The Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13) Defense Appropriations Act provides research funding for the peer reviewed programs managed by the Department of Defense (DOD) office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).
This message serves as notification to the research community that the pre-application deadline of the FY13 Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award is approaching. All pre-applications must be submitted to the CDMRP eReceipt System (https://cdmrp.org) by October 8, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time.
Detailed descriptions of the funding opportunity, evaluation criteria, and submission requirements can be found in the Program Announcement. The Program Announcement is available electronically for downloading from the Grants.gov website (http://www.grants.gov), the CDMRP website (http://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/prgdefault.shtml), and the CDMRP eReceipt System (https://cdmrp.org).
PLEASE NOTE: The current government shutdown is not impacting the CDMRP eReceipt System nor the Grants.gov application receipt portal. All CDMRP pre-application and application submission deadlines remain as specified in the Program Announcements. The CDMRP Helpdesk (firstname.lastname@example.org) and the Grants.gov Contact Center (email@example.com) remain open.
Any applicants whose ability to submit their pre-applications or applications is directly impacted by the shutdown should notify the CDMRP Helpdesk immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-682-5507.