DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Synopsis of Current Program Announcements




FY16 Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Breakthrough Levels 3 and 4 Award II Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
July 19, 2016 Applications may be submitted under one of the following funding levels:

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): September 14, 2016
Invited Application: December 8, 2016


FY16-17 Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
FY17 Translational Simulation Research (TRANSfeR) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions
August 10, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $1,800,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 2 Years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): October 13, 2016
Extramural Application: February 2, 2017
Extramural Application Verification Period:
February 8, 2017
Intramural Application:
February 8, 2017
Pre-application submission is required.
Application submission is by invitation only.
FY17 Developing Models for Military Medical Training from Field Data Collected from Sensors (MATADOR) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions (external link)
September 19, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 in total costs (direct plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 Years
Pre-Application: November 14, 2016
Extramural Application: March 1, 2017
Extramural Application Verification Period:
March 6, 2017
Intramural Application:
March 6, 2017
Pre-application submission is required.
Application submission is by invitation only.
FY17 Hearing and Balance Research Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

November 1, 2016 The FY17 HBRA offers two funding levels:
Research Level 1 (Translational Preclinical Research):

  • Maximum funding of $2,000,000 total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years


Research Level 2 (Observational Studies or Clinical Trials):
  • Maximum funding of $4,000,000 total costs (direct costs plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The requested budget level should be appropriate for the scope of research proposed.

Pre-Application (Preproposal): December 12, 2016
Application: March 29, 2017








FY16 Parkinson's Research Program (PRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Focused Idea Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
July 18, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 3 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 9, 2016
Application: November 30, 2016
Impact Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
July 18, 2016
    Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $3 million (M) in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 4 years
    Partnering PI Option:
  • Maximum funding of $5M for total costs(includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 9, 2016
Application: November 30, 2016




FY16 Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Applied Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 2, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $500,000 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):
September 7, 2016
Application:
December 7, 2016
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 2, 2016
  • 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):
September 7, 2016
Application:
December 7, 2016
Integrated Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 10, 2016
  • 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):
September 7, 2016
Application:
December 7, 2016
Clinical Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 10, 2016
  • 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):
September 7, 2016
Application:
December 7, 2016

FY16 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 Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
June 30, 2016
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years for Funding Level 1 and 4 years for Funding Level 2.
  • Maximum funding (total costs) for the entire period of performance is $2 M for Funding Level 1 and $5 M for Funding Level 2.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): August 17, 2016
Application: November 30, 2016
A pre-application submission is required.
Full application submission is by invitation only.


FY16 Reconstructive Transplant Research Program (RTRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 12, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 for total costs
  • Maximum period of performance is 18 months
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): November 23, 2016
Application: December 14, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 12, 2016
    Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $1 million (M) 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 21, 2016
Application: December 14, 2016
Technical Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 12, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $1M for total costs
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): September 21, 2016
Application: December 14, 2016
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
August 12, 2016
    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 21, 2016
Application: December 14, 2016


Last updated Friday November 18 2016