DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Synopsis of Current Program Funding Opportunities


FY17 Alcohol and Substance Abuse Disorders Research Program (ASADRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Consortium Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 30, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 5 years.
  • The ASADRP Consortium will be funded initially with allocations from the FY17 ASADRP Congressional appropriation ($3.532M).
  • The maximum allowable total costs (direct and indirect) for the entire period of performance are $10.596M (base year plus 2 option years).
  • Two additional options, to be included in the application, may be funded from allocations from the FY18 & FY19 Congressional appropriation (up to $3.532M each year) subject to Government Steering Committee (GSC) review, approval of the Grants Officer, and receipt of future congressional appropriations.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 20, 2017

Application:
October 4, 2017


FY17 Autism Research Program (ARP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 7, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $1,000,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Nested Early-Career Investigator Option:
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $1,300,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
Pre-Application:
July 26, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application:
September 1, 2017

Application:
October 19, 2017
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 7, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 in direct costs.
  • For multiple PIs, the combined funding for all PIs for the entire period of performance may not exceed $500,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application:
July 26, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application:
September 1, 2017

Application:
October 19, 2017
Clinical Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 7, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application:
July 26, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application:
September 1, 2017

Application:
October 19, 2017


FY17 Bone Marrow Failure Research Program (BMFRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 8, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $315,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: July 13, 2017
Application: October 5, 2017


FY17 Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Era of Hope Scholar Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $2.5M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 21, 2017

Confidential Letters of Recommendation Submission Deadline: December 11, 2017

Application: December 6, 2017
Innovator Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $5M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application: October 6, 2017

Confidential Letters of Recommendation Submission Deadline: December 29, 2017

Invited Application: December 27, 2017
Breakthrough Levels 1 and 2 Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2017 Funding Level 1:
  • Maximum funding of $375,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Funding Level 1 with Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Funding Level 2:
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Funding Level 2 with Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $1M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 21, 2017

Application: December 6, 2017
Breakthrough Levels 3 and 4 Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2017 Funding Level 3:
  • Maximum funding of $2.5M in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Funding Level 3 with Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $4M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Funding Level 4 and Funding Level 4 Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $10M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): October 6, 2017

Invited Application: December 27, 2017
Distinguished Investigator Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $3M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): October 6, 2017

Confidential Letters of Recommendation Submission Deadline: December 29, 2017

Invited Application: December 27, 2017
Breakthrough Fellowship Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $300,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 21, 2017

Confidential Letters of Recommendation Submission Deadline: December 11, 2017

Application: December 6, 2017


FY17 Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $275,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
October 4, 2017

Letter of Intent is required.

Application: October 18, 2017
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years
  • Optional Nested traineeship: Additional maximum of $50,000 for residents or $30,000 for medical students in direct costs (plus indirect costs) over a 1-year period of performance.
  • Optional Multidiscipline Collaboration: Additional maximum of $150,000 in direct costs over the 3-year period of performance.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 19, 2017

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Invited Application:
October 18, 2017


FY17 Epilepsy Research Program (ERP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 21, 2017 Level I:
  • Maximum funding of $300,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Level II:
  • Maximum funding of $500,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 21, 2017

Application:
October 5, 2017
Epilepsy Risk Factors Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 21, 2017
  • Funding limit is $300,000 in direct costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 21, 2017

Application:
October 5, 2017


GWIRP

FY17 Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
NEW! Biorepository Resource Network Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 19, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $2,500,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: June 30, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2017

Invited Application: September 28, 2017
NEW! Clinical Consortium Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 19, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable total funding for the entire period of performance is $8,000,000 including both direct and indirect costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: June 30, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2017

Invited Application: September 28, 2017
Investigator-Initiated Focused Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 19, 2017
  • Maximum period of performance and directs costs are based on Tier:
    • Discovery Tier:
      $230,000 for direct costs for a maximum of 2 years.
    • Applied Research Tier:
      $700,000 for direct costs for a maximum of 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: June 30, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2017

Invited Application: September 28, 2017
NEW! Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 19, 2017
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $400,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: June 30, 2017

Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2017

Invited Application: September 28, 2017


FY17 Hearing Restoration Research Program (HRRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Translational Research Award (TRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
September 14, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
October 25, 2017

Application:
November 15, 2017
Focused Research Award (FRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
September 14, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
October 25, 2017

Application:
November 15, 2017


LCRP

FY17 Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $250,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): September 20, 2017

Letter of Intent is required.

Application: October 4, 2017
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 28, 2017

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 4, 2017
Investigator Initiated Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $400,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 28, 2017

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 4, 2017
Translational Research Partnership Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $900,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 28, 2017

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 4, 2017


FY17 Military Burn Research Program (MBRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 7, 2017 For Research Level 1:
  • Maximum funding of $1.75 million (M) for total costs (direct and indirect).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
For Research Level 2:
  • Maximum funding of $3.5M for total costs (direct and indirect).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
August 3, 2017

Application:
October 19, 2017
MSRP

FY17 Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 11, 2017
  • Anticipated that budgets will not exceed $600,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 26, 2017

Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 5, 2017
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Anticipated that budgets will not exceed $150,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 26, 2017

Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 5, 2017




FY17 Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program (OPORP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Orthotics Outcomes Research Award (OORA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
September 2, 2017 The FY17 OORA offers two funding levels:
Funding Level 1:
  • Maximum funding of $500,000 for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Funding Level 2:
  • Maximum funding of $2,500,000 for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application(Preproposal):
October 20, 2017

