United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses

Information for Researchers

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Ongoing funding opportunities:

 
Office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)
 
May 17, 2013: FY13 Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP) Funding Announcement
 
The Department of Defense Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP) is administered by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC) through the Office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).
 
This is a competitive, peer-reviewed program, open to researchers at all levels. Identified funding priorities include studies focused on identifying treatments for Gulf War Illness (GWI), improved diagnostic testing and improved understanding of GWI pathobiology.
 
Click here to see the funding announcements re-released on CDMRP's website on July 11, 2013.  
 
The Clinical Trial Award program announcement was re-released on July 11, 2013.  The program requires a pre-application to be submitted on August 18th and the full application is due on November 25th.  All other programs required pre-applications to be submitted on June 12th and the full applications are due on September 18th.
 
 
 
 
National Institutes of Health

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment (R01) 

CDMRP GWI Information
 

 

Previous Gulf War Illness-related Funding Announcements

 

 

 

U.S. Department of Defense

 

 

 

 

 

Congressionally-Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)

Gulf War Illnesses Research Program (GWIRP) Program Announcements Archives - FY2006, 2008, 2009, 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Veterans Affairs

 

 

 

 

 

VA's Office of Research and Development

       

 

 

 

Requests for Applications (RFAs) for Gulf War Illness research funding (Closed: December 10, 2009  *Please note: The RFAs can only be viewed via the VA Research and Development Intranet)

       

 

 

 

Deployment Health Research: OEF/OIF Veteran Research Issues 

 

 

 

(Issued: June 13, 2006)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Directed to Understanding Illnesses Affecting Gulf War Veterans 

 

 

 

(Closed: June 30, 2005)

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Health and Human Services

 

 

 

 

 

National Institutes of Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment (R01)

 

 

 

(Closed: November 6, 2007)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment (R21) 

 

 

 

(Closed: November 17, 2007)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Pathophysiology and Treatment (R03) 

 

 

 

(Closed: November 17, 2007)

 

 

 

Other Information Regarding Gulf War Illnesses-related Research

 

 

 

Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses 

 

 

 

 

 

RAC Research Updates: Recently-published Gulf War Illnesses-related Research Articles 

 

 

 

 

 

RAC Updates - Previous Gulf War Illnesses-related Research Article Updates 

 

 

 

Deployment Health Working Group

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Reports to Congress: Federally Sponsored Research on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses

 

 

 

Department of Defense

 

 

 

 

 

DeployMed Research Link 

 

 

 

U.S. National Library of Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

PubMed  (Biomedical literature search engine)