NCI at a Glance
NCI is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training. Find information about NCI’s mission, organization, history, leadership, advisory boards, and visitor information.
Budget & Legislation
Find information about the NCI budget process, how the institute allocates its budget to achieve research goals, recent budget trends, and legislation and congressional activities that impact NCI.
NCI Director Dr. W. Kimryn Rathmell
Learn about Dr. Rathmell’s background and cancer research interests.
Careers at NCI
Find employment, fellowship, intern, postdoctoral, and advocacy opportunities at NCI.
NCI Budget Fact Book
A summary of NCI's expenditures for fiscal year 2022, as well as funding policies related to research grant awards.
Priorities and Initiatives
NCI Fiscal Year 2025 Professional Judgment Budget Proposal
Each year, NCI prepares a professional judgment budget to lead progress against cancer.
Are You Ready to Contribute to Progress Against Cancer?
NCI joins the cancer community in advancing the goals of the National Cancer Plan. Read the plan and join us!
NCI Equity and Inclusion Program
Learn how NCI will help end structural racism in biomedical research and why the program was launched.