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If you are interested in grants for behavioral research in cancer prevention and control, review this selection of current funding opportunity announcements.

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Title Announcement # / Mechanism(s) Activity Code Clinical Research Expiration Date Program Contact Funding Type Research Category
Social and Behavioral Intervention Research to Address Modifiable Risk Factors for Cancer in Rural Populations RFA-CA-20-051 R01 Clinical Trial Required January 19, 2022

Kelly Blake
240-281-5934
kelly.blake@nih.gov

RFA Health Behaviors Research, Health Communication and Informatics Research, Health Disparities, Implementation Science, Tobacco Control Research
Tobacco Control Policies to Promote Health Equity PAR-20-302 R01 Clinical Trial Optional September 08, 2023

Bob Vollinger
240-276-6919
bob.vollinger@nih.gov

PAR Tobacco Control Research
Tobacco Control Policies to Promote Health Equity PAR-20-303 R21 Clinical Trial Optional September 08, 2023

Bob Vollinger
240-276-6919
bob.vollinger@nih.gov

PAR Tobacco Control Research
Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. PAR-20-164 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed July 15, 2022 PAR Health Behaviors Research
Program Solicitation PHS 2021-1, NIH/NCI 424: Digital Tools to Improve Health Outcomes in Pediatric Cancer Survivors October 26, 2020

Rosemary Hamill

ncioasbir@mail.nih.gov

Cancer Survivorship, Healthcare Delivery Research
Program Solicitation PHS 2021-1, NIH/NCI 423: Software to Address Social Determinants of Health in Oncology Practices October 26, 2020

Rosemary Hamill
ncioasbir@mail.nih.gov

Cancer Survivorship, Healthcare Delivery Research
Urgent Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements PA-18-935 Clinical Trial Optional January 25, 2022

Research Program Contacts

PA, Parent Announcements
Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements PA-18-591 Clinical Trial Optional January 26, 2021

Research Program Contacts

PA, Parent Announcements
Secondary Analyses of Existing Datasets of Tobacco Use and Health RFA-OD-19-022 R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed March 09, 2021

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs at the National Institutes of Health

Gurvaneet Randhawa
240-276-6940
gurvaneet.randhawa@nih.gov

Patrica Weber
weberpa@mail.nih.gov

Tobacco Control Research
Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control PAR-19-309 R21 Clinical Trial Optional September 08, 2022

Tanya Agurs-Collins
240-276-6956
collinsta@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity PAR-18-324 R01 Clinical Trial Optional January 08, 2021

Frank Perna
240-276-6782
pernafm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity PAR-18-307 R21, R33 Clinical Trial Optional January 08, 2021

Frank Perna
240-276-6782
pernafm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Time-Sensitive Obesity Policy and Program Evaluation PAR-18-854 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed September 11, 2021

David Berrigan
240-276-6752
berrigad@nih.gov

Jill Reedy
240-276-6812
reedyj@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Tobacco Regulatory Science RFA-OD-19-028 R01 Clinical Trial Optional February 14, 2021

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Research Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions RFA-CA-20-004 R01 Clinical Trial Optional November 18, 2020

Sean Hanlon
240-781-3310
sean.hanlon@nih.gov

RFA, Parent Announcements Health Behaviors Research, Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements
Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery PAR-19-373 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed March 18, 2021

Rebecca Ferrer
301-852-1167
rebecca.ferrer@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery PAR-19-384 R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required March 18, 2021

Rebecca Ferrer
301-852-1167
rebecca.ferrer@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation PAR-19-387 R01 Clinical Trial Optional January 08, 2023

Todd Horowitz
240-276-6963
horowitzts@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation PAR-19-389 R21 Clinical Trial Optional January 08, 2023

Todd Horowitz
240-276-6963
horowitzts@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival PAR-18-893 R01 Clinical Trial Optional September 08, 2021

Frank Perna
240-276-6782
pernafm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival PAR-18-892 R21 Clinical Trial Optional September 08, 2021

Frank Perna
240-276-6782
pernafm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Public Policy Effects on Alcohol-, Marijuana-, and Other Substance-Related Behaviors and Outcomes PA-17-135 R01 September 08, 2020

Carolyn Reyes-Guzman
240-276-7244
reyesguzmancm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Public Policy Effects on Alcohol-, Marijuana-, and Other Substance-Related Behaviors and Outcomes PA-17-132 R21 September 08, 2020

Carolyn Reyes-Guzman
240-276-7244
reyesguzmancm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Public Policy Effects on Alcohol-, Marijuana-, and Other Substance-Related Behaviors and Outcomes PA-17-134 R03 September 08, 2020

Carolyn Reyes-Guzman
240-276-7244
reyesguzmancm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Dissemination and Implementation Science for Cancer Prevention and Control in Low Resource Environments NOT-CA-20-025 May 08, 2022

