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The Research Funding section of this website lists specific research opportunities relevant to nanotechnology and cancer. Training and fellowship funding opportunities are listed in the Training section of the Alliance website. Also visit the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts for the latest publication of all NIH funding opportunities and notices.

Program Renewals: 

Centers of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence (U54)
Notice Number: NOT-CA-14-033

Cancer Nanotechnology Research Platforms (U01)
Notice Number: NOT-CA-14-037

Nanotechnology Research Training Programs (T32)
Notice Number: NOT-CA-14-035

RFAs:

Targeting Co-dependent Molecular Pathways in Oral Cancer (U01)
RFA Number: RFA-DE-15-004
Application Receipt Date(s): August 25, 2014

Predoctoral Training in Biomedical Big Data Science (T32)
RFA Number: RFA-HG-14-004
Application Receipt Date(s): July 27, 2015

Revisions to Add Biomedical Big Data Training to Active Institutional Training Grants (T32)
RFA Number: RFA-HG-14-005
Application Receipt Date(s): July 27, 2015, July 28, 2016

Development of a Microfluidic Platform for Blood Testing in Neonatal and Pediatric Patients SBIR (R43/R44)
RFA Number: RFA-HL-14-026
Application Receipt Date(s): February 10, 2015 (Phase II)

NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research (NCI Omnibus R03)
RFA Number: PAR-14-007
Application Receipt Date(s): October 28, 2014; February 27, 2015; June 29, 2015; October 28, 2015; February 26, 2016; June 29, 2016; October 28, 2016: AIDS Date: May 5, 2014; September 5, 2014; January 5, 2015; May 5, 2015; September 4, 2015; January 5, 2016; May 5, 2016; September 4, 2016; January 5, 2017

Early-Stage Innovative Molecular Analysis Technology Development for Cancer Research (R21)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-003
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Molecular Analysis Technologies for Cancer Research (R33)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-004
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Early-Stage Development of Innovative Technologies for Biospecimen Science (R21)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-005
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Technologies for Biospecimen Science (R33)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-006
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Early-Stage Innovative Molecular Analysis Technology Development for Cancer Research (R21)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-003
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Molecular Analysis Technologies for Cancer Research (R33)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-004
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Early-Stage Development of Innovative Technologies for Biospecimen Science (R21)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-005
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Validation and Advanced Development of Emerging Technologies for Biospecimen Science (R33)
RFA Number: RFA-CA-14-006
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014

Mentored Career Development Award in Biomedical Big Data Science for Clinicians and Doctorally Prepared Scientists (K01)
RFA Number: RFA-HG-14-007
Application Receipt Date(s): April 1, 2015

Courses for Skills Development in Biomedical Big Data Science (R25)
RFA Number: RFA-HG-14-008
Application Receipt Date(s): April 1, 2015; and April 1, 2016

Open Educational Resources for Biomedical Big Data (R25)
RFA Number: RFA-HG-14-009
Application Receipt Date(s): April 1, 2015; and April 1, 2016

PAs:

Innovation Corps (I-Corps™) Team Training Pilot Program for NIH Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Grantees (Admin Supp)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-261
Application Receipt Date(s): August 7, 2014

Early Phase Clinical Trials in Imaging and Image-Guided Interventions (R21)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-013
Application Receipt Date(s): October 10, 2014; February 9, 2015, June 9, 2015; October 9, 2015; February 9, 2015; June 9, 2016; October 11, 2016; February 9, 2017

Quantitative Imaging for Evaluation of Response to Cancer Therapies (U01)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-116
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) (R25)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-121
Application Receipt Date(s): January 26, 2015; January 25, 2016

Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-046
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-047
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-049
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Development of Appropriate Pediatric Formulations and Pediatric Drug Delivery Systems (R43)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-13-345
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Development of Appropriate Pediatric Formulations and Pediatric Drug Delivery Systems (R21)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-13-326
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Development of Appropriate Pediatric Formulations and Pediatric Drug Delivery Systems (R03)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-13-344
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Development of Appropriate Pediatric Formulations and Pediatric Drug Delivery Systems (R41)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-13-346
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (SBIR) (R43/R44)
Program Announcement Number: PA-13-140
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Exploratory/Developmental Bioengineering Research Grants (EBRG) [R21]
Notice Number: PA-12-284
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule
Reissue of PA-10-010

Biomarkers for Early Detection of Hematopoietic Malignancies (R21)
Program Announcement Number: PA-12-220
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Biomarkers for Early Detection of Hematopoietic Malignancies (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PA-12-221
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Identifying Non-coding RNA Targets for Early Detection of Cancer (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PA-12-213
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Identifying Non-coding RNA Targets for Early Detection of Cancer (R21)
Program Announcement Number: PA-12-214
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Translational Research at the Aging/Cancer Interface (TRACI) (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PA-12-136
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Translational Research at the Aging/Cancer Interface (TRACI) (R21)
Program Announcement Number: PA-12-135
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Bioengineering Research Partnerships (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-10-234
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Biotechnology, Biochemical, and Biomass Engineering
Program Announcement Number: PD 11-1491
Application Receipt Date(s): September 17, 2014

Biomedical Engineering
Program Announcement Number: PD 11-5345
Application Receipt Date(s): September 17, 2014

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PA-11-148
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine (R21)
Program Announcement Number: PA-11-149
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Academic-Industrial Partnerships for Translation of in vivo Imaging Systems for Cancer Investigations (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-13-169
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Quantitative Imaging for Evaluation of Responses to Cancer Therapies (U01)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-11-150
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule
Awardees are required to be part of the Quantitative Imaging Network, to share ideas and approaches to validation and standardization of data.

