DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Synopsis of Current Program Funding Opportunities


FY18 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program (ALSRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Therapeutic Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
April 10, 2018
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs for the standard award.
  • Maximum funding of $1,250,000 for direct costs for submissions under the Therapeutically Relevant Marker Option.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 22, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 11, 2018
Therapeutic Idea Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
April 10, 2018
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Maximum funding of $500,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 22, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 11, 2018


FY18 Autism Research Program (ARP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 21, 2018
  • 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 (plus indirect costs)
Early-Career Investigator Partnering PI Option:
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $1,155,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
Pre-Application:
July 5, 2018

Invitation to Submit an Application:
August 10, 2018

Application:
October 4, 2018
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 21, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • For multiple PIs, the combined funding for all PIs for the entire period of performance may not exceed $500,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
Pre-Application:
July 5, 2018

Invitation to Submit an Application:
August 10, 2018

Application:
October 4, 2018
Clinical Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 21, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
Pre-Application:
July 5, 2018

Invitation to Submit an Application:
August 10, 2018

Application:
October 4, 2018


FY18 Bone Marrow Failure Research Program (BMFRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 1, 2018
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $325,000 in direct costs. (plus indirect costs)
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 16, 2018

Application: November 1, 2018

FY18 Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Breakthrough Levels 1 and 2 Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 17, 2018 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 $ 1 million (M) for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 1, 2018

Application: November 15, 2018
Breakthrough Levels 3 and 4 Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 17, 2018 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 with Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $10M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): September 24, 2018

Invited Application:
December 13, 2018


FY18 Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
FY18 Accelerating Innovation in Military Medicine (AIMM) Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 7, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance should not exceed 18 months.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 26, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application:
January 2, 2019

FY18 Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP)
Medical Simulation and Information Sciences Research Program (JPC-1)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
FY18 Trauma Resiliency Immersive Adaptive Gaming Environment Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
General Submission Requirements
May 21, 2018
  • Anticipated that budgets will not exceed $1.3 million in total costs
  • Period of performance not to exceed 18 months.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
June 25, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application:
September 24, 2018

FY18 Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 11, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $275,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
November 14, 2018

Letter of Intent is required.

Application: December 5, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 11, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years
  • Optional Interdisciplinary Collaborator: Additional maximum of $150,000 in direct costs over the 3-year period of performance
  • 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
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
August 29, 2018

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Invited Application:
December 5, 2018

FY18 Epilepsy Research Program (ERP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Longitudinal Risk Factors Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 11, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $2,500,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application :
July 26, 2018

Application:
October 11, 2018
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 11, 2018 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 27, 2018

Application:
October 11, 2018


GWIRP

FY18 Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
New Investigator Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 31, 2018
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $500,000 for direct costs.
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): October 18, 2018

Application: November 8, 2018
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum funding of $1,016,000 for direct costs with the Biorepository Contribution Option (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 13, 2018

Application: November 8, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Focused Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum directs costs and period of performance vary based on Tier:
    • Discovery Tier: Maximum funding of $230,000 or $246,000 with the Biorepository Contribution Option for direct costs (plus indirect costs) for a maximum of 2 years.
    • Applied Research Tier: Maximum funding of $700,000 or $716,000 with the Biorepository Contribution Option for direct costs (plus indirect costs) for a maximum of 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 13, 2018

Application: November 8, 2018
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $400,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 13, 2018

Application: November 8, 2018

FY18 Hearing Restoration Research Program (HRRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Translational Research Award (TRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs budgeted must be in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 17, 2018

Application:
November 8, 2018
Focused Applied Research Award (FARA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs budgeted must be in accordance with the institution’s rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 17, 2018

Application:
November 8, 2018


FY18 Kidney Cancer Research Program (HRRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 8, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $400,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 20, 2018

Application:
October 10, 2018
Physician Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 8, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 20, 2018

Application:
October 10, 2018
Technology Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 8, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $300,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 20, 2018

Application:
October 10, 2018
Translational Research Partnership Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 8, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 20, 2018

Application:
October 10, 2018


LCRP

FY18 Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • 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 6, 2018

Letter of Intent is required.

Application: September 26, 2018
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 10, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: September 26, 2018
Investigator Initiated Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $400,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 10, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: September 26, 2018
Translational Research Partnership Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $900,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 10, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: September 26, 2018


LRP

FY18 Lupus Research Program (LRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 8, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 1 year.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $150,000 in total costs.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): October 10, 2018

Application: November 7, 2018
Impact Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 8, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $525,000 in total costs.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): October 10, 2018

Application: November 7, 2018


MSRP

FY18 Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 4, 2018
  • 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, 2018

Preproposal is required;
application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 18, 2018
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 4, 2018
  • 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, 2018

Preproposal is required;
application submission is by invitation only.