Mark Parascandola
240-276-6871
paramark@mail.nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Behaviors Research, Tobacco Control Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Geospatial Approaches in Cancer Control and Population Sciences NOT-CA-20-004 January 08, 2022

David Berrigan
240-276-6752
berrigad@nih.gov

Robin Vanderpool
240-276-6558
robin.vanderpool@nih.gov

Zaria Tatalovich
240-276-6976
tatalovichzp@mail.nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Communication and Informatics Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Mechanism for Time-Sensitive Drug Abuse Research NOT-CA-19-015 Clinical Trial Optional November 09, 2021

Kelly Blake
240-281-5934
kelly.blake@nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Communication and Informatics Research, Tobacco Control Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on Oral Anticancer Agents in the Contexts of Utilization, Adherence, and Health Care Delivery NOT-CA-20-026 May 08, 2023

Wendy Nelson
240-276-6971
nelsonw@mail.nih.gov

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Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Smart and Connected Health (National Science Foundation - NIH Interagency Initiative) NOT-OD-13-041

Robin Vanderpool
240-276-6558
robin.vanderpool@nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Communication and Informatics Research
Participant Engagement and Cancer Genome Sequencing (PE-CGS) NOT-CA-19-070 U2C Clinical Trial Optional July 31, 2020

Wen-Ying Sylvia Chou
240-276-6954
NCI_PE-CGS@mail.nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Communication and Informatics Research
Participant Engagement and Cancer Genome Sequencing (PE-CGS): Research Centers RFA-CA-19-045 U2C Clinical Trial Optional October 31, 2020

Leah Mechanic
240-276-6847
NCI_PE-CGS@mail.nih.gov

Elizabeth Gillanders
240-276-6764
NCI_PE-CGS@mail.nih.gov

Wen-Ying Sylvia Chou
240-276-6954
NCI_PE-CGS@mail.nih.gov

RFA Health Communication and Informatics Research
Pathway to Independence Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research RFA-OD-20-010 K99, R00 Independent Clinical Trial Required July 11, 2022

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Pathway to Independence Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research RFA-OD-20-009 K99, R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed July 11, 2022

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Notice of NCI's Participation on PAR-19-368, Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data NOT-CA-20-061 R01 Clinical Trial Optional September 08, 2021

Carolyn Reyes-Guzman
240-276-7244
reyesguzmancm@mail.nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Tobacco Control Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research to Advance the Understanding of Tobacco Product Pharmacokinetic Research NOT-OD-20-081 February 13, 2021

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Tobacco Control Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Alcohol and Cancer Control NOT-CA-20-034 September 09, 2023

Tanya Agurs-Collins
240-276-6956
collinsta@nih.gov

David Berrigan
240-276-6752
berrigad@nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Behaviors Research
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Development and Preliminary Testing of Health-related Behavioral Interventions NOT-OD-20-106 September 26, 2022

Susan Czajkowski
240-276-5871
Susan.Czajkowski@nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Behaviors Research
Mid-Career Enhancement Awards to Integrate Basic Behavioral, Biomedical, and/or Social Scientific Processes PAR-20-211 (K18 No Independent Clinical Trials) K18 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed October 20, 2020

Gina Tesauro
240-276-6786
gina.tesauro@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Mid-Career Enhancement Awards to Integrate Basic Behavioral, Biomedical, and/or Social Scientific Processes PAR-20-226 K18 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required March 18, 2023

Gina Tesauro
240-276-6786
gina.tesauro@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Modular R01s in Cancer Control and Population Sciences PAR-18-869 R01 Clinical Trial Optional March 09, 2021

Scott Rogers
240-276-6932
rogerssc@mail.nih.gov

Parent Announcements, Program Announcements Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements
Multi-Site Studies for System-Level Implementation of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Services PAR-18-222 R01 Clinical Trial Optional November 14, 2020

Michele Bloch
240-276-6878
blochm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Multi-Site Studies for System-Level Implementation of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Services PAR-16-455 R01 November 14, 2020

Michele Bloch
240-276-6878
blochm@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research PAR-20-052 R03 Clinical Trial Optional January 08, 2023

Research Program Contacts

Parent Announcements, Program Announcements Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements
Neural Regulation of Cancer PAR-19-353 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed May 28, 2022

Chamelli Jhappan
jhappanc@mail.nih.gov

Paige Green
240-276-6899
paige.green@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Neural Regulation of Cancer PAR-19-354 R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed May 28, 2022

Chamelli Jhappan
jhappanc@mail.nih.gov

Paige Green
240-276-6899
paige.green@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
NIH Research Project Grant PA-20-185 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed May 08, 2023

Research Program Contacts

Parent Announcements, Program Announcements Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements
NIH Research Project Grant PA-20-185 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed May 08, 2023

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Program Announcements Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements
Notice of Additional Due Date and Additional “Areas of Focus Especially of Interest” NOT-OD-20-103 March 18, 2021

