December 10, 2018

Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award Funding – Abstract due 12/17

By msequeira

Dear Cancer Center Members and Graduate Student Associates:

There is a special grant mechanism that offers support for those working on cancer-relevant problems and who are interested in pursuing a subsequent postdoc to further expand their training and skills.

Only one submission is allowed per institution; therefore, if you are interested, please respond to the following request for short pre-application by Dec. 17th to be considered for a full application submission by Feb. 21, 2019.


Best regards,
Angela Wandinger-Ness, PhD
Associate Director Education Training and Mentoring, UNMCCC

Request for Statement of Interest: RFA-CA-18-001

HSC Research Office is requesting statements of interest for the NIH NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) (RFA-CA-18-001) funding opportunity. The funding agency limits the number of proposals per institution to one whether identified by a single DUNS number or by multiple DUNS numbers for schools/colleges/divisions within the institution. See the following link for further details:

If you are interested in submitting a preliminary proposal, please send a statement of interest with a brief abstract (maximum 1 page pdf) via e-mail to  by noon, December 17, 2018.  Based on the e-mail responses received, the Limited Competition Committee may announce a call for preproposals.  Please distribute this notice to departments and individuals whom you believe would be interested. Information can also be found at

The deadline for full proposals to the agency is February 21, 2019.

Tags: Funding, Funding Opps, postdoc, Research