Fiscal Year 2020 Department of Defense - Health Program - Funding Opportunities and Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program - Lung Cancer Pre-application Deadlines Extended

Updated Information

Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRPpre-application deadlines extended to: July 22, 2020.


US Department of Defense (DoD) 


Health Program

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For more information about the CDMRP-administered programs, please visit the CDMRP website.  For more information on types of funding opportunities offered and application strategies review the CDMRP Webinar Series


The Department of Defense (DoD) programs managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) recently released the following Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) Funding Opportunities and extended the Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Submission deadlines as follows:


Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP)

Idea Award

Research Advancement Award

Clinical Evaluation Award

Therapeutic/Biomarker Trial Award

Patient-Provider and Health Communications Award

New Investigator Award


Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP)

Career Development Award

Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award


Neurofibromatosis Research Program (NFRP)

Clinical Trial Award

Early Investigator Research Award

Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award

New Investigator Award

**Additional NFRP Award Mechanisms to be released at a later date**


Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program (OPORP)

Clinical Research Award

Clinical Trial Award


Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)

Proteogenomics Research Award


Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

Idea Award

Impact Award

Behavioral Health Science Award

Translational Team Science Award

Virtual Cancer Center Director Award

Career Development Award – Fellow Option

Career Development Award – Virtual Cancer Center Scholar Option


Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP)

Clinical Translational Research Award

Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award

Idea Development Award


FY20 PRMRP Submission deadlines extended 

Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) Submission Deadlines for the Discovery Award, Focused Award, Investigator Initiated Research Award, Focus Program Award, and Technology/Therapeutic Development Award have been extended; please review the new deadlines on the website 


FY20 PRMRP Funding opportunity to be released

During the week of April 6, 2020, Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) will release the FY20 Clinical Trial Award funding opportunity (W81XWH-20-PRMRP-CTA) opened to all 44 congressionally-directed Topics.

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Special Notes

Please refer to the Office of Research COVID 19 web-page for directives related to research activities at the University of Guelph.


If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

Internal Deadline

See applicable funding opportunity for external deadline dates and times.

Internal deadline is two weeks before the pre-application deadline and two weeks before the full application deadline.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for one of these opportunities please contact Angela Vuk ASAP for assistance with completing required forms and obtaining institutional certifications and signatures, etc.

A pre-application is required and must be submitted through the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) prior to the pre-application deadline. All applications must conform to the final Funding Opportunities/Program Announcements and General Application Instructions which can be found on the website   A listing of all CDMRP and other USAMRDC extramural funding opportunities can be obtained on the website by performing a basic search using CFDA Number 12.420.

Please review the specific funding opportunity including program funding available, deadline dates and times, timelines, project duration, etc. 

For Questions, please contact

For more information on types of funding opportunities offered and application strategies review the CDMRP Webinar Series

Office of Research

Angela Vuk, Senior Grants and Contracts Specialist
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x55026

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