The deadline for applying was August 25, 2016.
Returning users can log in and check the status of their application.
If you would like to become a fellow in June 2018, the next application period is between May 1, 2017 and August 25, 2017.
To be considered for the program, you must meet the eligibility requirements and complete all parts of the application, as described below. If you have additional questions about the application process, please contact our office.
To be considered for the CPFP, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:
You must apply through our online application process. When applying, you will be asked to:
All supporting documentation requests and document uploads must be made through your application account. More details will be given once you begin your application.
|Online Application||All Applicants||11:59 PM, August 25, 2016 U.S. Eastern Daylight Time|
|Letters of Reference||All Applicants||11:59 PM, August 31, 2016 U.S. Eastern Daylight Time|
|Letter of Assurance||Doctoral degree candidates only|
|Proof of Employment||Consortium applicants only|
Technical Support is now available Monday - Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm U.S. Eastern Daylight Time.
For support, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will be notified by e-mail when supporting documentation is submitted. Additionally, you may log into your application account to see the status of your supporting documentation. It is your responsibility to ensure that we have received your supporting documentation on or before 11:59 PM, August 31, 2016 U.S. Eastern Daylight Time.
All complete applications submitted by eligible candidates by the above deadlines will be reviewed by members of the CPFP Scientific Education Committee. This Committee is comprised of scientists from different divisions within the NCI, the FDA, and an ad hoc member from outside the NCI with expertise in the field of cancer prevention and control. Those applicants judged to be highly qualified will be notified and invited for a one-day interview. The interviews will be held in Rockville, Maryland. Applicants will be notified of their status shortly thereafter.
Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program
National Cancer Institute, NIH
9609 Medical Center Drive
Room 2W-136 MSC 9712
Bethesda, MD 20892-9712