External Funding

Updated: May 2020

Featured cancer-focused external funding opportunities:

SponsorTitleDue DateCategoryType
Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer ResearchGabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research 2020 Grant Application05/29/2020LimitedResearch
Lung Cancer Research Foundation (LCRF)
Lung Cancer Research Foundation: 2020 LCRF Research Grant on Disparities in Lung Cancer05/29/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
Tell Every Amazing Lady About Ovarian Cancer (TEAL)
T.E.A.L.® Medical Research and Awareness Program Beneficiary RFP05/31/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Tell Every Amazing Lady About Ovarian Cancer (TEAL)T.E.A.L.® Medical Research and Awareness Program Beneficiary RFP05/31/2020Non-LimitedResearch
UF Office of Research
Early Career Funding Opportunities05/31/2020Special Announcement
Research
CURECURE - Cancer Support Scholarship06/01/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
When Everyone Survives Foundation (WES Leukemia Research Foundation)WES 2020 Research Grants06/01/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Early Investigator Research Award06/04/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Physician Research Award06/04/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Mark Foundation for Cancer ResearchThe Mark Foundation Emerging Leader Awards - Cancer research06/04/2020Non-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)Integration of Imaging and Fluid-Based Tumor Monitoring in Cancer Therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)06/05/2020
09/07/2020
Non-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
North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS)North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) : Basic/Translational Science Investigator (BTSI)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Required)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Required)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Clinical Trial Required)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIAID Physician-Scientist Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00 Clinical Trial Required)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIAID Physician-Scientist Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS)
North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) : Basic/Translational Science Investigator (BTSI)06/12/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Research Program Award (R35 Clinical Trial Optional)06/15/2020Non-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)
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)Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)06/16/2020
09/07/2020
10/16/2020
Non-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
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Melanoma, Idea Award06/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Melanoma, Mid-Career Accelerator Award06/22/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH Directors Early Independence Awards (DP5 Clinical Trial Optional)06/23/2020LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD, Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Level 306/24/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD, Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Level 406/24/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD, Breast Cancer, Innovator Award06/24/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD, Breast Cancer, Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award06/24/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Prevent Cancer Foundation<a Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Granthref="https://s3z7w3t3.rocketcdn.me/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/FY20_Grant_Guidelines.pdf">Research Grant06/24/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Prevent Cancer FoundationFellowsPrevent Cancer Foundation: Fellowshiphip Grant06/24/2020Non-LimitedTraining/Career
National Cancer Center (NCI)NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research for Years 2020, 2021, and 2022 (NCI Omnibus R03 Clinical Trial Optional)06/24/2020
09/07/2020
10/20/2020
Non-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
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Clinical Trial Award06/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Health Disparity Research Award06/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Population Science and Outcomes Research Award06/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Translational Science Award06/25/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Damon Runyon Cancer Research FoundationDamon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award07/01/2020Non-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
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Lung Cancer, Career Development Award07/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Lung Cancer, Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award07/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Kidney Cancer, Concept Award07/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Kidney Cancer, Concept Award07/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Kidney Cancer, Concept Award07/15/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)https://ufresearch.infoready4.com/#competitionDetail/178953707/15/2020
11/15/2020
Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Proteogenomics Research Award07/16/2020Non-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
Department of Defense (DOD)
CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research Program Pilot Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research, Behavioral Health Science Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research, Career Development Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research, Translational Team Science Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research, Virtual Cancer Center Director Award07/30/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department 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 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)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
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
Department of Defense (DOD)DoD Kidney Cancer, Translational Research Partnership Award08/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Kidney Cancer, Academy of Kidney Cancer Investigators – Early-Career Investigator Award08/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Kidney Cancer, Translational Research Partnership Award08/05/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)Maximizing the Scientific Value of Existing Biospecimen Collections (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)08/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Pfizer
NCCN / Pfizer: Phase I/II Clinical Trials of Axitinib in the Treatment of Melanoma, Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Colorectal Cancer08/12/2020Non-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 Prostate Cancer, Idea Development Award08/27/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Required)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 Independent Clinical Trial Required)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 Independent Clinical Trial Required)09/07/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)National Cancer Institute Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/07/02020
09/25/2020
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
Department of Defense (DOD)
DoD Prostate Cancer, Prostate Cancer Pathology Resource Network Award09/10/2020Non-LimitedResearch
Thrasher Research Fund
Early Career Awards in Pediatric Research09/15/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI- Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)
Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (U54 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)09/29/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (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
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
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
American Cancer Society
Clinician Scientist Development Grant (CSDG)10/16/2020Non-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
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 Cancer Center (NCI)Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)11/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
National Cancer Center (NCI)Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)11/17/2020Non-LimitedResearch
B*Cured
Brain Cancer Research Investigator Grant04/01/2021Non-LimitedResearch
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Metastasis Research Network (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)05/28/2021Non-LimitedResearch