The Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD) CURE program offers unique training and career development opportunities to enhance and increase diversity in the cancer and cancer health disparities research workforce. The CURE program supports promising candidates from middle school through investigator, and provides them with a continuum of competitive funding opportunities.
K awards (K01[a, b], K08 [a, b],K22 [a, b])- Career Development Awards (mentored and non-mentored) - postdoctoral fellow, investigator, clinical scientist. For K01 and K22, contact Dr. Abigail Soyombo. For K08, contact Dr. John Ojeifo.
R21 Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research - investigator. Contact Dr. Abigail Soyombo.
The new Intramural Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (iCURE) program supports mentored research experiences for qualified students and scientists in at the NCI campuses in Bethesda, Rockville, and Frederick, Maryland.
iCURE strongly encourages the participation of individuals from underrepresented populations and is aligned with NCI’s interest in diversity. iCURE supports post-baccalaureate individuals, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Contact Dr. Alison Lin.
OITE's website lists a wide variety of training opportunities on NIH campuses. Please explore their website for the full range of training options.