DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE - CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED MEDICAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS
  • Total Congressional appropriations for research for the period of FY92-22: $19.4 Billion.
  • Total grants/contracts awarded for the period of FY92-20: 19,792
  • Proposals submitted to the FY21 programs are either currently being reviewed or are in negotiations.

*UPDATED: 10 JUN 2022
*FY21-22 Approximate Funding of Additional Supported DoD Programs/Projects


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Funding Summary

CDMRP has managed Congressional appropriations totaling $19.4 Billion in the following research areas and fiscal years through FY22.

Programs Managed by CDMRP FY Appropriation ($M)
Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders 2014-19, 21-22 $32.0
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 2007, 09-22 $189.4
Autism 2007-22 $134.4
Bone Marrow Failure 2008-22 $56.6
Breast Cancer - Total 1992-22 $4,119.0
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Research Semipostal
1992-22
1999-22
$4,091.3
$27.7
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia 2002-06 $22.1
Chronic Pain Management 2019-22 $55.0
Combat Readiness-Medical 2019-22 $45.0
Defense Women's Health 1995 $40.0
Deployment Related Medical 2008 $101.9
DOD/VA 1999-00 $6.8
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy 2011-22 $59.6
Epilepsy 2015-22 $73.5
Genetic Studies of Food Allergies 2009-10 $4.4
Gulf War Illness 2006, 08-21 $236.0
Hearing Restoration 2017-22 $60.0
Institutionally Based Programs 1995-10 $486.3
Joint Warfighter Medical 2013-22 $474.0
Kidney Cancer 2017-22 $185.0
Lung Cancer 2009-22 $195.5
Lupus 2017-22 $45.0
Melanoma 2019-22 $100.0
Military Burn 2014-22 $78.0
Multiple Sclerosis 2009-22 $113.1
Myeloproliferative Disorders 2004 $4.3
National Prion 2002 $42.5
Neurofibromatosis 1996-22 $402.9
Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson's 2014-21 $128.0
Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes 2014-22 $110.0
Osteoporosis 1995 $5.0
Ovarian Cancer 1997-22 $451.5
Pancreatic Cancer 2020-22 $36.0
Parkinson's 2022 $16.0
Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's 2014-22 $129.0
Peer Reviewed Cancer 2009-22 $784.8
Peer Reviewed Medical 1999-06, 08-22 $3,450.7
Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic 2009-22 $488.5
Prostate Cancer 1997-22 $2,150.0
Rare Cancers 2020-22 $42.5
Reconstructive Transplant 2016-22 $99.0
Scleroderma 2020-21 $10.0
Spinal Cord Injury 2009-22 $397.9
Tick-Borne Disease 2016-22 $41.0
Toxic Exposures 2022 $30.0
Trauma Clinical Research Repository 2014 $5.0
Traumatic Brain Injury/Psychological Health 2021-2022 $350.0
Tuberous Sclerosis Complex 2002-06, 08-22 $105.0
Vision 2013-22 $148.9
     
Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine II 2017-19 $30.8
Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine III 2019 $20.0
Centers of Excellence 2015-18 $19.7
Defense Medical Research and Development 2010-21 $1,284.8
Defense Medical Research and Development CSI Restoral 2015-20 $245.7
Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium 2020 $40.4
Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury 2007, 09-20 $1,190.6
Rapid Innovation Fund 2011-15 $35.7
Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer 2014-20 $107.5
Trauma Clinical 2016-21 $60.0
Vision Prosthesis 2015 $1.2
TOTALS >>>   $19,377.2
(1) Approximate Funding of Additional Supported DoD Programs/Projects

Application Summary

CDMRP has reviewed over 137,034 research proposals and funded 19,792 awards providing over $15.9 Billion in research funding to organizations throughout the world as a result of appropriations through FY20. Below is a summary of those efforts by program.