NIH Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)
Program Announcement Number: PA-11-197
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (K25)
Program Announcement Number: PA-10-062
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Bioengineering Research Grants (BRG) (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-13-137
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

NIH/PEPFAR Collaboration for Implementation Science (Admin Supp)
Announcement Number: PA-14-024
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Pre-application for a Biomedical Technology Research Center (X02)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-023
Application Receipt Date(s): December 16, 2014, May 15, 2015, December 16, 2015, May 16, 2016

Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancer for Years 2013 and 2014 (P50)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-031
Application Receipt Date(s): September 23, 2014

Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) (P20)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-035
Application Receipt Date(s): January 28, 2015, and January 28, 2016

Academic-Industrial Partnerships for Translation of in vivo Imaging Systems for Cancer Investigations (R01)
Announcement Number: PAR-10-169 (Reissue)
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

PHS 2014-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, FDA and ACF for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44])
Announcement Number: PA-14-071
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

PHS 2014-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42])
Announcement Number: PA-14-072
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

NIBIB Biomedical Technology Resource Centers (P41)
Announcement Number: PAR-13-376
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Reissue PHS 2013-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, FDA and ACF for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44])
Announcement Number: PA-13-234
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancer for Year 2014 (P50)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-031
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Image-guided Drug Delivery in Cancer (R01)
Announcement Number: PAR-13-185
Application Receipt Date(s): November 19, 2014; June 19, 2015; November 19, 2015

NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00)
Announcement Number: PA-14-042
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25)
Announcement Number: PA-14-048
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Research Centers for Pharmacogenomics in Precision Medicine (P50)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-075
Application Receipt Date(s): September 25, 2014; September 25, 2015; September 25, 2016

Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp)
Announcement Number: PA-14-077
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-076
Application Receipt Date(s): January 25, 2015; January 25, 2016

Revision Applications for Research on Metabolic Reprogramming to Improve Immunotherapy (R01)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-085
Application Receipt Date(s): December 11, 2014; July 10, 2015; December 11, 2015, July 11, 2016; December 14, 2016

Revision Applications for Research on Metabolic Reprogramming to Improve Immunotherapy (U01)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-086
Application Receipt Date(s): December 11, 2014; July 10, 2015; December 11, 2015, July 11, 2016; December 14, 2016

Revision Applications for Research on Metabolic Reprogramming to Improve Immunotherapy (P01)
Announcement Number: PAR-14-087
Application Receipt Date(s): December 11, 2014; July 10, 2015; December 11, 2015; July 11, 2016; December 14, 2016

Direct Phase II SBIR Grants to Support Biomedical Technology Development
Announcement Number: PAR-14-088
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Bioengineering Research Partnerships (BRP) R01
Announcement Number: PAR-14-092
Application Receipt Date(s): September 18, 2014, May 20, 2015, September 18, 2015 ; AIDS Date: September 7, 2014, January 7, 2015, September 7, 2015, January 7, 2016

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-147
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health–Related Research (Parent F31 – Diversity)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-148
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-149
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral MD/PhD or Other Dual–Doctoral Degree Fellowship (Parent F30)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-150
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) for Individual Senior Fellowship (Parent F33)
Program Announcement Number: PA-14-151
Application Receipt Date(s): View schedule

Physical Sciences-Oncology Centers (U54)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-169
Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): February 26, 2015; November 25, 2015

Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT) (R25)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-170
Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): January 25, 2015; January 25, 2016

Early Phase Clinical Trials in Imaging and Image–Guided Interventions (R01)
Program Announcement Number: PAR-14-166
Application Receipt Date(s): October 10, 2014; February 9, 2015, June 9, 2015; October 9, 2015; February 9, 2016; June 9, 2016; October 11, 2016; February 9, 2017

Notices:

NIH Updating Grant Closeout Policies and Procedures to Align with New HHS Requirements
Notice Number: NOT-OD-14-084

NIH Implements Option for Applicants to Switch between the SBIR/STTR programs and the SBIR Direct to Phase II pilot of the SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011
Notice Number: NOT-OD-14-048

Notice of Extension of Eligibility for PA–14–150 "Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral MD/PhD or Other Dual–Doctoral Degree Fellowship (Parent F30)"
Notice Number: NOT-OD-14-072

Notice of National Cancer Institute (NCI) Participation in PA–14–155 "Early Stage Development of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R01)
Notice Number: NOT-CA-14-040

Notice of National Cancer Institute (NCI) Participation in PA–14–156 "Extended Development, Hardening and Dissemination of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R01)
Notice Number: NOT-CA-14-041

Notice of Change in Guideline for Transition of Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) Phase II to Phase III
Notice Number: NOT-GM-14-113

Updated Grant Application Forms (FORMS-C) Now Available for SBIR/STTR Funding Opportunities
Notice Number: NOT-OD-14-089

Notice of Clarification Regarding the Additional Educational Information Required for PA-14-150 "Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NSRA) Individual Predoctoral MD/PhD or Other Dual-Doctoral Degree Fellowship (F30)"
Notice Number: NOT-OD-14-090

Piloting Modified NIH Biosketches
Notice Number: NOT-OD-14-091