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We are always willing to help black cancer researchers in our network in all aspects of their career, including finding suitable roles. Please note, that the roles listed are from external organisations and BIC is not involved in the hiring process. With that said, we'll be waiting to hear your success story.

National Cancer Institute 

Postdoctoral Cancer Prevention Fellow

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (CPFP) is now accepting applications for Cancer Prevention Fellows and encourages diverse applicants to the program. This unique postdoctoral training opportunity is perfect for researchers of all disciplines with an interest in and adjacent to the field of cancer prevention. Pursue your research interests with world-class training and mentorship. The centerpiece of the program is mentored, multidisciplinary research. Their comprehensive postdoctoral program is flexible enough to permit individual creativity while offering an organizational foundation for research and growth. 

In this program you will:

  • Launch an independent research program in cancer prevention with support from NCI

  • investigators

  • Increase performance through fellowship coaching and training

  • Join a cohort of diverse postdoc collaborators

  • If eligible, earn an MPH sponsored by NCI

  • Receive a competitive stipend with relocation assistance, health insurance, and travel benefits



1. Applicants must have a doctoral degree in a related discipline or be currently enrolled in an

accredited doctoral degree program and scheduled to complete all requirements prior to the

start of the program.

2.  Applicants must also be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States and have less than

five years of relevant postdoctoral research experience.

Learn more and apply

Applications will be accepted through August 1, 2024. You must apply through the online

system here.

To learn more about eligibility requirements and to apply, visit or email


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