Together, they focus on a shared goal:

Creating a world without cancer.

Research

Funding Opportunities:
External Funding Opportunities

National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institute

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline
NIH Fusion Oncoproteins in Childhood Cancers (FusOnC2) Consortium (U54) November 15, 2017

NIH Innovative Research in Cancer Nanotechnology (IRCN) (R01)

November 21, 2017

NIH Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research 

November 27, 2017

NIH- NCI Outstanding Investigator Award (R35)

November 28, 2017

NIH Approaches to Identify and Care for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes (U01)

January 9, 2018

NIH NCI Research Specialist (Laboratory-based Scientist) Award (R50)

January 17, 2018
NIH NCI Research Specialist (Core-based Scientist) Award (R50) January 17, 2018

NIH-NCI Feasibility and Planning Studies for Development of Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) to Investigate Cancer Health Disparities (P20) 

January 18, 2018

NIH-NIDDK Research Education Program Grants for Summer Research Experiences (R25)

January 25, 2018

NIH-NCI Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for years 2018, 2019 and 2020 (P50)

January 25, 2018

NIH Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary and Integrative Health (P01)

January 25, 2018
NIH National Cancer Institute Program Project Applications (P01) January 25, 2018

NIH Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics Approaches for Nutrition Research (R01)

February 5, 2018

NIH Advancing Translational and Clinical Probiotic/Prebiotic and Human Microbiome Research (R01)

February 5, 2018

NIH Potential Effects of Metformin on Aging and Age-Related Conditions: Small-Scale Clinical Studies and Secondary Analysis of Controlled Clinical Studies (R01)

February 5, 2018

NIH Academic-Industrial Partnerships to Translate and Validate in vivo Cancer Imaging Systems (R01)

February 5, 2018

NIH Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Required)

February 5, 2018

NIH The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R01)

  • R21  Deadline: February 16
  • R03 Deadline: February 16
February 5, 2018

NIH Addressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions among Immigrant Populations

  • R01  Deadline: February 5
  • R21  Deadline: February 16
February 5, 2018

NIH End-of-Life Palliative Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with Serious Illnesses

  • R01  Deadline: February 5
  • R21  Deadline: February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity

February 5, 2018

NIH Examination of Survivorship Care Planning Efficacy and Impact 

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
  February 5, 2018

NIH Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Palliative Care Needs of Individuals with Rare Advanced Diseases and Their Family Caregivers

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Improving Outcomes in Cancer Treatment-Related Cardiotoxicity

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Oral Anticancer Agents: Utilization, Adherence, and Health Care Delivery

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
February 5, 2018

NIH Reducing Overscreening for Breast, Cervical, and Colorectal Cancers among Older Adults

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival

  •   R01 February 5
  •   R21 February 16
 February 5, 2018

NIH Multidisciplinary Urologic Research (KURe) Career Development Program (K12)

February 13, 2018
NIH George M. O’Brien Urology Cooperative Research Centers Program (U54) February 13, 2018

NIH-NCI Assay Validation of High Quality Markers for Clinical Studies in Cancer (UH2/UH3) 

February 14, 2018

NIH Early Phase Clinical Trials in Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions (R01)

February 14, 2018

NIH Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, & Management in Pain Research (R21)

February 16, 2018

NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Clinical Trial Required)

February 16, 2018

NIH Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (K18)

March 6, 2018

Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp)

Deadlines vary by program
NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Improving Graduate Student Preparedness for Entering the Workforce, Opportunities for Supplemental Support Deadlines vary by program
NIH Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers Deadlines vary by program
HHS-AHRQ Announces Continued Interest in Career Development and Dissertation Awards Deadlines vary by program

National Science Foundation

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline
NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Integrated NSF Support Promoting Interdisciplinary Research and Education (INSPIRE) Open

Limited Submission: NSF Partnerships for Innovation (PFI)

(Must be sent through internal Purdue process)

Internal Deadline: Preproposal due to EVPRPlimited@purdue.edu by December 4th.


Sponsor Deadline: February 1

Department of Defense / CDMRP

NEW submission portal

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline

DOD-CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP): Era of Hope Scholar Award II

Letter of Intent due November 21, 2017 Application due December 6, 2017

DOD-CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP): Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 II Letter of Intent due November 21, 2017 Application due December 6, 2017
DOD-CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP): Breakthrough Fellowship Award II Letter of Intent due November 21, 2017 Application due December 6, 2017

DOD-CDMRP Kidney Cancer Research Program

  • Pre-application: December 20
  • Application: January 4
 December 20, 2017

DOD-DARPA Biological Technologies Office Open BAA

April 26, 2018

AACR/ACS Funding Opportunities

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline
   

Other

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline

California Table Grape Commission 2018-19 Health Research Grant Program

November 30, 2017

2018 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Catalyst Grant

December 15, 2017

HHMI Medical Research Fellows Program 2018 Competition

January 11, 2018

Whitehall Foundation Grant Programs

January 15, 2018

PhRMA Foundation

Deadlines vary by program

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network – NCI, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research KRAS Travel Scholarship

OPEN

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

OPEN

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

LOI accepted year-round
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine’s 2016 NRC Research Associateship Programs Multiple deadlines

Mathers Charitable Foundation Grants

No specified deadline

NASA Human Exploration Research Opportunities

Various

Mathers Charitable Foundation Grants

No specified deadlines

The PEER Health/Philippines concept note solicitation

Various deadlines

Charles Koch Foundation Grants

Proposals accepted continuously
Mathers Charitable Foundation Grants for supporting fundamental basic research in the life sciences No specified deadlines

 

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