Rebecca Ferrer
301-852-1167
rebecca.ferrer@nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Notice of Amendment of NCI Participation in PAR-20-164, Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. NOT-CA-20-075

Kara Hall
240-276-6831
hallka@mail.nih.gov

Todd Horowitz
240-276-6963
horowitzts@mail.nih.gov

Notices - including Notices of Special Interest (NOSIs) Health Behaviors Research
Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research RFA-OD-20-011 K01 Independent Clinical Trial Required July 11, 2022

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research RFA-OD-20-008 K01 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed July 11, 2022

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Fundamental Mechanisms of Affective and Decisional Processes in Cancer Control PAR-20-034 R01 Clinical Trial Optional January 08, 2023

Rebecca Ferrer
301-852-1167
rebecca.ferrer@nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Information Ecosystem PAR-19-348 R01 Clinical Trial Optional June 09, 2022

Kelly Blake
240-281-5934
kelly.blake@nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Communication and Informatics Research
Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Information Ecosystem PAR-19-350 R21 Clinical Trial Optional June 09, 2022

Kelly Blake
240-281-5934
kelly.blake@nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Communication and Informatics Research
Integrative Research on Polysubstance Abuse and Disorder PAR-20-035 R33, R61 Clinical Trial Optional November 08, 2022

Annette Kaufman
240-276-6706
kaufmana@mail.nih.gov

David Berrigan
240-276-6752
berrigad@nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research, Tobacco Control Research
Interventions to Prevent Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) Use Among Adolescents RFA-DA-21-009 R01 Clinical Trial Optional October 20, 2020

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment PAR-19-340 R01 Clinical Trial Optional June 09, 2022

Todd Horowitz
240-276-6963
horowitzts@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment PAR-19-339 R21 Clinical Trial Optional June 09, 2022

Todd Horowitz
240-276-6963
horowitzts@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Leveraging Health Information Technology (Health IT) to Address Minority Health and Health Disparities PAR-19-093 R01 Clinical Trial Optional March 05, 2021

Robin Vanderpool
240-276-6558
robin.vanderpool@nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Communication and Informatics Research
Maximizing the Scientific Value of Existing Biospecimen Collections RFA-OD-19-021 R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed March 09, 2021

Rachel Grana Mayne
240-276-5899
rachel.mayne@nih.gov

RFA Tobacco Control Research
Mechanism for Time-Sensitive Drug Abuse Research PAR-19-064 R21 Clinical Trial Optional November 09, 2021

Kelly Blake
240-281-5934
kelly.blake@nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Communication and Informatics Research, Tobacco Control Research
Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. PAR-20-164 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed July 15, 2022

Kara Hall
240-276-6831
hallka@mail.nih.gov

Todd Horowitz
240-276-6963
horowitzts@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
End-of-Life and Palliative Care Health Literacy: Improving Outcomes in Serious, Advanced Illness PA-18-498 R01 Clinical Trial Optional May 08, 2021

Sylvia Chou
240-276-6954
chouws@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Communication and Informatics Research
End-of-Life and Palliative Care Health Literacy: Improving Outcomes in Serious, Advanced Illness PA-18-499 R21 Clinical Trial Optional May 08, 2021

Sylvia Chou
240-276-6954
chouws@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Communication and Informatics Research
Exploratory/Developmental Clinical Research Grants in Obesity PA-18-720 R21 Clinical Trial Optional May 08, 2021

Tanya Agurs-Collins
240-276-6956
collinsta@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study PAR-19-162 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed September 08, 2021

Annette Kaufman
240-276-6706
kaufmana@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study PAR-19-163 R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed September 08, 2021

Annette Kaufman
240-276-6706
kaufmana@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Age-related Microbiota Changes and their Implications in Chronic Disease Prevention, Treatment and Progression PA-18-738 R01 Clinical Trial Optional May 08, 2021

Tanya Agurs-Collins
240-276-6956
collinsta@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Age-related Microbiota Changes and their Implications in Chronic Disease Prevention, Treatment and Progression PA-18-739 R21 Clinical Trial Optional May 08, 2021

Tanya Agurs-Collins
240-276-6956
collinsta@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Health Behaviors Research
Cancer Prevention and Control Clinical Trials Grant Program PAR-18-559 R01 Clinical Trial Required January 08, 2021

Susan Czajkowski
240-276-5871
Susan.Czajkowski@nih.gov

Parent Announcements, Program Announcements Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects PAR-18-845 R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed June 28, 2020

Ron Johnson
240-276-6228
rjohnso2@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects PAR-18-846 R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed June 28, 2020

Ron Johnson
240-276-6228
rjohnso2@mail.nih.gov

Program Announcements Tobacco Control Research
Academic Research Enhancement Award PA-18-343 R15 Clinical Trial Required January 08, 2021

April Oh
240-276-6709
april.oh@nih.gov

Parent Announcements, Program Announcements Parent and Omnibus Funding Announcements

Other Funding Opportunities