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RFAs and Program Announcements

Information regarding new funding announcements with specific instructions for electronic submission as well as updates to existing RFA's and Program Announcements will be posted in the RFA and Program Announcements section.
Please refer to the VA ORD Intranet site for further details, at https://vaww.research.va.gov/funding/rfa.cfm (copy and paste this link into your browser). This page is not available to the public. VA funding is available to VA investigators only.






Updates to BLRD and CSRD RFAs

The BLRD and CSRD RFAs for 2021 have been posted.

Please refer to the BLRD and CSRD RFA Requirements that describe the budget, eligibility, and LOI requirements for each specific RFA.

Please make sure you are using the most current version of these RFAs dated October 5, 2020.

Biomedical Laboratory Research & Development (BLRD)

Service-Specific Requests for Applications (RFAs)

RFA Number

Active

BLRD Merit Review Award (Parent I01)

BX-21-001

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Award for Deployment Health Research (OEF/OIF/OND [I01])

BX-21-002

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Award for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Research (I01)

BX-21-003

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Award for Research on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (101)

BX-21-004

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Award for Suicide Prevention Research (I01)

BX-21-005

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Collaborative Merit Review Award (BCCMA) (I01)

BX-21-007

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Award for Lead Isolation and Optimization and Pre-IND studies of Drugs and Biologics (I01)

BX-21-010

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Award for Research on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses (GWVI [I01])

BX-21-011

Spring and Fall

BLRD Distinguished Medical Research Scientist (DMRS) Award (I01)

BX-21-018

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-1) [IK1]) for VA Psychiatrists

BX-21-020

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-1) [IK1]) for U.S. Military Veteran Scientists

BX-21-021

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Research Career Scientist (RCS) Award (IK6) (Released December 5, 2019)

BX-21-022

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-2) [IK2])

BX-21-023

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Historically Black College and University Research Scientist Training Program Award [IK2]

BX-21-024

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Transition Award (CDTA) for VA Psychiatrists (IK4)

BX-21-025

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Research Career Development Award for Scientists Associated with Historically Black Colleges & Universities (CDA-1) [IK1]

BX-21-026

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-1) [IK1] for Suicide Prevention

BX-21-027

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Pilot Project Awards for Research on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (I21)

BX-21-040

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Pilot Project Awards for Research on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses (GWVI [I21])

BX-21-041

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Pilot Project Awards to Validate Novel Animal or Cell-based Models of Diseases (I21)

BX-21-042

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Pilot Project Awards for Validation of Clinically Relevant Findings from Population Studies (I21)

BX-21-043

Spring and Fall

BLRD Merit Review Pilot Project Awards to Validate Clinically Significant Novel Therapeutic Target(s) and Approach(es) (I21)

BX-21-044

Spring and Fall

Clinical Science Research and Development (CSRD)

Service-Specific Requests for Applications (RFAs)

RFA Number

Active

CSRD Merit Review Award (Parent I01)

CX-21-001

Spring and Fall

CSRD Combined Proof of Concept and Clinical Trial Merit Review Award (I01)

CX-21-005

Spring and Fall

CSRD Merit Review Award for Clinical Trials (I01)

CX-21-006

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Collaborative Merit Review Award (BCCMA) (I01)

CX-21-007

Spring and Fall

CSRD Award for Research on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses (GWVI [I01])

CX-21-011

Spring and Fall

CSRD Award for Research on New Treatments for Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses (GWVI [I01])

CX-21-013

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-1) [IK1]) for VA Psychiatrists

CX-21-020

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-1) [IK1]) for U.S. Military Veteran Scientists

CX-21-021

Spring and Fall

CSRD Merit Review Research Career Scientist (RCS) Award (IK6)

CX-21-022

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-2) [IK2])

CX-21-023

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Historically Black College and University Research Scientist Training Program Award [IK2]

CX-21-024

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Transition Award (CDTA) for VA Psychiatrists (IK4)

CX-21-025

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Research Career Development Award for Scientists Associated with Historically Black Colleges & Universities (CDA-1) [IK1]

CX-21-026

Spring and Fall

BLRD and CSRD Career Development Award (CDA-1) [IK1] for Suicide Prevention

CX-21-027

Spring and Fall

 


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