Notice of Extension: PAR-03-148 - Cancer Education and Career Development Program

Notice Number: NOT-CA-05-024

Key Dates
Release Date: July 29, 2005

Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI), (

The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the expiration date for program announcement PAR-03-148, “ Cancer Education and Career Development Program” (, has been extended. The new expiration date is July 5, 2006.

The application receipt dates for the extended period are, as in PAR-03-148, the standard receipt dates, which are listed at

Note that the NIH Grants Policy Statement referenced on page 4 was revised in December 2003 and can be found at

Also, the PHS 398 research grant application and instructions were revised in September 2004 and are available at in an interactive format.

Additional (newer) Required Federal Citations are the NIH Public Access Policy, which is described at, and the Loan Repayment Program, which is described at

Lastly, the Required Federal Citation for the Use of Animals in Research was updated to include references to the web sites for the PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals ( as mandated by the Health Research Extension Act of 1985 (, and the USDA Animal Welfare Regulations ( as applicable.

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Interested applicants are encouraged to contact the NCI Program Director:

Mary C. Blehar, Ph.D.
Program Director
Cancer Training Branch
National Cancer Institute
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 7019, MSC 8346
Bethesda, MD 20892-8346 (U.S. Postal Service Express or regular mail)
Rockville, MD 20852 (for express/courier service)
Telephone: (301) 496-8580
Fax: (301) 402-4472

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