Change In the Implementation of Expanded Authority For PAR 08-120 Titled “Cancer Education Grants Program (R25)”

Notice Number: NOT-CA-08-016

Key Dates
Release Date:  April 30, 2008

Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI) (


The purpose of this Notice is to announce revisions in PAR-08-120 titled “Cancer Education Grants Programs (R25)” pertaining to Expanded Authority.  Specifically, the following text in PART II. Section IV.2.(Allowable Costs) , “CEGP remains under Expanded Authorities. However, carryover of unobligated balances now requires prior approval of NCI staff.” is deleted and replaced by  “Awards issued for applications submitted in response to this PAR will  require prior approval for carryover of unobligated balances.”  Additionally, the following text in PART II. Section VI.2. “This rule also applies to CEGPs awarded under prior issuances of this FOA.” is deleted. 


Please direct questions regarding this Notice to:

Lester S. Gorelic, Ph.D.
Program Director
Cancer Training Branch
National Cancer Institute
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