Grants Management Specialist
National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH
Ms. Alania Foster is a Grants Management Specialist for the National Cancer Institute (NCI). In her role at NCI, Alania serves as the subject matter expert for the SBIR/STTR and the Cancer Research Education programs. Alania has also served as a Grants Management Specialist for CDC and SAMHSA and as a Program Manager for various programs under the NCATs funded Emory University CTSA program. Prior to joining the federal government Alania served as a Research Administrator at the University of Maryland Baltimore. In this capacity, she assisted researchers with submitting grant applications, as well as, managing the financial and administrative aspects of various grant programs. Alania obtained her Bachelor of Arts from Marshall University (Go Herd) and her Master of Science in Financial Management from the University of Maryland University College.