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Uses and Use Restrictions
Recipients are required to conform to their accepted research protocol and are usually required to submit some form of annual or project report.
Applicants must be a public or private educational institution, nonprofit organizations operated for purposes in the public interest and commercial firms.
Beneficiaries are relatively independent investigators associated with an applicant organization.
Applicants must furnish evidence of legal authorization, financial and managerial capability as well as a certification of compliance with Federal, State, and local environmentallaws, ordinances and regulations. Applicants must not appear on the DoD debarred or suspended list.
Aplication and Award Process
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
Applicants should obtain a copy of The relevant BAA which describes the full research program areas of interestand includes necessary forms and instruction for proposal submissions. The BAA is available at no cost to the applicant and is also available for download at www.fedbizopps.gov (search under USASMDC), www.jpeocbd.osd.mil/ and www.grants.gov .
None. Individual research areas may initiate deadlines which will be communicated upon review of the pre- proposal.
10 U.S.C. 2358.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
Once a grant is awarded, any follow-on research Proposal is treated as a new request. Follow-on work should allow for review time noted above.
Formula and Matching Requirements
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
The length of time for which support is requested should be consistent with the nature and complexity of the proposed research. The maximum period acceptable for a research proposal is 5 years. Funds are normally released on a quarterly basis.
Post Assistance Requirements
Quarterly financial reports and a final financial transactions report, i.e.
SF 272 are required.
Additionally, some grants may require midterm and/or final technical reports.
Defense Contract Audit Agency or Department of Health and Human Services Audit Agency.
Recipients are required to maintain records adequate to reflect the nature and extent of their costs and expenditures and to insure that the required costs of participation is achieved. Records must be maintained for 3 years following the date of submission of final request for services rendered.
FY 07 est $3,752,500; FY 08 est $10,000,000 and FY 09 est not reported.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
DOD and Federal Regulations.
Regional or Local Office
Chemical and Biological Medical Systems, 64 Thomas Johnson Drive, Frederick, MD 21702. Telephone: (301) 619-2895 E-mail: email@example.com .
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
See the CBMS BAA for Complete selection criteria.
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