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Predoctoral Candidates

A listing of links for information on individual or institutional awards for predoctoral or postdoctoral candidates or mentored new faculty who are pursuing careers in cancer prevention, control, behavioral, and population sciences or transdisciplinary sciences.  Please see the links for additional details.

F30 - Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) for Individual Predoctoral MD/PhD Fellows and Other Dual Doctoral Degree Fellows
The purpose of the NCI F30 award is to support promising predoctoral applicants who have the potential to become productive, independent, highly trained physician-scientists and other clinician-scientists, including patient-oriented researchers in their scientific mission areas. Applicants are encouraged to submit applications during the first three years of dual-degree training to ensure that at least one year of graduate research training will remain at the time of award.NCI requires a clear cancer focus in both graduate research training and medical training during the last two years of medical school.
Area(s) of Discipline: Basic Sciences

F31 - Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for Individual Predoctoral Fellows
The purpose of the NCI F31 award is to support promising doctoral candidates who will be performing dissertation research and training in scientific health-related fields relevant to the mission of the NCI during the tenure of the award. Applicants are encouraged to submit applications during the first three years of training to ensure that at least one year of dissertation-stage research training will remain at the time of award.
Area(s) of Discipline: Basic Sciences

T32 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grants
This program provides grants to eligible institutions to develop or enhance predoctoral and postdoctoral research training opportunities in biomedical and behavioral research., including annual NRSA stipends for trainees and institutional allowances to defray trainees' expenses.
Area(s) of Discipline: Basic Sciences

R25T - Cancer Education and Career Development Program
This program provides grants to eligible institutions to train predoctoral and postdoctoral candidates in cancer research settings that are highly interdisciplinary and collaborative, particularly in the areas of cancer prevention and control research. The award provides support for direct costs for curriculum-based, multidisciplinary didactic research training experiences and includes salary and research development support for the institutional trainees' careers.
Area(s) of Discipline: Cancer Prevention, Control, Behavioral and Population Sciences, Transdisciplinary Sciences

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