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Opportunities to Get Involved in NCI's Equity Efforts

Stakeholder input is critical to achieving the NCI Equity and Inclusion Program's goals. With that in mind, NCI has published requests for information (RFIs) seeking input and ideas that will lead to meaningful and lasting change.

NCI also continues to fund research on cancer disparities with the aim of preventing, overcoming, and mitigating those disparities. As new funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) become available, they will be listed below.

Open Funding Opportunities

FOA/Notice Number

Title

Open Date

Application
Due Date
PAR-21-322 Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 09/05/21

10/05/21
02/05/22
06/05/22
10/05/22
02/05/23
06/05/23
10/05/23
02/05/24
06/05/24

PAR-21-323 Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 09/16/21 10/16/21
02/16/22
06/16/22
10/16/22
02/16/23
06/16/23
10/16/23
02/16/24
06/16/24
PAR-21-324 Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 09/16/21

10/16/21
02/16/22
06/16/22
10/16/22
02/16/23
06/16/23
10/16/23
02/16/24
06/16/24

RFA-CA-21-020 NCI Youth Enjoy Science Research Education Program (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 09/28/21 10/28/21
09/28/22
09/28/23
PAR-21-061 Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 05/15/21 11/17/21
06/14/22
11/17/22
06/14/23
11/17/23
RFA-CA-21-057 A Multilevel Approach to Connecting Underrepresented Populations to Clinical Trials (CUSP2CT; U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 10/19/21 11/19/21
RFA-CA-21-058 Data, Evaluation and Coordinating Center for: A Multilevel Approach to Connecting Underrepresented Populations to Clinical Trials (CUSP2CT) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 10/19/21 11/19/21
PAR-21-295 NCI Mentored Research Scientist Development Award to Promote Diversity (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 09/12/21 02/12/22
06/12/22
10/12/22
PAR-21-296 NCI Mentored Research Scientist Development Award to Promote Diversity (K01 Clinical Trial Required) 09/12/21 02/12/22
06/12/22
10/12/22
PAR-21-299 NCI Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K08 Clinical Trial Required) 09/12/21

02/12/22
06/12/22
10/12/22

PAR-21-300 NCI Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K08 -Independent; Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

 

09/12/21 02/12/22
06/12/22
0/12/22
PAR-21-301 NCI Transition Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K22 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 09/12/21 02/12/22
06/12/22
10/12/22
PAR-21-302 NCI Transition Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K22 Clinical Trial Required) 09/12/21 02/12/22
06/12/22
10/12/22
Closed Requests for Information and Funding Opportunities

FOA/Notice Number

Title Open Date Expiration Date
RFA-RM-21-025 NIH Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation (FIRST) Program: FIRST Cohort (U54 Clinical Trial Optional) 08/24/21 09/24/21
NOT-CA-21-067 Seeking Stakeholder Input on Enhancing Diversity and Inclusion in the Cancer Research Workforce 05/13/21

07/15/21

NOT-CA-21-066 Seeking Stakeholder Input on Enhancing Cancer Health Disparities Research 04/22/21 06/25/21
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