Apply Now: Postdoctoral Cancer Prevention Fellowship at NCI

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Monday, 1 August 2022

Are you a researcher or clinician with a demonstrated interest in cancer prevention? If so, we want to hear from you!  

Applications are now open for NCI’s Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program!

Be a part of the program that supports postdoctoral research and professional development, plus offers:

  • Competitive stipends, relocation expenses, health insurance benefits, and travel allowances
  • Support for up to four years
  • Opportunity to earn your MPH, sponsored by NCI
  • Research opportunities with experienced NCI mentors
  • A cohort of fellows spanning STEM and other fields

A Multidisciplinary Fellowship

Epidemiology, Biomedical Sciences,
Behavioral Sciences, Nursing, Medicine, Health Services, Disparities, Psychology, Nutritional Sciences, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Biostatistics, Engineering, Translational Science, Public Health, and More!

The CPFP is now accepting fellowship applications for the cohort entering in June 2023.

The deadline for all applications is 11:59 pm, U.S. Eastern Daylight Time on August 1, 2022. To apply, you must create a fellowship application by following the instructions provided below.

The deadline for all supporting documentation (Lettters of Reference, Letters of Assurance, Proof of Employment) is 11:59 pm U.S. Eastern Daylight Time on August 15, 2022. All supporting documetation must be requested through your application account.

For more information about completing a fellowship application, please see How to Apply.

To create a fellowship application, you must first establish a Login Service Account. Once you have an account, you may complete your application.

Step 1: Request a Login Service Account

To begin a fellowship application, you must first have a Login Service Account. The account allows you to manage your username and password and provides greater security for your personal information. 

  • If you do not already have a Login Service Account, then you must request an account. If you have a Login Service Account, then proceed to step 2.
  • Please allow 1-2 business days for your account to be approved. You should allow sufficient time to create the account before the August 1, 2022 deadline. 
  • You will be notified by e-mail when your request has been approved.
  • You will need to activate your account by clicking a link provided in the approval email. If the activation e-mail does not arrive in your inbox, please be sure to check your spam or junk folder.  The activation e-mail contains an activation link that is valid for only one day. If the link has expired, please reply to the activation email and request that the activation link be resent.

Step 2: Begin Your Fellowship Application

Once your Login Service Account has been created, you may begin your fellowship application.

  • If this is your first time creating a fellowship application, then you will log in, complete a brief form, and begin your application. 
  • If you are a returning user who created a fellowship application in a past year, then you will log in. If you have not previously done so, you will then link your Login Service account to your application, and begin. Once the link is made, you will not be asked to do it again.