Application:
January 8, 2018




FY17 Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Research Program (PRARP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Convergence Science Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 21, 2017
  • Maximum funding is $500,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 21, 2017

Application:
October 5, 2017
Quality of Life Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 21, 2017
  • Funding limit is $500,000 in direct costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 21, 2017

Application:
October 5, 2017
New Investigator Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 21, 2017
  • Funding limit is $225,000 in direct costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 21, 2017

Application:
October 5, 2017
Research Partnership Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 21, 2017
  • Funding limit is $1.3 million in total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 21, 2017

Application:
October 5, 2017


FY17 Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 12, 2017
  • Maximum funding for the entire period of performance is $360,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent*):
September 20, 2017

Application: October 4, 2017

* New for FY17
Idea Award with Special Focus Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 22, 2017
  • Maximum funding for the entire period of performance is $400,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
June 30, 2017

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Application:
October 4, 2017
Translational Team Science Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 22, 2017
  • Maximum funding for the entire period of performance is $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
June 30, 2017

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Application:
October 4, 2017

FY17 Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Funding limit not defined; requested funding must be appropriate for the scope of work proposed
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 20, 2017

Application: October 26, 2017
Focused Program Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $10 million for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 20, 2017

Application: October 26, 2017
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $1.2 million for direct costs (plus indirect costs); $1.5 million for direct costs (plus indirect costs) for applications including a Partnering PI Option
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 13, 2017

Application: October 18, 2017
Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $3 million for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 13, 2017

Application: October 18, 2017


FY17 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Impact Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 25, 2017 Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $750K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $2M for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-application (Preproposal): July 7, 2017

Application: September 28, 2017
Health Disparity Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 25, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $450K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • If applying for the Qualified Collaborator Option, maximum funding of $600K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
  • Additional funds can be requested if including the Nested HD Traineeship Option
    • Predoctoral PIs: additional funds cannot exceed $92,500
    • Postdoctoral PIs: additional funds cannot exceed $115,000
Pre-application (Preproposal): July 7, 2017

Confidential Letters of Recommendation: October 3, 2017

Application: September 28, 2017
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 25, 2017 Established PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $600K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
New Investigator Option:
  • Maximum funding of $375K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $1M for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-application (Preproposal): July 14, 2017

Application: October 26, 2017


FY17 Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Applied Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • All direct and indirect costs of any subaward (subgrant or subcontract) must be included in the total direct costs of the primary award.
  • The applicant may request the entire maximum funding amount for a project that may have a period of performance less than the maximum 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 12,2017

Application:
September 27, 2017
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $3 million (M) for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • All direct and indirect costs of any subaward (subgrant or subcontract) must be included in the total direct costs of the primary award.
  • The applicant may request the entire maximum funding amount for a project that may have a period of performance less than the maximum 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 12,2017

Application:
September 27, 2017
Integrated Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $4.5M for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • All direct and indirect costs of any subaward (subgrant or subcontract) must be included in the total direct costs of the primary award.
  • The applicant may request the entire maximum funding amount for a project that may have a period of performance less than the maximum 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 12,2017

Application:
September 27, 2017
Clinical Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 27, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $2M for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • All direct and indirect costs of any subaward (subgrant or subcontract) must be included in the total direct costs of the primary award.
  • The applicant may request the entire maximum funding amount for a project that may have a period of performance less than the maximum 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 12,2017

Application:
September 27, 2017

FY17/18 Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program (PH/TBIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Complex Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Research – Clinical Research Award (CTRR – CRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
September 6, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $2 Million for total costs (direct plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
October 11, 2017

Application:
December 27, 2017
Complex Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Research – Clinical Trial Award (CTRR – CTA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
September 6, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $2.5 Million for the Vestibular Rehabilitation Focus Area or $4.0 Million for the Cognitive Rehabilitation Focus Area for total costs (direct plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
October 11, 2017

Application:
December 27, 2017


FY17 Reconstructive Transplant Research Program (RTRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 10, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 18 months.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
November 15, 2017

Application:
December 6, 2017
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 10, 2017 Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $1 million (M) for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Multiple PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $1.5M for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 20, 2017

Application:
December 6, 2017
Technical Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 10, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $1M for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 20, 2017

Application:
December 6, 2017
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 10, 2017 Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $1M for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $1.5M for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 20, 2017

Application:
December 6, 2017


FY17 Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Research Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 6, 2017
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $100,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
  • The maximum period of performance is 1 year.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): August 8, 2017

Application:
November 29, 2017
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 6, 2017
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $2,000,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): August 8, 2017

Application:
November 29, 2017
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 6, 2017
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): August 8, 2017

Application:
November 29, 2017
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 6, 2017
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application: August 8, 2017

Application:
November 29, 2017
Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 6, 2017
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $1,250,000 for direct costs ($1,500,000 for direct costs if requesting an Optional Qualified Collaborator).
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application: August 8, 2017

Application:
November 29, 2017

FY17 Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Idea Award – New Investigator Eligibility Statement
May 23, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $250K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
Pre-Application: July 5, 2017

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 11, 2017
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 23, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $700K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application: July 5, 2017

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 11, 2017

FY17 Vision Research Program (VRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $5.25 million (M) for total costs (direct and indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 12, 2017

Application: October 25, 2017
Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $2.1 million (M) for total costs (direct and indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 12, 2017

Application: October 25, 2017

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