Timeline

The competition will be administered in a two-phase process: the Concept Proposal phase and the Full Proposal phase.

The Concept Proposal phase is open to all eligible candidates. To be eligible to compete in the Full Proposal phase, the applicant must first successfully compete in the Concept Proposal phase.

RFA Release. ……………………………………………………… July 2015
Eligibility and Scientific Webinars………………………………… October 8, 2015
Application/Administrative and Grantsmanship Webinars…….. October 22, 2015
Concept Proposals Due……….………………………………… December 11, 2015
(*Extended from 10/16)
Estimated Review Date………………………………….. Early January, 2016
Estimated Notification Date……………………………… January 15, 2016
Assistance with finding a CFAR Mentor Deadline………………. February 12, 2016  (invited applicants only)
Full Proposals Due………………………………………………… March 10, 2016
Estimated Review Date………………………………………. May 5-10, 2016
Estimated Notification Date……………………………………. May 16, 2016
Earliest Award Start Date* June 1, 2016