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Funding Opportunities

Read how DSI has helped enhance the defence ecosystem through collaborations, funding and networking in our latest impact case studies in the defence sector

RFI : Socio-Technical Futures Analysis

DSTG looking to make direct contact with appropriate leadership in Humanities and Social Science focused faculties to gauge interest in working with them to better understand extant capabilities in analyzing
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US Dept of Defense – Peer Reviewed Cancer research Program

US Dept of Defense – Peer Reviewed Cancer research Program Behavioural Health Science Award – W81XWH-22-PRCRP-BHSA-2 – up to USD$1M over 4 years – supports research that spans the spectrum
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Department of Defence – Strategic Policy Grants Program

Proposals must focus on elements of the 2023 SPGP priority policy topics likely to be relevant to Defence in the next 5 – 10 years, demonstrating policy relevance and aiming
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National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants

The National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants (NISDRG) program supports excellent research that deepens understanding of emerging science and technology to address intelligence and national security interests. $400,000 – $600,000
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IARPA – Smart Electrically Powered and Networked Textile System (SMART ePANTS) Program – N66001-22-S-4705

Development of comfortably worn Active Smart Textile (AST) garments for use in situations like on-site arms control inspections is the objective of the SMART ePANTS program. For maximum comfort and
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DARPA Biological Technologies Office – Smart, Non-invasive Assays of Physiology (SNAP) – HR001122S0044

DARPA is seeking innovative proposals to develop portable, quantitative, multi-omic, multiplexed, molecular biomarker sensor systems capable of implementing models of human performance readiness under development in the DoD and scientific
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US Dept of Defense – Traumatic Brain Injury & Physiological Health Research Program

Investigator Initiated Research Award – W81XWH-22-TBIPHRP-IIRA – up to USD$500,000 over 3 years – letter of intent due 24 August 2022 – supports research that will make an important contribution
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DARPA Biological Technologies Office – Research Infrastructure for Trauma with Medical Observations (RITMO) – HR001122S0043

DARPA is soliciting innovative research proposals to provide de-identified clinical trauma data in support of a potential follow-on DARPA program. The Research Infrastructure for Trauma with Medical Observations (RITMO) program
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DARPA Microsystems Technology Office – Microsystems Exploration – DARPA-PA21-04

The Microsystems Exploration program is specifically designed to allow DARPA to finalize a new contract in less than 90 days from idea inception. To enable this approach, MTO will issue
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DARPA Tactical Technology Office – Redefining Possible BAA – HR001122S0040

DARPA TTO is seeking executive summaries, proposal abstracts, and proposals for applied research, advanced technology development, platform demonstrations, or systems studies that aim to redefine the future of warfighting across
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