DoD Lupus Research, Transformative Vision Development Award

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
May 28th, 2024
Close Date
August 6th, 2024
Total Funding
$500,000.00
Expected No. Awards
2
Opportunity No.
HT942524LRPTVDA

Agency

Dept. of the Army -- USAMRAA (DOD-AMRAA)

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Science and Technology and other Research and Development

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Department of the Army -- USAMRAA has posted a grant opportunity titled "DoD Lupus Research, Transformative Vision Development Award". This grant aims to improve the quality of life for individuals with lupus by implementing interventions at the individual and/or health care system level. The grant offers two award mechanisms, the LRP TVDA and the LRP Transformative Vision Award (TVA), which support pilot studies and applications that fulfill an extraordinary vision for improving the quality of life for individuals with lupus. The grant does not require recipients to be awarded a TVDA in order to submit a TVA application. Suitable preliminary studies for the LRP TVDA may include intervention development, safety studies, or trial design refinement. The grant encourages research on health areas and conditions that affect women uniquely, disproportionately, or differently from men, with a focus on improving women's health outcomes and advancing knowledge in this area. The close date for this grant opportunity is August 6, 2024. For more information, you can contact the CDMRP Help Desk at help@eBRAP.org or by phone at 301-682-5507.

Description

The LRP seeks to improve quality of life of persons with lupus using an intervention at the individual and/or health care system level. This effort is supported through two related, but separate, award mechanisms, the LRP TVDA and the LRP Transformative Vision Award (TVA).The TVDA is intended to provide support to conduct pilot studies that will generate preliminary data and demonstrate feasibility for achieving the aims of a future TVA project.The TVA supports applications that will fulfill an extraordinary vision for dramatically improving the quality of life of persons with lupus in the near term using an intervention at the individual and/or health care system level.Applicants are not required to be awarded a TVDA to submit a TVA application.Examples of suitable LRP TVDA preliminary studies would include development and optimization of an intervention, intervention safety studies, or refinement of trial design.The CDMRP encourages research on health areas and conditions that affect women uniquely, disproportionately, or differently from men, including studies analyzing sex as a biological variable. Such research should relate anticipated project findings to improvements in women's health outcomes and/or advancing knowledge for women's health.

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