Department of Defense – pre-announcement of Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program, FY19

April 2, 2019 by School of Medicine Webmaster

The Department of Defense has released pre-announcements for the Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program managed by the Department of Defense office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) to allow investigators time to plan and develop ideas for submission to the anticipated FY19 funding opportunities.

FY19 funding opportunities are anticipated for the following PHTBI program:

Prevention Research to Reduce Sexual Assault and/or Understand Adjustment Disorders (PSAAD)

  • Intramural (DoD) and extramural investigators at Assistant Professor level or above (or equivalent) are eligible to submit applications.
  • Applications to the FY19 PHTBIRP PSAAD Investigator Initiated Focused Research Award should address the development or adaptation of prevention efforts to reduce the occurrence of sexual assault or address approaches to better understand, screen for, and prevent Adjustment Disorders among Service members, ultimately benefiting the public at large.
  • The maximum allowable funding for the entire period of performance is $1,000,000 for direct costs over a period of 3 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

Subsequent notifications will be sent when the program announcements/funding opportunities are released.

Filed Under: Funding Opportunities