Funding Opportunities
Project Title: National Cancer Institute’s Research Specialist Award (R50)
Sponsoring Department: Oncology
Deadline Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

National Cancer Institute’s Research Specialist Award (R50)

Internal Deadline: 10/26/2018 (by MIDNIGHT) – 17 Day(s) Left


PURPOSE OF AWARD: The National Cancer Institute is pleased to announce the release of the Research Specialist Award (R50), a Workforce Development initiative. These funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) are targeted to non-tenure track laboratory, core and data scientists whose salary is currently supported by NCI-funded grants. The NCI R50 Award encourages the development of stable research career opportunities for exceptional scientists who want to pursue research within the context of an existing NCI-funded cancer research program, but not serve as independent investigators.


FUNDING POTENTIAL: Up to, not exceeding, 5 years. Application budgets may request the following two expenses in direct costs per year:



For More Information and Questions:
Caitlin Campbell