Cancer Moonshot℠ - Obligations by Budget Mechanism
With $300 million appropriated for Cancer Moonshot activities in fiscal year (FY) 2018, funding was allocated into four budget mechanisms: research grants, R&D contracts, intramural research, and research management and support, as shown in the chart below.
Similar to the institute’s annual appropriation, NCI reports Cancer Moonshot obligations by funding mechanism.
|Type of Mechanism||Mechanism||Number||Amount|
|Research Project Grants (RPGs)||Competing||26||$59,520,038|
|Subtotal, without SBIR||46||$86,242,568|
||Cancer Centers Grants-P30s||0||$10,954,951|
|Other Research||Resource Grants-U24s/U2Cs||15||$93,173,756|
|Subtotal, Other Research||15||$93,173,756|
|Subtotal, Research Grants||79||$255,818,392|
|Research Management & Support||0||$45,222|
|R&D Contracts||R&D Contracts||7||$38,802,916|
|Subtotal, R&D Contracts||28||$45,213,737|
|Includes FY 2017 Cures-Moonshot Carryover obligations.|