The FY19 DoN HBCU/MI Program FOA has been posted on grants.gov and on ONR’s website.
This FOA is executed under policy and guidance of the DoN HBCU/MI Program. It seeks to support research efforts that will contribute to the science and technology (S&T) mission and vision of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps while simultaneously expanding the research capacity of participant institutions and engaging students in STEM.
Please note that the FOA has a two-part submission process, starting with a mandatory white paper. Only full proposals that have been invited after white paper review will be considered for funding. Key deadlines to consider include:
Inquiries and Questions — 19 December 2018 (Wednesday)
White Paper — 16 January 2019 (Wednesday) at 5:00 PM Local Eastern Time
Invited Proposal — 10 April 2019 (Wednesday) at 11:59 PM Local Eastern Time
Further information regarding institution eligibility, research areas of interest, maximum funding amount and period of performance, submission processes, and evaluation criteria are discussed in the FOA. Please read the announcement carefully and, when possible, cite the page of the FOA you’re referring to when posing questions. Questions about DoN HBCU/MI Program Policy should be directed to DON_HBCUFOA@navy.mil; general FOA questions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. As a friendly reminder, questions (of any kind) regarding white papers must be submitted no later than 19 December 2018.