Research Funding

FY13/14 DoD DMRDP Program Announcements

This posting is to notify the research community of a recently released funding opportunity from the Department of Defense, Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP), Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Research Program (CRMRP) and Joint Program Committee 8 (JPC-8).

Deadlines: Pre-Application due date is November 25th, 2013
(Invited full applications due February 11, 2014)


Neurosensory Research Award: Supports both applied (preclinical) research and clinical trials within specific focus areas of pain management, hearing loss/dysfunction, balance disorders and/or tinnitus. Applications focused on traumatic brain injury (TBI) are highly encouraged.

Neuromusculoskeletal Injuries Research Award: Supports preclinical research and clinical trials on the functional utility of assistive devices related to the human-device interface, secondary health effects following injury, and optimizing rehabilitation and device prescription for patients with severe extremity trauma.

Regenerative Medicine Clinical Trial Award: Supports clinical trials focused on extremity regeneration, craniomaxillofacial regeneration, vascularized composite allografts, and/or genitourinary/lower abdomen reconstruction.

Vision Research Program Hypothesis Development Award: Supports conceptually innovative, high-risk/high-reward research that could ultimately lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will drive the field of vision research forward.

Vision Research Program Translational Research Award: Supports translational research that will accelerate the movement of promising ideas in vision research into clinical applications.


Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the individual Program Announcements. Execution management support for these Program Announcements will be provided by the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP), the Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC), and the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Development Activity (USAMMDA).

The Program Announcements are currently available for downloading from the website ( A listing of all United States Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity (USAMRAA) funding opportunities, including those executed by CDMRP, TATRC, and USAMMDA, can be obtained on the website by performing a basic search using CFDA Number 12.420.

The Program Announcement documents are also available on the CDMRP website ( and the CDMRP eReceipt System ( All CDMRP funding opportunities, both current and as previously released, are available on the CDMRP website (

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