The Cancer Education and Career Development Program (R25T) develops and implements curriculum-dependent programs to train predoctoral and postdoctoral candidates in cancer research settings that are highly interdisciplinary and collaborative. This program is particularly applicable to cancer prevention and control, epidemiology, nutrition, and the behavioral and population sciences.
For more complete information, reference the program announcement and/or contact the program staff.
The last standard application receipt date for R25T applications is May 25, 2013; see NOT-CA-13-008. Because the standard receipt date falls on a weekend and a Federal holiday, the application deadline is automatically extended to May 28, 2013.
|Career Stage||Established Investigators (Associate or Full Professors)|
|Commitment||Recommended: 5 - 10%|
Salary support allowed.
|Duration of Award||Up to 5 yrs|
The R25T award is renewable.
R25T Program Eligibility Criteria
|Pre-doc: Post-doc Ratio|
|Foreign Trainee Ratio|
Program Participant Eligibility Criteria
|Citizenship, Foreign Nationals, and Student Visas||U.S. citizens and non-U.S. citizen/permanent residents are eligible to apply for this award.|
|Career Stage||Pre- and post-doctoral program participants.|
|Commitment||0-12.0 calendar months|
|Duration of Award||To be determined by the institution.|
(Minimum of 2 years. Duration usually 2-4 yrs)
R25T Allowable Costs
|Program PI||Salary support for leadership, management, coordination and evaluation of the Program, in accordance with the percent effort commitment to the Program.|
|Program Faculty||Salary support for design, development, implementation, and refinement of the specialized curriculum in accordance with the percent effort commitment to the Program. Partial salary for a dedicated administrator is allowable.|
|Advisory Committee||Salary support will not be provided to the Program Advisory Committee for their service.|
|Ancillary Personnel Support||Salary for mentors, secretarial and administrative assistance, etc., Not Allowed|
|Advertising||A small proportion of the budget can be used for advertising and recruitment|
|Other Program-Related Expenses||Consultant costs, equipment, supplies, travel for key persons, and other program-related expenses must be justified|
|F & A costs/Indirect costs||8%|
Financial Support for each R25T Program Participant
|Research Development Support: tuition/fees, supplies/equipment, travel, and statistical services|
Program Announcement & Related Links
|Current List of R25T Awards||http://fundedresearch.cancer.gov/nciportfolio/search/ResultManager?fy=PUB2012&mech=R25&pd=Susan+Perkins|
|Link to Main Peer Review Group NCI - F||http://era.nih.gov/roster/proster.cfm?CID=100453|
|Application Form and Details||http://apply07.grants.gov/apply/GetGrantFromFedgrants?opportunity=PAR-10-165|
|NCI Special Notes||http://www.cancer.gov/researchandfunding/cancertraining/outsidenci/R25T/specialnotes/NCI-R25T-Special-Institutional-Statement.pdf|