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 Intensive Longitudinal Analysis of Health Behaviors: Leveraging New Technologies to Understand Health Behaviors (U24)

September 25, 2017

NIH Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award for Early Stage Investigators (R35)

October 3, 2017

NIH The Impact of Microenvironment on Lung Progenitor Cell Function (R01)

October 4, 2017

NIH Early-Stage Preclinical Validation of Therapeutic Leads for Diseases of Interest to the NIDDK (R01)

October 5, 2017

NIH Integration of Individual Residential Histories into Cancer Research (R01)

October 5, 2017

NIH NLM Express Research Grants in Biomedical Informatics (R01)

October 5, 2017
NIH Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics Approaches for Nutrition Research (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH Neural Regulation of Cancer (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH Investigations on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH Synthetic Biology for Engineering Applications (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH Discovery of Small Molecule Immunomodulators for Cancer Therapy (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH Using Small Molecules and Molecular Genetics to Identify Novel Targets and Mechanisms Contributing to Tumor Immune Evasion (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH Assay Development and Screening for Discovery of Chemical Probes or Therapeutic Agents (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH The Interplay of Cell Death Pathways in Cancer Cell Survival and Resistance to Therapy (R01) October 5, 2017
NIH NIBIB Trailblazer Award for New and Early Stage Investigators (R21) October 5, 2017
NIH Research on the Mechanisms and/or Behavioral Outcomes of Multisensory Processing (R01)  October 5, 2017
NIH Predicting Behavioral Responses to Population-Level Cancer Control Strategies (R21) October 7, 2017

Administrative Supplements for Research on Dietary Supplements (Admin Supp)

October 15, 2017

NIH Small Grants for Secondary Analyses of Existing Data Sets and Stored Biospecimens (R03)

October 16, 2017

NIH Integration of Individual Residential Histories into Cancer Research (R21)

October 16, 2017

NIH Neural Regulation of Cancer (R21)

October 16, 2017
NIH Investigations on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases (R03) October 16, 2017
NIH Investigations on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases (R21) October 16, 2017
NIH Mechanisms of Cancer and Treatment-related Symptoms and Toxicities (R21) October 16, 2017
NIH The Interplay of Cell Death Pathways in Cancer Cell Survival and Resistance to Therapy (R21) October 16, 2017
NIH Precompetititve Collaboration on Liquid Biopsy for Early Cancer Assessment (U01) October 24, 2017
Consortium on Translational Research in Early Detection of Liver Cancer: Translational Research Centers (U01) October 24, 2017
Consortium on Translational Research in Early Detection of Liver Cancer: Data Management and Coordinating Center October 24, 2017
NIH Innovative Adaptations to Simplify Existing Technologies for Manipulation and Analysis of Glycans October 27, 2017
NIH Novel and Innovative Tools to Facilitate Identification, Tracking, Manipulation, and Analysis of Glycans and their Functions (U01) October 27, 2017
NIH Bench Testing Therapeutic/Indication Pairing Strategies (UG3/UH3) October 30, 2017
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 Approaches to Identify and Care for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes (U01)

January 9, 2018

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

January 25, 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

Department of Defense / CDMRP

NEW submission portal

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline

DOD-CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP): Innovator Award II  

Pre-application due October 6, 2017; Invited application due December 27, 2017
DOD-CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP): Breakthrough Award Levels 3 and 4 II Pre-application due October 6, 2017; Invited application due December 27, 2017
DOD-CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP): Distinguished Investigator Award II Pre-application due October 6, 2017; Invited application due December 27, 2017

DOD-AMRMC BAA for Extramural Medical Research

September 30, 2017

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-DARPA Biological Technologies Office Open BAA

April 26, 2018

 

AACR/ACS Funding Opportunities

Other

Funding Agency & Grant/Award Name Deadline

PhRMA Foundation

Deadlines vary by program

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

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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