DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Synopsis of Current Program Announcements


FY16 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program (ALSRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Therapeutic Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 1, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • Maximum funding of $1,000,000 for direct costs
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: April 14, 2016
Application: July 21, 2016
Therapeutic Idea Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 1, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 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: April 14, 2016
Application: July 21, 2016


FY16 Autism Research Program (ARP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 28, 2016
  • 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.
Pre-Application: June 22, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: July 27, 2016
Application: September 29, 2016
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 28, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $377,000 in direct costs.
  • For multiple PIs, the combined funding for all PIs for the entire period of performance may not exceed $377,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: June 22, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: July 27, 2016
Application: September 29, 2016


FY16 Bone Marrow Failure Research Program (BMFRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
February 11, 2016
  • 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 (Pre-proposal): March 29, 2016
Application: July 13, 2016


FY16 Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Innovator Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 1, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $5M for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application: April 27, 2016
Confidential Letters of Recommendation Submission Deadline: August 16, 2016
Invited Application: August 11, 2016
Breakthrough Levels 3 and 4 Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 1, 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): April 27, 2016
Invited Application: August 11, 2016
Distinguished Investigator Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 1, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $3M for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): April 27, 2016
Confidential Letters of Recommendation Submission Deadline: August 16, 2016
Invited Application: August 11, 2016


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

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
FY16 Prolonged Field Care Research Award (PFCRA) Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions (external link)
March 24, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding (total costs) for the entire period of performance is $3,000,000.
  • The Principal Investigator (PI) is responsible for selecting funding level, of either $1.5 Million (M) or $3M, appropriate for the scope of the research proposal which is within a 3-year period of performance.
Pre-Application: May 12, 2016
Extramural Application: August 18, 2016
Intramural Application: August 18, 2016
Pre-application submission is required. Application submission is by invitation only.
FY16 Predictive Personality & Emotional State Performance Determinants for Training (PREEMPT) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions (external link)
March 28, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $1,250,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 years
Pre-Application: April 28, 2016
Extramural Application: August 4, 2016
Intramural Application: August 4, 2016
Pre-application submission is required. Application submission is by invitation only.
FY17 Inter-professional Team-based Learning in Early Stages of Learning (Team_INTEL) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions (external link)
March 28, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $1,200,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 years
Pre-Application: April 28, 2016
Extramural Application: August 4, 2016
Intramural Application: August 4, 2016
Pre-application submission is required. Application submission is by invitation only.
FY16-17 Health Information Technologies and Informatics (HITI) Theater/Operational Medicine Initiative (TOMI) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions (external link)
April 5, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $2,000,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 years
Pre-Application: May 11, 2016
Extramural Application: August 22, 2016
Intramural Application: August 29, 2016
Pre-application submission is required. Application submission is by invitation only.
FY16-17 Health Information Technologies and Informatics Hands-Free Electronic Health Record Data Entry Initiative (HFEHRI) Award Extramural:
Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)

Intramural:
Program Announcement / Application Instructions (external link)
April 5, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $2,000,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 years
Pre-Application: May 11, 2016
Extramural Application: August 22, 2016
Intramural Application: August 29, 2016
Pre-application submission is required. Application submission is by invitation only.


FY16 Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program (DMDRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 23, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Nested traineeship: Additional maximum of $50,000 for residents or $30,000 for medical students in direct costs (plus indirect costs) over a one-year period of performance.
  • Period of performance should not exceed 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 19, 2016
Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.
Invited Application: October 19, 2016
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 23, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $275,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance should not exceed 2 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): July 19, 2016
Preproposal is required; Application submission is by invitation only.
Invited Application: October 19, 2016


FY16 Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Gulf War Illness Epidemiology Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 16, 2016
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $975,000 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: July 15, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2016
Invited Application: October 20, 2016
New Investigator Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 16, 2016
  • 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): July 15, 2016
Application: October 20, 2016
NEW! Clinical Partnership Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 16, 2016
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $750,000 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: July 15, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2016
Invited Application: October 20, 2016
NEW! Investigator-Initiated Focused Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 16, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum funding varies by Tier:
    • Discovery Tier: $200,000 for direct costs
    • Applied Research Tier: $600,000 for direct costs
    • Validation Tier: $600,000 for direct costs
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: July 15, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2016
Invited Application: October 20, 2016
Innovative Treatment Evaluation Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 16, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $700,000 for direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application: July 15, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: August 2016
Invited Application: October 20, 2016

FY16 Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Concept Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 23, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $100,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 1 year
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 28, 2016
Application: August 11, 2016
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 8, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $250,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 9, 2016
Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.
Application: September 14, 2016
Clinical Exploration Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 8, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $550,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 9, 2016
Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.
Application: September 14, 2016
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 8, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $350,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 9, 2016
Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.
Application: September 14, 2016
Investigator Initiated Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 8, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $400,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 9, 2016
Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.
Application: September 14, 2016


FY16 Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Pilot Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 15, 2016
  • 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): May 26, 2016
Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only.
Application: August 29, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 15, 2016
  • 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): May 26, 2016
Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only.
Application: August 29, 2016
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 15, 2016
  • 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): May 26, 2016
Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only.
Application: August 29, 2016


FY16 Neurofibromatosis Research Program (NFRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Consortium Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 11, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $9,000,000 total costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Pre-Proposal): June 8, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: by June 22,2016
Application: August 1, 2016
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 11, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 4 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $900,000 direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 18, 2016
Application: August 1, 2016
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 11, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $100,000 direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 18, 2016
Application: August 1, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 11, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $525,000 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 18, 2016
Application: August 1, 2016
New Investigator Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 11, 2016
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $450,000 direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 18, 2016
Application: August 1, 2016


