Proposals Due October 19, 2017

SERDP released a supplemental solicitation on September 14, 2017, seeking proposals for FY 2018 funding. Through a Federal Call for Proposals and a Broad Agency Announcement, funds are available through a competitive process to both Federal and private sector organizations to perform basic and applied research and advanced technology development.

Proposals responding to this solicitation are limited to not more than $200,000 and projects are approximately one year in duration. The Statements of Need (SON) referenced by this solicitation request proposals related to the SERDP program areas of Environmental Restoration (ER), Resource Conservation and Resiliency (RC), and Weapons Systems and Platforms (WP). All proposals are due October 19, 2017 by 2 p.m. ET.

Webinar for the SERDP Solicitation:  SERDP Acting Executive Director Dr. Herb Nelson and Deputy Director Dr. Andrea Leeson will conduct an online seminar “SERDP Funding Opportunities” on September 25, 2017, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. ET. This briefing will offer valuable information for those interested in the SERDP supplemental solicitation. During the online seminar, participants may ask questions about the funding process, the current SERDP solicitation, and the proposal submission process. Pre-registration for this webinar is required. If you have difficulty registering, please contact the SERDP Support Office at or by telephone at 571-372-6565.

Detailed instructions and SONs are available on the Working With Us page.