Skip to main content
Rural Health Information Hub

Tribal Researcher Cancer Control Fellowship

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board
Apr 20, 2023

Ashley Thomas


The Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board is offering the Tribal Researcher Cancer Control Fellowship, which includes in-person training, distance learning, and mentorship for people interested in tribal cancer control research.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Cancer control study design
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Cancer screening
  • Cohort studies among American Indians
  • Community-based chronic disease programs
  • Cultural considerations in cancer epidemiology
  • Focus groups
  • Grant writing
  • Implementing a native comprehensive cancer prevention and control project

American Indian/Alaska Native graduate students, researchers, and tribal health workers with a demonstrated interest in cancer prevention and control are eligible to apply.

Applicants should live within the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board service area.

Geographic coverage
Idaho, Oregon, and Washington
Amount of funding

The program is provided at no cost.

Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the program website.

Email completed applications to Ashley Thomas.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Cancer · Culture and cultural competency · Grant writing · Health workforce education and training · Research methods and resources · Idaho · Oregon · Washington

Organizations (1)

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.