Notice of Change to Funding Opportunity PAR-14-353 "Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2015 and 2016 (P50)"

Notice Number: NOT-CA-16-013

Key Dates
Release Date:  December 17, 2015

Related Announcements
PAR-14-353

Issued by
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Purpose

This Notice amends the following sections of PAR-14-353, "Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2015 and 2016 (P50)".

Part 1. Overview Information

Funding Opportunity Title

Currently reads:
Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2015 and 2016 (P50).

Modified to read:
Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2015, 2016, and 2017 (P50).

Part 1. Key Dates

Application Due Date(s)
Currently reads:
January 27, 2015; May 19, 2015; September 22, 2015; January 27, 2016; May 19, 2016; September 22, 2016, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Modified to read:
January 27, 2015; May 19, 2015; September 22, 2015; January 27, 2016; May 19, 2016; September 22, 2016; January 27, 2017; May 19, 2017; September 22, 2017 by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Scientific Merit Review
Currently reads:
May/June 2015; September/October 2015; January/February 2016; May/June 2016; September/October 2016; January/February 2017 

Modified to read:
May/June 2015; September/October 2015; January/February 2016; May/June 2016; September/October 2016; January/February 2017; May/June 2017; September/October 2017; January/February 2018   

Advisory Council Review
Currently reads:
October 2015; January 2016; May 2016; October 2016; January 2017; May 2017

Modified to read:
October 2015; January 2016; May 2016; October 2016; January 2017; May 2017; October 2017; January 2018; May 2018

Earliest Start Date
Currently reads:
April 2016; May 2016; July 2016; April 2017; May 2017; July 2017

Modified to read:
April 2016; May 2016; July 2016; April 2017; May 2017; July 2017; April 2018; May 2018; July 2018

Expiration Date
Currently reads
September 23, 2016

Modified to read:
September 24, 2017

All other aspects of the FOA remain unchanged.

Inquiries

Please direct all inquiries to:

Toby T. Hecht, Ph.D.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Telephone: 240-276-5683
Email: hechtt@mail.nih.gov