The Fiscal Year 2010 Defense Appropriations Act provides $50 million to the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) appropriation to provide support for military health-related research of exceptional scientific merit. This program is administered by the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command through the Office of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). A summary of PRMRP funding opportunities is provided below. Detailed descriptions of each of the funding mechanisms, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the FY10 PRMRP Program Announcements.

Each Program Announcement is available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov). the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prmrp.htm), and the CDMRP eReceipt Website (https://cdmrp.org).

Submission Deadlines:

Concept Award
Pre-Application Letter of Intent: March 25, 2010
Proposal: April 8, 2010

Clinical Trail Award
Pre-Application Letter of Intent: April 22, 2010
Proposal: May 13, 2010

Technology/Therapeutic Development Award
Pre-Application Letter of Intent: April 22, 2010
Proposal: May 13, 2010

Investigator-Initiated Research Award
Pre-Application Pre-Proposal: March 11, 2010
Proposal: August 5, 2010

Brief descriptions of each of these award mechanisms are available on the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs website at http://cdmrp.army.mil/pubs/press/2010/10prmrppreann.htm

Additional notifications will be sent when Program Announcements are released.

A listing of all USAMRMC funding opportunities can be obtained on the web site www.grants.gov by performing a basic search using CFDA Number 12.420.

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02/2010