 Services04/01/2020Non-LimitedResearch
American Cancer Society
Research Scholar Grants04/02/2020Non-LimitedResearch
V Foundation for Cancer Research
Translational Cancer Research Grant Program04/03/2020LimitedResearch
PfizerTargeted Therapy in Colorectal Cancer Competitive Grant Program04/13/2020Non-LimitedResearch
PfizerMAPK inhibition in Melanoma Competitive Grant Program04/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)HIV/AIDS and the Tumor Niche (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)04/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Prostate Cancer Foundation
PCF Challenge Awards For Metastatic, Lethal Prostate Cancer04/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Elsa U. Pardee Foundation
Cancer Research Grants04/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
CDMRP Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Discovery Award04/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)04/30/2020
11/17/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)National Cancer Institute Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)05/07/2020
05/25/2020
09/07/02020
09/25/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)05/07/2020
06/16/2020
09/07/2020
10/16/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)https://ufresearch.infoready4.com/#competitionDetail/180112105/07/2020
06/24/2020
09/07/2020
10/20/2020
09/25/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Research in Cancer Nanotechnology (IRCN) (R01)05/21/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Brander Beacons Cancer Research
Cancer Research Funding05/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Neural Regulation of Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)05/27/2020
10/21/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Neural Regulation of Cancer (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)05/27/2020
10/21/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-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)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI- Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U54 Clinical Trial Optional)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
UF Office of Research
Early Career Funding Opportunities05/31/2020Special Announcement
Research
Tell Every Amazing Lady About Ovarian Cancer (TEAL)
T.E.A.L.® Medical Research and Awareness Program Beneficiary RFP05/31/2020Non-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
B*Cured
Brain Cancer Research Investigator Grant04/01/2021Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)04/30/2020
11/17/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Development of Clinical Quality Measures to Improve Diagnosis05/04/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Integration of Imaging and Fluid-Based Tumor Monitoring in Cancer Therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)05/07/2020
06/05/2020
09/07/2020
Non-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)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U2C Clinical Trial Optional)05/28/2020
09/29/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/05/2020
10/05/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Fundamental Mechanisms of Affective and Decisional Processes in Cancer Control (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/05/2020
10/05/2020
Non-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)06/05/2020
10/05/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Exploratory Grants in Cancer Epidemiology (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/08/2020
10/08/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Development of Innovative Informatics Methods and Algorithms for Cancer Research and Management (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Early-Stage Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Advanced Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Sustained Support for Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trials Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (U01 Clinical Trials Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)06/09/2020
11/18/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/10/2020
10/14/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/10/2020
10/14/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Information Ecosystem (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/10/2020
10/14/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Information Ecosystem (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/10/2020
10/14/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Modulating Intestinal Microbiota to Enhance Protective Immune Responses against Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/10/2020
11/6/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Modulating Intestinal Microbiota to Enhance Protective Immune Responses against Cancer (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/10/2020
11/06/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Intervening with Cancer Caregivers to Improve Patient Health Outcomes and Optimize Health Care Utilization (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/16/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/16/2020
10/16/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Paul Calabresi Career Development Award for Clinical Oncology (K12 Clinical Trial Optional)06/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/18/2020
11/19/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)NCI Clinical and Translational Exploratory/Developmental Studies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/19/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/24/2020
10/22/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/24/2020
10/22/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/24/2020
10/22/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/24/2020
10/22/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (P50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/24/2020
10/22/20020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Basic and Translational Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)07/02/2020
11/6/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Basic and Translational Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)7/02/2020
11/06/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Research Projects in Cancer Systems Biology (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)07/10/2020
11/17/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Imaging, Biomarkers and Digital Pathomics for the Early Detection of Premetastatic Aggressive Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)07/10/2020
12/10/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Provocative Questions (PQs) in Multiple Myeloma Disparities Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)07/15/2020
11/15/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)https://ufresearch.infoready4.com/#competitionDetail/178953707/15/2020
11/15/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
NSF
Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Includes the description of NSF Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)07/27/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Physical Sciences-Oncology Network (PS-ON): Physical Sciences-Oncology Projects (PS-OP) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Participant Engagement and Cancer Genome Sequencing (PE-CGS): Research Centers (U2C Clinical Trial Optional)07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Participant Engagement and Cancer Genome Sequencing (PE-CGS): Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Dept. of Defense (DOD)CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Dept. of Defense (DOD)CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research Program Ovarian Cancer Academy – Early-Career Investigator Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Dept. of Defense (DOD)CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research Program Pilot Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Informatics Technology for Cancer Research Education Resource (UE5 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)07/31/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)http://Provocative Questions (PQs) in Cancer with an Underlying HIV Infection (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)08/03/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Maximizing the Scientific Value of Existing Biospecimen Collections (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)08/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Thrasher Research Fund
Early Career Awards in Pediatric Research09/15/2020Non-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
Department of Defense (DOD)CDMRP Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award10/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
American Cancer Society
Clinician Scientist Development Grant (CSDG)10/16/2020Non-LimitedResearch