DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

NEWS RELEASE

January 9, 2006

Department of Defense Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program
Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2006

The Fiscal Year 2006 (FY06) Defense Appropriations Act provides $ 4.3 million to the Department of Defense Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP). This program is administered by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command through the Office of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).

FY06 TSCRP Program Announcements for the following mechanisms are expected to be released in February 2006:

  • Clinical Resource Development Awards - New
  • Concept Awards
  • Idea Development Awards

Detailed descriptions of each mechanism, evaluation criteria, submission requirements, and deadlines will be available in the FY06 TSCRP Program Announcements. Each Program Announcement will be available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://grants.gov) and the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil) upon its release in February 2006.

Requests for e-mail notification of the Program Announcement release may be sent to prequest@constellagroup.com. For more information about the TSCRP or other CDMRP-sponsored programs, please visit the CDMRP website.

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