Application: October 18, 2018

FY18 Neurofibromatosis Research Program (NFRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Clinical Trial Award Investigational New Drug (IND) Documentation Form
Application Instructions
May 15, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $800,000 in direct costs ($1,000,000 in direct costs if requesting a Collaborator).
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 26, 2018

Application:
August 9, 2018
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $100,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 26, 2018

Application:
August 9, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $525,000 in direct costs ($575,000 direct costs if requesting an Optional Qualified Collaborator).
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 26, 2018

Application:
August 9, 2018
New Investigator Award Program Announcement
New Investigator Award Eligibility Statement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $450,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 26, 2018

Application:
August 9, 2018
Early Investigator Research Award Program Announcement
Early Investigator Research Award Eligibility Statement
Early Investigator Research Award Academic Statement
Application Instructions
May 15, 2018
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $200,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 26, 2018

Confidential Letters of Recommendation:
August 14, 2018

Application:
August 9, 2018


FY18 Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program (OPORP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Research Award (CRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 15, 2018 The FY18 CRA offers two funding levels:
Funding Level 1:
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years
Funding Level 2:
  • Maximum funding of $1,500,000 for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application(Preproposal):
August 6, 2018

Application:
October 25, 2018
Clinical Trial Award (CTA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 15, 2018 The FY18 CTA offers two funding levels:
Funding Level 1:
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 for total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 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):
August 6, 2018

Application:
October 25, 2018

FY18 Parkinson's Research Program (PRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Early Investigator Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 20, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $340,000 for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 24, 2018

Application:
October 3, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 20, 2018 Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $1.5 million (M) for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum Period of performance is 3 years
Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $2M for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
September 24, 2018

Application:
October 3, 2018


FY18 Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Research Program (PRARP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Convergence Science Research Award (CSRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 13, 2018
  • 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 27, 2018

Application:
October 11, 2018
Quality of Life Research Award (QUAL) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 13, 2018
  • 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 27, 2018

Application:
October 11, 2018
New Investigator Research Award (NIRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 13, 2018
  • 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 27, 2018

Application:
October 11, 2018
Research Partnership Award (RPA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 13, 2018
  • 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 27, 2018

Application:
October 11, 2018

FY18 Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Horizon Award+

+ Returning for FY18
Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 12, 2018
  • Maximum funding for the entire period of performance is $150,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
August 28, 2018

Application: September 26, 2018
Impact Award*

* New for FY18
Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • Maximum funding for the entire period of performance is $1,000,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
June 20, 2018

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Application: September 26, 2018
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • 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):
August 28, 2018

Application: September 26, 2018
Idea Award with Special Focus Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • 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 20, 2018

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Application:
September 26, 2018
Translational Team Science Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 3, 2018
  • 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 20, 2018

Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.

Application:
September 26, 2018

FY18 Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 8, 2018
  • No maximum funding limit; requested funding must be appropriate for the scope of work proposed
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 25, 2018

Application: September 27, 2018
Focused Program Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
April 25, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $10 million for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 19, 2018

Application: September 20, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
April 25, 2018
  • 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): June 12, 2018

Application: September 20, 2018
Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
April 25, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $3 million for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 12, 2019

Application: September 20, 2018


FY18 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Health Disparity Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 19, 2018 Established Investigators:
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
New Investigators:
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-application (Letter of Intent): September 20, 2018

Application: October 11, 2018
Health Disparity Fellowship Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 19, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
Pre-application (Letter of Intent): September 20, 2018

Confidential Letters of Recommendation:
October 15, 2018

Application: October 11, 2018
Impact Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 21, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-application (Preproposal): July 19, 2018

Application: October 18, 2018
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 21, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-application (Preproposal): July 6, 2018

Application: September 27, 2018


FY18 Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Applied Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 18, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 30, 2018

Application:
October 24, 2018
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 18, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $3 million (M) for total costs (includes direct costs and indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 30, 2018

Application:
October 24, 2018
Clinical Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
June 18, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $2M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
July 30, 2018

Application:
October 24, 2018

FY18 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
August 15, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $2.0M for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 24, 2018

Application:
December 17, 2018
Complex Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Research – Clinical Trial Award (CTRR – CTA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 15, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $2.0M for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 24, 2018

Application:
December 17, 2018
Complex Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Research - Clinical Trial Development Award (CTRR-CTDA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 15, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 12 months.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 24, 2018

Application:
December 17, 2018
PHTBIRP Joint DoD and VA Long-term Impact of Military-relevant Brain Injury Consortium (LIMBIC) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
August 21, 2018
  • Maximum allowable costs (direct and indirect) are $25M via the DoD.
  • Up to an additional $5M per year for 5 years will be provided by the VA to VA sites, depending on availability of funds.
  • Maximum period of performance is 5 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
October 8, 2018

Application:
January 7, 2019

FY18 Reconstructive Transplant Research Program (RTRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 10, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 for total costs.
  • Maximum period of performance is 18 months.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
October 3, 2018

Application:
October 24, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 10, 2018 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):
August 15, 2018

Application:
October 24, 2018
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 10, 2018 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):
August 15, 2018

Application:
October 24, 2018


FY18 Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2018
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $3,000,000 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): July 9, 2018

Application:
October 15, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2018
  • 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): July 9, 2018

Application:
October 15, 2018
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2018
  • 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: July 9, 2018

Application:
October 15, 2018
Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 30, 2018
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $1,250,000 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: July 9, 2018

Application:
October 15, 2018


FY18 Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 10, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $300K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): June 25, 2018

Application: September 27, 2018
Idea Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 10, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $250K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 25, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: September 27, 2018
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
May 10, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $650K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 25, 2018

Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.

Application: September 27, 2018

FY18 Vision Research Program (VRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Focused Translational Team Science Award (FTTSA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 26, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $5.0M for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 year.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 4, 2018

Invited Application: December 4, 2018
Investigator Initiated Research Award (IIRA) Program Announcement
Application Instructions
July 26, 2018
  • Maximum funding of $500K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal):
September 4, 2018

Invited Application: December 4, 2018

Last updated Friday, September 14, 2018