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Grant Funding & Process
NCI funds a range of cancer research activities through various mechanisms. Find cancer research funding opportunities and learn about the NCI grants process.
NCI offers training in cancer research for people at every level, from high school students to professionals with established careers. Find training opportunities at NCI and across the United States.
Latest News and Initiatives
Request for Information (RFI)
NCI is seeking comments and suggestions on potential approaches and innovations to support early career, mentored cancer researchers, and trainees. Submit responses by December 29, 2023.
Training and Supporting a Diverse and Robust Workforce
Learn more about strategies in the National Cancer Plan to build a diverse and robust cancer research and care workforce.
Fiscal Year 2024 Budget Challenges and Interim Paylines Explained
Dr. Lowy discusses the impact of the continuing resolution and shares fiscal year 2024 interim paylines.
Inside Cancer Careers Podcast
The Center for Cancer Training podcast will feature NCI enterprise-level research by highlighting topics of interest to cancer research trainees and invite guest speakers across cancer research organizations.Learn more about the Inside Cancer Careers Podcast
CRCHD Diversity Training
The Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) funds cancer research training for those from backgrounds underrepresented in cancer biomedical and behavioral sciences.Learn More