FY16 Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 16, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $600,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 3 years
Pre-Application: April 28, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: June 2016
Application: August 10, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 16, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $450,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance should not exceed 3 years
Pre-Application: April 28, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: June 2016
Application: August 10, 2016
Ovarian Cancer Academy Award - Early-Career Investigator Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 16, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $725,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 4 years.
Pre-Application: April 28, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: June 2016
Application: August 10, 2016
Pilot Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
March 16, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $250,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years.
Pre-Application: April 28, 2016
Invitation to Submit an Application: June 2016
Application: August 10, 2016


FY16 Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Horizon Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
June 28, 2016
  • 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 17, 2016
Letter of Intent is required;
Application: September 28, 2016
Career Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 18, 2016
  • 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 (Preproposal): June 8, 2016
Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only
Application: September 13, 2016
Idea Award with Special Focus Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 18, 2016
  • 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 8, 2016
Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only
Application: September 13, 2016
Translational Team Science Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
April 18, 2016
  • Maximum funding for the entire period of performance is $1,000,000 for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 8, 2016
Preproposal is required;
Application submission is by invitation only
Application: September 13, 2016

FY16 Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • 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): June 30, 2016
Application: October 26, 2016
Discovery Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $200,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 18 months
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 7, 2016
Application: July 21, 2016
Focused Program Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $10 million for total costs (includes direct and indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 30, 2016
Application: October 26, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • 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 23, 2016
Application: October 19, 2016
Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $3 million for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 23, 2016
Application: October 19, 2016


FY16 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)

PCRP AWARD MECHANISMS WITH EMPHASIS ON IMPACT
Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Impact Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
    Individual PIs:
  • Maximum funding of $750,000 (K) 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): June 9, 2016
Application: August 25, 2016
Health Disparity Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • 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 Young Investigator Option
    • Predoctoral PIs: up to $92,500 in additional direct costs (plus indirect costs)
    • Postdoctoral PIs: up to $115,000 in additional direct costs (plus indirect costs)
Pre-application (Preproposal): June 9, 2016
Application: August 25, 2016
Clinical Consortium Research Site Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
June 20, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $800K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
    • A total of $200K in direct costs (plus indirect costs) will be allocated from the FY16 budget to fund the first year of performance for each Site.
    • Options will be included for continued performance in subsequent years with $200K direct costs (plus indirect costs) expected from each of the FY17–FY19 budgets to fund the option years.
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years
    • The initial performance period of the award and each option period will be for 12 months.
Pre-application (Preproposal): September 15, 2016
Application: October 6, 2016
PCRP AWARD MECHANISMS WITH EMPHASIS ON INNOVATION
Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
    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 $275K 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): June 23, 2016
Application: October 6, 2016
PCRP AWARD MECHANISMS WITH EMPHASIS ON TRAINING
Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Physician Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $520K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Maximum period of performance is 4 years; minimum is 3 years
Pre-application (Letter of Intent): July 7, 2016
Confidential Letters of Recommendation: July 26, 2016
Application: July 21, 2016
Early Investigator Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 5, 2016 Maximum period of performance is 2 years

Predoctoral PIs:
  • Maximum of $60K for direct costs (plus indirect costs
Postdoctoral PIs:
  • Maximum of $125K for direct costs (plus indirect costs)
Pre-application (Letter of Intent): July 7, 2016
Confidential Letters of Recommendation: July 26, 2016
Application: July 21, 2016


FY16 Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program (PH/TBIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Cognitive Resilience and Readiness Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 13, 2016
  • Maximum period of performance is 3 years
  • Maximum funding (total cost) for the entire period of performance is $2.5M
Pre-Application (Preproposal): June 27, 2016
A pre-application is required. Application submission is by invitation only.
Application: September 7, 2016


FY16 Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP)

Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 17, 2016
  • 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): June 21, 2016
Application: September 21, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 17, 2016
  • 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): June 21, 2016
Application: September 21, 2016
Qualitative Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 17, 2016
  • 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): June 21, 2016
Application: September 21, 2016
Translational Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 17, 2016
  • 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 (Preproposal): June 21, 2016
Application: September 21, 2016

FY16 Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TSCRP)

TBDRP AWARD MECHANISMS
Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Idea Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
June 15, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $250K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): August 3, 2016
Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.
Application: November 16, 2016
Investigator-Initiated Research Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
June 15, 2016
  • Maximum funding of $700K for direct costs (plus indirect costs).
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
Pre-Application (Preproposal): August 3, 2016
Preproposal is required; application submission is by invitation only.
Application: November 16, 2016

FY16 Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP)

TSCRP AWARD MECHANISMS
Mechanism Program Announcement/Instructions Release Date Funding Amount Submission Deadline
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 10, 2016
  • 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 1, 2016
Application: July 18, 2016
Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 10, 2016
  • 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 1, 2016
Application: July 18, 2016
Pilot Clinical Trial Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 10, 2015
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $300,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 1, 2016
Application: July 18, 2016
Postdoctoral Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 10, 2015
  • The maximum period of performance is 2 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $150,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 1, 2016
Application: July 18, 2016
Synergistic Idea Development Award Program Announcement
Application Instructions (external link)
May 10, 2015
  • The maximum period of performance is 3 years.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $750,000 in direct costs.
  • Indirect costs may be proposed in accordance with the institution's negotiated rate agreement.
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent): July 1, 2016
Application: July 18, 2016


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