Inspiring Game-changers and Navigating Impassioned Trainees towards Excellence (IGNITE) is a training navigation resource offered by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to graduate students, medical students, postdocs, residents/fellows, and early-stage investigators exploring funding opportunities offered by the Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities and the Cancer Training Branch of the National Cancer Institute.
IGNITE is open to all individuals with an interest in education and training mechanisms offered by the National Cancer Institute. IGNITE is open to both MD Anderson and non-MD Anderson students, trainees and faculty.
What do we offer?
IGNITE is hosted on the Study @ MD Anderson learning management system and delivers live (virtual) and on-demand educational materials and resources listed below. Use the registration link above to request access.
IGNITE is supported by funding for Community Outreach & Engagement and Cancer Research Training & Education Coordination to the MD Anderson Cancer Center Support Grant (P30 CA016672). MD Anderson is designated as a comprehensive cancer center by the National Cancer Institute.
Grant Navigation Resources
- Navigating NCI programs
- Identifying NCI contacts
- Application checklists