Programs Managed by CDMRP Fiscal Year Appropriations Received (in millions) Applications Received Applications Funded (1)
Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders (1) 2014-2019 $24.0 12 6
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 2007, 2009-2020 $109.4 708 108
Autism 2007-2020 $104.4 1,570 180
Bone Marrow Failure 2008-2020 $41.6 549 82
Breast Cancer 1992-2020 $3,791.3 60,403 7,073
Breast Cancer Research Semipostal (2) 1999-2020 $27.1 0 53
Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia 2002-2007 $22.1 252 61
Chronic Pain Management 2019-2020 $25.0 140 17
Combat Readiness Medical Research 2019-2020 $25.0 231 13
Defense Women's Health 1995 $40.0 559 69
Deployment Related Medical (1) 2008-2013 $101.9 1,094 58
DoD/VA 1999-2000 $6.8 88 9
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy 2011-2020 $39.6 273 51
Epilepsy 2015-2020 $49.5 219 48
Genetic Studies of Food Allergies 2009-2010 $4.4 60 9
Gulf War Illness 2006, 2008-2020 $214.0 683 225
Hearing Restoration 2017-2020 $40.0 132 36
Institutionally Based Programs (1) 1995-2010 $486.3 306 501
Joint Warfighter Medical (1) 2012-2020 $394.0 283 96
Kidney Cancer 2017-2020 $95.0 880 140
Lung Cancer 2009-2020 $155.5 3,994 309
Lupus 2017-2020 $25.0 411 48
Melanoma 2020 $30.0 374 51
Military Burn (1) 2014-2020 $58.0 141 56
Multiple Sclerosis 2009-2020 $73.1 927 131
Myeloproliferative Disorders Research 2004 $4.3 18 9
National Prion Research Project 2002 $42.5 136 38
Neurofibromatosis 1996-2020 $362.9 1,789 451
Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson's (1) 2014-2020 $112.0 521 127
Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes 2014-2020 $75.0 328 70
Osteoporosis 1995 $5.0 105 5
Ovarian Cancer 1997-2020 $371.5 4,374 526
Pancreatic Cancer 2020 $6.0 76 9
Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's (1) 2014-2020 $99.0 640 139
Peer Reviewed Cancer 2009-2020 $539.8 5,974 835
Peer Reviewed Medical 1999-2006, 2008-2020 $2,710.7 16,186 1,801
Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic 2009-2020 $428.5 1,462 314
Prostate Cancer 1997-2020 $1,930.0 20,040 3,564
Rare Cancer 2020 $7.5 378 18
Reconstructive Transplant 2015-2020 $75.0 674 121
Scleroderma 2020 $5.0 52 10
Spinal Cord Injury 2009-2020 $317.9 1,436 278
Tick-Borne Disease 2016-2020 $27.0 240 34
Trauma Clinical Research Repository 2014 $5.0 3 1
Tuberous Sclerosis 2002-2006, 2008-2020 $89.0 832 181
Vision 2013-2020 $108.9 546 108
Miscellaneous 23
Additional Supported DoD Programs/Projects Fiscal Year Appropriations Received (in millions) Applications Received Applications Funded
Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine II 2017-2019 $30.8 - -
Centers of Excellence 2015-2017 $17.2 - 1
Defense Medical Research and Development (3) 2010-2020 $982.6 2,197 635
Defense Medical Research and Development CSI Restoral (4) 2015-2020 $250.2 - 146
Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury 2007, 2009-2020 $1,190.6 3,645 613
Rapid Innovation Fund 2011-2015 $35.7 - 15
Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer 2014-2020 $121.8 213 265
Trauma Clinical 2016-2019 $40.0 - -
Vision Prosthesis 2015-2016 $1.2 - 3
Other Submission Processes        
MRMC - BAA (5) - 880 -
TOTALS >>>   $15,975.6 137,034 19,792

*UPDATED: 08 DEC 2021

(1)Includes awards transitioned to CDMRP with the merger.

(2)Breast Cancer Research Semipostal funds applications received and reviewed by the Breast Cancer Research Program. BCRS contributed to 73 awards; 45 fully funded and 28 partially funded.

(3)Includes 2013-2015,2018 Clinical Research Intramural Initiative (CRII) and 2010 Chiropractic Clinical Trials.

(4)Includes 2016-2019 Clinical Research Intramural Initiative (CRII).

(5)CDMRP manages the application receipt and review process for the USAMRMC Broad Agency Announcement. Proposals that are funded are counted in the program that provided the funding. Of the 356 applications received, CDMRP funded 56.

Last updated Sunday, December 31, 1600