Funding Portfolio and Opportunities

DCCPS’ commitment to addressing health disparities in cancer control has resulted in an extensive portfolio of grants. Learn more about the work DCCPS has supported through the years, and find out about current opportunities for funding.

DCCPS Health Disparities Research Portfolio Trends

Mixed bar and line graph with number of grants and dollars in millions on left vertical axis, percentage right vertical axis, and year on horizontal axis. Percentage of portfolio, number of grants, and dollars in millions all rise from 2010 to 2012, decrease slightly from 2013 to 2015, and steadily increase from 2016 to 2020.

The Division has dedicated efforts to increasing the cancer control health disparities and health equities funded research portfolio. In FY 2020, approximately 76% of the Divisions’ funded awards included a health disparities component.

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Successful Grant Applications

View excerpts from successfully funded research grant applications to help prepare applications for NCI funding.

Sample applications may not be specific to health disparities and health equity.

Health Disparities Work Across DCCPS

Find out how DCCPS program areas are supporting health disparities and health equity research through funding opportunities, webinars, publications, and more.

Last Updated
February 25, 2021