Skip navigation.

National Cancer Institute, Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program
About Us Our Catalog Summer Curriculum Colloquia Series Apply Online CPFP Home DCP Home NCI Home

Previous Page | Next Page

2008 Application Catalog

Program Information

Stipends and Benefits

Stipends. Each stipend will be determined by the individual’s degree and years of relevant postdoctoral experience. Fellows will receive between $40,500 and $59,600. Annual increases may be given. Specialty competitive allowances are given for degrees in epidemiology or biostatistics, for J.D.s or M.D./Ph.D.s, and for board-certified M.D.s engaged in patient care. Stipends are subject to change, depending on federal guidelines.

Health Insurance and Leave. Fellows will receive individual or family health insurance and paid federal holidays, annual leave, sick leave, and family leave.

Travel and Relocation. The NCI may cover the cost of relocation expenses up to a maximum of $3,000 (i.e., travel, shipment of household goods, and temporary storage, if necessary) for the fellow and his/her dependents for one move to the area where M.P.H. training will be pursued or to the Rockville, Maryland area. Reimbursement will be in accordance with prevailing government regulations. No return travel is authorized.

Travel expenses for one national, scientific meeting per year are provided while at the NCI.

Previous Page | Next Page




A Service of the National Cancer Institute
Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health