United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)
The following Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) pre-announcements and funding opportunities have been announced.
FY21 Pre-announcements released:
Melanoma Research Program
Mid-Career Accelerator Award
Team Science Award
Translational Research Award with Collaborator Option
New for FY21: Melanoma Academy Director Award
New for FY21: Academy Scholar Award
FY21 Funding Opportunities released:
Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program
Behavioral Health Science Award
Career Development Award – Fellow Option
Translational Team Science Award
Ovarian Cancer Research Program
Omics Consortium Award
Spinal Cord Injury Research Program
Clinical Trial Award
Translational Research Award
Investigator-Initiated Research Award
See specific call for applicable funding information.
Please note that research activities carried out in the context of COVID-19 need to adhere to the University of Guelph COVID-19 research principles, policies, guidelines and processes as they may be updated from time to time and communicated on the Office of Research web-page.
If you are considering applying, please contact Angela Vuk as soon as possible to assist with application requirements.
How to Apply
Descriptions of each of the anticipated funding opportunities, eligibility, key mechanism elements, and funding can be found in the Program pre-announcement. FY21 pre-announcements can be found in the CDMRP home page. Subsequent notifications will be sent when the program announcements/funding opportunities are released.
For announced opportunities, submission is a two-step process requiring both pre-application submission through the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) prior to the pre-application deadline, and full application submission through Grants.gov. All applications must conform to the final Funding Opportunities/Program Announcements and General Application Instructions which can be found on the Grants.gov website. For detailed information on the submission process, refer to the specific Program Announcement/Funding Opportunity.
Additional information about applying to CDMRP programs, as well as tips for successfully preparing applications for different types of CDMRP award mechanisms, are available in the CDMRP Webinar Series.
If you are interested in applying, please contact the Office of Research as soon as possible so we can work through the application process and Grants.gov with you.