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NCI Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD)

The Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) is central to NCI’s efforts to reduce the unequal burden of cancer in our society via basic and community research, as well as networks, and to train the next generation of competitive researchers from diverse populations in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more.

  • Dialogue on Disparities

    Follow the blog to stay up to date on cancer health disparities issues, read spotlights on promising projects and researchers, and more.

  • Funding for Training

    CRCHD is committed to training and developing a strong, diverse workforce of cancer researchers.

    Of note: The Youth Enjoy Science (YES) Research Education Program (R25) has been extended to include a September 25 application due date.

  • Basic and Translational Disparities Research Funding

    CRCHD supports basic and translational research funding opportunities in cancer health disparities.

    Of note: October 18 is the next due date for P20 SPOREs in Cancer Health Disparities.

  • CURE Distinguished Scholars Seminars

    Through these seminars, CRCHD honors some of its most accomplished scholars, mentors and champions, as well as their achievements in the CURE Program.

  • Learn About the New iCURE Program

    iCURE supports mentored research experiences of undergraduate students, post-baccalaureate and post-master’s individuals, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in the NCI research community. iCURE encourages the participation of individuals from underrepresented populations.

  • Contact CRCHD Staff

    Find CRCHD staff contact information.