US Department of Defense (DoD) 2024 Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)


US Department of Defense (DoD)


Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)

For More Information

Complete and detailed descriptions of these funding opportunities, evaluation criteria and complete submission requirements can be found in the specific Program Announcements on the Program Funding Opportunities Page. Program Announcements are available electronically for downloading from the website by performing a search using Department of Defense as the Agency in the left search column.


The Department of Defense (DOD) managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) has announced new funding opportunities for the fiscal year 2024 (FY24) as follows:

  1. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program (ALSRP) 
  2. Autism Research Program (ARP)
  3. Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP)
  4. Epilepsy Research Program (ERP)
  5. Hearing Restoration Research Program (HRRP)
  6. Lung Cancer Research Program (LCRP)
  7. Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)
  8. Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Research Program (PRARP)
  9. Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP)
  10. Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP)
  11. Vision Research Program (VRP)


How to Apply

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, then full application submission through  All applications must conform to the final Funding Opportunities/Program Announcements and General Application Instructions which can be found on the website. For detailed information on the submission process, refer to the specific Program Announcement/Funding Opportunity.  

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 with you.

For Questions, please contact

Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs:

(301) 682-5507


Office of Research

Kristin Zimmermann, Senior Grants & Contracts Specialist
Research Services Office
519-824-4120 x56257

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