Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – Clinical Research Award Plus (CRA+) Concept Proposal and Planning Grant

January 17, 2020 by


The purpose of the Concept Proposal is to provide the CF Foundation with sufficient detail to determine if the proposal addresses a CF Foundation priority research area and to determine if the application is appropriate for the CRA+ funding mechanism.


Concept Proposals may include requests for planning support to develop a full application, the use of CFF Therapeutics Development Network (TDN) resources, and/or assistance in identifying potential collaborators in order to successfully execute a large, multi-center clinical study.  Concept proposals requesting TDN collaboration will undergo additional review to evaluate the capacity of the TDN to provide any requested resources. The Policy and Guidelines for the CRA+ full application is available only to those who have an accepted concept proposal.

Key Dates

The application deadline is Monday, February 10, 2020 at 5:00 PM EST.   

URLs for more information

You may review additional information and download the guidelines on via the following link:

Additionally, you may start your application on proposalCENTRAL by selecting either of the programs via the following link: 

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