DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Synopsis of Current Program Funding Opportunities






FY17 Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
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 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


FY17-18 Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
FY17 Toward A Next-Generation Trauma Care Capability: Foundational Research for Autonomous, Unmanned, and Robotics Development of Medical Technologies (FORwARD) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions
September 28, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $1,300,000 in total costs (direct plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
November 20, 2017

Application:
February 5, 2018

Application Verification Period:
February 12, 2018

Pre-application submission is required.
FY17 Accelerating Innovation in Military Medicine (AIMM) Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
November 21, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance should not exceed 18 months.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
January 26, 2018

Pre-application submission is required.

Application:
February 9, 2018








FY17 Kidney Cancer Research Program (HRRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Consortium Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 25, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $1 million for total 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):
December 20, 2017

Application:
January 4, 2018
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 25, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $400,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
December 20, 2017

Application:
January 4, 2018
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 25, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $75,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 1 year.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution’s negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
December 20, 2017

Application:
January 4, 2018
Translational Research Partnership Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 25, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 in 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):
December 20, 2017

Application:
January 4, 2018


LRP

FY17 Lupus Research Program (LRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 18, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $150,000 for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 1 year
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): December 21, 2017

Application: January 4, 2018
Impact Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 18, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $525,000 for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): December 21, 2017

Application: January 4, 2018






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






FY17/18 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
Applied Behavior Analysis Clinical Study Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
October 16, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $7,000,000 for total costs (direct plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
December 20, 2017

Application:
January 4, 2018
Peer Support Program (PSP)Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions
November 8, 2017
  • Maximum funding of $3 Million for total costs (direct plus indirect costs).
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
January 5, 2018

Application:
January 19, 2018


Last updated Friday, December 8, 2017