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The NCI Transition Career Development Award (K22 Independent Clinical Trial Optional)

Type: Posted • Opportunity: PAR-24-117


This Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) represents the continuation of an NCI program to facilitate the transition of investigators in mentored, non-independent cancer research positions to independent faculty cancer research positions. This goal is achieved by providing protected time through salary and research support for the initial 3 years of the first independent tenure-track faculty position, or its equivalent, beginning at the time when the candidate starts a tenure-track faculty position.


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Cost Sharing / Matching Requirement
On 2/9/24 the National Institutes of Health posted grant opportunity PAR-24-117 for The NCI Transition Career Development Award (K22 Independent Clinical Trial Optional). The grant will be issued under grant program 93.398 Cancer Research Manpower.


Posted Date
Feb. 9, 2024, 12:00 a.m. EST
Closing Date
March 12, 2027, 12:00 a.m. EST Due in 1111 Days
Last Updated
Feb. 9, 2024, 12:15 p.m. EST
Archive Date
April 17, 2027


Eligible Applicants
State governments
Small businesses
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
City or township governments
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Private institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Independent school districts
County governments
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Special district governments
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Additional Info
Other Eligible Applicants include the following: Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISISs); Eligible Agencies of the Federal Government; Faith-based or Community-based Organizations; Hispanic-serving Institutions; Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs); Indian/Native American Tribal Governments (Other than Federally Recognized); Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Organizations); Regional Organizations; Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) ; U.S. Territory or Possession; Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Organizations) are not eligible to apply. Non-domestic (non-U.S.) components of U.S. Organizations are not eligible to apply. Foreign components, as defined in the NIH Grants Policy Statement, are allowed.


National Institutes of Health
Contact Email
Email Description
See Section VII. Agency Contacts within the full opportunity announcement for all other inquires.
Contact Phone
(301) 402-2541
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