Scientific Research Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction

To support and stimulate applied research, advanced research, and technology development at educational or research institutions, nonprofit organizations, and commercial firms, in order to advance the fundamental knowledge and understanding of the sciences with an emphasis on exploring new and innovative
research for combating or countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD), which may have a military or dual-use application (10 U.S.C.

2511, recipient must cost share) This support may take the form of grants, cooperative agreements, other transactions or contracts.

Agency - Department Of Defense

The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war and protect the security of the United States through five major areas: peacekeeping and war-fighting efforts, Homeland Security, evacuation and humanitarian causes.

Selected Recipients for this Program