Department of Defense – Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP), pre-announcement April 6, 2018

April 6, 2018 by School of Medicine Webmaster

The Department of Defense (DOD) office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) has pre-announced the following programs, to allow investigators time to plan and develop ideas for submission to the anticipated FY18 funding opportunities. FY18 funding opportunities are anticipated for the following programs:

Epilepsy Research Program (ERP)

  • Idea Development Award
  • Longitudinal Risk Factors Award

Peer Reviewed Alzheimer’s Research Program (PRARP)

  • Convergence Science Research Award
  • Quality of Life Research Award
  • New Investigator Research Award
  • Research Partnership Award

Hearing Restoration Research Program (HRRP)

  • Translational Research Award
  • Focused Research Award

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program (TSCRP)

  • Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award
  • Idea Development Award
  • Clinical Translational Research Award

Descriptions of each of the anticipated funding opportunities, eligibility, key mechanism elements, and funding can be found in the respective Program pre-announcement.  FY18 pre-announcements can be found in the CDMRP home page features at

Subsequent notifications will be posted at this site when the program announcements/funding opportunities are released.

Filed Under: Funding Opportunities