Extramural Funding

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Overall, NCI obligations for its extramural program, which includes grants and contracts, totaled $3.687 billion in FY 2015.

  • Obligations for grants totaled approximately 84% of extramural funding
  • Obligations for contracts totaled approximately 16% of extramural funding
  • Overall, extramural obligations amounted to approximately 74% of the NCI budget in FY 2015

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Grant Funding, FY 2015
(Whole Dollars)
Type Amount Percent
Research Project Grants (RPGs) $2,092,634,914 56.8%
Cancer Centers/Specialized Centers (SPORES) 509,474,614 13.8%
National Research Service Award (NRSA) 69,803,491 1.9%
Other Research Grants 410,095,723 11.1%
Grants Subtotal $3,082,008,742 83.6%
Contracts Funding, FY 2015
(Whole Dollars)
Type Amount Percent
Research & Development (R&D) Contracts $596,951,243 16.2%
Buildings & Facilities 8,000,000 0.2%
Contracts Subtotal $604,951,243 16.4%
  • Posted: December 16, 2016