Department of Defense – pre-announcement of Bone Marrow Failure Research Program (BMFRP) FY19

March 12, 2019 by ssw3an@virginia.edu

This e-mail is to notify the research community of recently released pre-announcement for the Bone Marrow Failure Research Program (BMFRP) managed by the Department of Defense (DOD) office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) https://cdmrp.army.mil/pubs/press/press to allow investigators time to plan and develop ideas for submission to the anticipated FY19 funding opportunities.  FY19 funding opportunities are anticipated for the Idea Development Award:

  • Established Investigators: Independent investigators at or above the level of Assistant Professor (or equivalent) and 10 years or more from first faculty appointment
  • Early Career Investigators: Investigators at the level of Assistant Professor (or equivalent) and less than 10 years from first faculty appointment.
  • Preproposal is required; full application submission is by invitation only.
  • Supports innovative ideas and high-impact approaches based on scientifically sound evidence to move toward the vision to understand and cure BMF.
  • Strong BMF research team.
  • May include relevant preliminary data.
  • Clinical trials will not be supported.
  • Maximum funding of $325,000 in direct costs (plus indirect costs)
  • Period of performance not to exceed 2 years

Descriptions of each of the anticipated funding opportunities, eligibility, key mechanism elements, and funding can be found in the Program pre-announcement.  FY19 pre-announcements can be found in the CDMRP home page features at https://cdmrp.army.mil.

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