DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Synopsis of FY21 NFRP Award Mechanisms - (Adobe PDF) - provides a brief description and key elements of the award mechanism.

Mechanism Release Date Program Announcement/Instructions Submission Deadline  
Clinical Trial Award April 30, 2021 Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 8, 2021

Application:
July 22, 2021
Submit Pre-Application
Early Investigator Research Award April 30, 2021 Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 8, 2021

Confidential Letters of Recommendation:
July 27, 2021

Application:
July 22, 2021
Submit Pre-Application
Exploration - Hypothesis Development Award April 30, 2021 Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 8, 2021

Application:
July 22, 2021
Submit Pre-Application
Investigator-Initiated Research Award April 30, 2021 Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 8, 2021

Application:
July 22, 2021
Submit Pre-Application
New Investigator Award April 30, 2021 Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 8, 2021

Application:
July 22, 2021
Submit Pre-Application
Synergistic Idea Award April 30, 2021 Program Announcement
Application Instructions
Pre-Application (Letter of Intent):
July 8, 2021

Application:
July 22, 2021
Submit Pre-Application
Clinical Trials Consortium Pending Release Pending Release Pending Release Pending Release

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Last updated Monday, May 3, 2021