Bone Marrow Failure
NEWS RELEASEReleased: March 16, 2022
Department of Defense
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)
Bone Marrow Failure Research Program (BMFRP)
Anticipated Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22)
The Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) Defense Appropriations Bill has not been signed into law. Although FY22 funds have not been appropriated for the Bone Marrow Failure Research Program, the BMFRP is providing the information in this pre-announcement to allow investigators time to plan and develop ideas for submission to the anticipated FY22 funding opportunities. This pre-announcement should not be construed as an obligation by the Government.
The FY22 Defense Appropriations Act is anticipated to provide funding for the Bone Marrow Failure Research Program to support innovative, high-impact bone marrow failure research. The managing agent for the anticipated Program Announcements/Funding Opportunities is the CDMRP at the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command (USAMRDC).
The BMFRP is providing the information in this pre-announcement to allow investigators time to plan and develop ideas for submission to the anticipated FY22 funding opportunities. This pre-announcement should not be construed as an obligation by the government. The FY22 BMFRP funding opportunity announcements for the following award mechanisms will be posted on the Grants.gov website. Pre-application and application deadlines will be available when the announcements are released.
Applications submitted to the FY22 BMFRP must address one or more of the following focus areas:
- Understand the causes and progression of BMF diseases
- Find effective BMF treatments and cures
|Award Mechanism||Eligibility||Key Mechanism Elements||Funding|
|Idea Development Award (IDA)||
Early Career Investigators:
Independent investigators at the level of Assistant Professor (or equivalent) with less than 10 years from their first faculty appointment (or equivalent).
Independent investigators at or above the level of Associate Professor (or equivalent) or an Assistant Professor (or equivalent) with 10 years or more from their first faculty appointment by the application submission deadline.
|Investigator-Initiated Research Award (IIRA)||Independent Investigators at or above the level of Assistant Professor (or equivalent) by the application submission deadline.||
Funding Level 1:
Funding Level 2: IND-enabling efforts
A pre-application is required and must be submitted through the electronic Biomedical Research Application Portal (eBRAP) at https://eBRAP.org prior to the pre-application deadline. All applications must conform to the final funding opportunity announcements that will be available for downloading from the Grants.gov website. The application package containing the required forms for the award mechanism will also be found on Grants.gov. A listing of all CDMRP and other USAMRDC extramural funding opportunities can be obtained on the Grants.gov website by performing a basic search using CFDA Number 12.420.
Submission deadlines are not available until the funding opportunity announcements are released. For email notification when announcements are released, subscribe to program-specific news and updates under “Email Subscriptions” on the eBRAP homepage at https://eBRAP.org. For more information about the BMFRP or other CDMRP-administered programs, please visit the CDMRP website (https://cdmrp.army.mil).
Point of Contact:
CDMRP Public Affairs
Last updated Wednesday, March 16, 2022