Released: April 11, 2013
Department of Defense Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program
Anticipated Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13)
The FY13 Defense Appropriations Act provides $7.5 million (M) to the Department of Defense Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program (ALSRP) to support innovative, high-impact research into Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). The Department of Defense ALSRP is administered by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC) through the Office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).
The ALSRP is providing this information to allow investigators time to plan and develop applications. FY13 ALSRP program announcements and general application instructions for the following award mechanisms are anticipated to be posted on Grants.gov in May 2013. This pre-announcement should not be construed as an obligation by the government.
|Mechanism||Eligibility||Key Mechanism Elements||Funding|
|Therapeutic Development Award||Independent investigators at all academic levels||
|Therapeutic Idea Award||Investigators at all academic levels||
All applications must conform to the final program announcements and general application instructions that will be available for electronic downloading from the Grants.gov website upon official announcement of funding opportunity release. Submission deadlines will not be available until the program announcements are released. Requests for email notification of the program announcements release may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A pre-application is required and must be submitted through the CDMRP eReceipt website (http://cdmrp.org) prior to the pre-application deadline. Applications must be submitted through the federal government single-entry portal, Grants.gov.
Requests for email notification of the release of CDMRP program announcements may be sent to email@example.com. For more information about the ALSRP or other CDMRP-administered programs, please visit the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil).
Point of Contact:
- CDMRP Public Affairs