Grants to NCI-Designated Cancer Centers

NCI-designated cancer centers are institutions dedicated to research to develop more effective approaches to prevent, diagnose, and treat cancer.  Find an NCI designated cancer center near you and learn about its patient services and research capabilities.

Grant count and amounts include Cancer Moonshot funding.

NCI-Designated Cancer Center Totals, FY 2017
(Dollars in Thousands)
Mechanism Count Amount
Total P30s 69 $289,216
Planning Grants (P20s) 33 7,634
Other P20, P30 & U41* 0

16,160

Total Cancer Centers 102 $313,010

*Per the National Institutes of Health's Office of Extramural Research (OER) "Count Rules" & guidelines policy, updated each fiscal year with limits based on the cost center and division; this category is to be reported as zero.

NCI-Designated Cancer Centers by State (P30 Core Grants), FY 2017
(Dollars in Thousands)
State Grantee Institution Code Count Amount
Alabama University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Core 1 $5,339
Arizona University of Arizona Comprehensive Core 1 3,533
California Burnham Institute for Medical Research Basic Core 1 3,887
City of Hope/Beckman Research Institute Comprehensive Core 1 2,447
Salk Institute for Biological Studies Basic Core 1 3,093
Stanford University Clinical Core 1 3,338
University of California Davis Comprehensive Core 1 3,431
University of California Irvine Comprehensive Core 1 2,317
University of California Los Angeles Comprehensive Core 1 4,336
University of California San Diego Comprehensive Core 1 4,152
University of California San Francisco Comprehensive Core 1 6,825
University of Southern California Comprehensive Core 1 6,323
Colorado University of Colorado Denver Comprehensive Core 1 3,988
Connecticut Yale University Comprehensive Core 1 3,110
District of Columbia Georgetown University Comprehensive Core 1 2,425
Florida H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute Comprehensive Core 1 2,991
Georgia Emory University Clinical Core 1 2,686
Hawaii University of Hawaii at Manoa Comprehensive Core 1 2,156
Illinois Northwestern University at Chicago Comprehensive Core 1 4,923
University of Chicago Comprehensive Core 1 4,531
Indiana Indiana Univ-Purdue Univ at Indianapolis Clinical Core 1 2,849
Purdue University West Lafayette Basic Core 1 1,545
Iowa University of Iowa Comprehensive Core 1 2,694
Kansas University of Kansas Medical Center Clinical Core 1 2,601
Kentucky University of Kentucky Clinical Core 1 2,421
Maine Jackson Laboratory Basic Core 1 2,100
Maryland Johns Hopkins University Comprehensive Core 1 7,179
University of Maryland Baltimore Clinical Core 1 2,266
Massachusetts
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Comprehensive Core 1 11,855
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Basic Core 1 3,573
Michigan University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Comprehensive Core 1 6,247
Wayne State University Comprehensive Core 1 2,606
Minnesota Mayo Clinic in Rochester Comprehensive Core 1 6,625
University of Minnesota Twin Cities Comprehensive Core 1 3,738
Missouri Washington University Comprehensive Core 1 4,550
Nebraska University of Nebraska Medical Center Clinical Core 1 2,107
New Hampshire Dartmouth College Comprehensive Core 1 3,283
New Jersey Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Comprehensive Core 1 2,946
New Mexico University of New Mexico Clinical Core 1 2,548
New York Albert Einstein College of Medicine Yeshiva University Clinical Core 1 3,646
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Basic Core 1 4,395
Columbia University Health Sciences Comprehensive Core 1 4,052
Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Clinical Core 1 2,373
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Res Comprehensive Core 1 12,684
New York University School of Medicine Clinical Core 1 2,821
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corp Comprehensive Core 1 4,052
North Carolina Duke University Comprehensive Core 1 5,909
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Comprehensive Core 1 7,504
Wake Forest University Health Sciences Comprehensive Core 1 2,325
Ohio Case Western Reserve University Comprehensive Core 1 5,301
Ohio State University Comprehensive Core 1 5,381
Oregon Oregon Health and Science University Clinical Core 1 2,485
Pennsylvania Fox Chase Cancer Center Comprehensive Core 1 2,764
Thomas Jefferson University Clinical Core 1 3,041
University of Pennsylvania Comprehensive Core 1 7,873
University of Pittsburgh at Pittsburgh Comprehensive Core 1 5,361
Wistar Institute Basic Core 1 2,646
South Carolina Medical University of South Carolina Clinical Core 1 2,239
Tennessee St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Comprehensive Core 1 6,238
Vanderbilt University Comprehensive Core 1 6,195
Texas Baylor College of Medicine Clinical Core 1 3,625
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Comprehensive Core 1 10,559
University of Texas San Antonio Health Science Center Clinical Core 1 2,093
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Clinical Core 1 2,655
Utah University of Utah Clinical Core 1 2,633
Virginia University of Virginia Charlottesville Clinical Core 1 2,679
Virginia Commonwealth University Clinical Core 1 2,184
Washington Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Comprehensive Core 1 9,617
Wisconsin University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Core 1 4,320
Total Cancer Centers 102 $313,010

  • Posted: February 16, 2018