Title: Ovarian Cancer Research Program
Clinical Development Award
Omics Consortium Development Award
Investigator-Initiated Research Award
Ovarian Cancer Academy Award – Early Career Investigator
Applications to the Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) are being solicited for the Defense Health Agency (DHA) J9, Research and Development Directorate, by the U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity (USAMRAA) using delegated authority provided by United States Code, Title 10, Section 2358 (10 USC 2358). As directed by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs (OASD[HA]), the DHA manages the Defense Health Program (DHP) Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) appropriation. The execution management agent for this Program Announcement is the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).
The OCRP was initiated in FY97 to provide support for research of exceptional scientific merit. Appropriations for the OCRP from FY97 through FY17 totaled $296.45 million (M). The FY18 appropriation is $20M. For additional information concerning the OCRP and its current initiatives, long-term priorities, and Programmatic Panel members, refer to the OCRP website at http://cdmrp.army.mil/ocrp/default.
The mission of the OCRP is to support patient-centered research to prevent, detect, treat, and cure ovarian cancer to enhance the health and well-being of Service members, Veterans, retirees, their family members, and all women impacted by this disease.
Application Deadlines and Review Dates:
Pre-Application Submission Deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time (ET), July 25, 2018
Application Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. ET, August 8, 2018
End of Application Verification Period: 5:00 p.m. ET, August 13, 2018
Peer Review: October 2018
Programmatic Review: November/December 2018
For Further Information:
The Program Announcements are available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov), the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prgdefault.shtml) and the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) (https://eBRAP.org).
Filed Under: Funding Opportunities