The Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) hosts many fellows throughout the year. The program has opportunities for people at most levels of educational training, from high school students up to post-docs. Research areas include
- Epidemiology and genomics
- Healthcare delivery
- Implementation science
- Behavioral research
- Big data
- Health disparities
Fellows work with a mentor on research projects, literature reviews, data analyses, presentations, and/or manuscript preparation. Fellows receive a monthly stipend, fully covered health insurance benefits, and a commuter subsidy.
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The cancer training and career development opportunities on NCI’s Maryland campuses cover a broad spectrum of disciplines for individuals at varying career stages, such as high school students, graduate students, scientists, clinicians, and health care professionals.
Please visit these DCCPS program sites for more information and open fellowships.
Types of Fellowships and Training at NCI
Cancer Research Training Award Program
Open to high school, post-baccalaureate, post-master’s, postdoctoral, or post-medical students. Rolling application deadline.
Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program
Open to postdoctoral, post-medical, or J.D. students. Applications accepted between May 1 - August 25, 2018.
Health Communication Internship Program
Open to post-master’s or postdoctoral students.
Check here for 2018 dates.
Presidential Management Fellows Program
Open to post-masters, postdoctoral, post-medical, or J.D. students. This fellowship is sponsored by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management and has different specifications.
Summer Internship Program
The Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG) offers a summer research internship for students interested in exploring careers in cancer epidemiology, biostatistics, and genetics.