Funding and Contract Opportunities

This page is updated as we learn about funding and contract opportunities that may be of interest to the CRDC community.

Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health Announces Biomedical Data Fabric Toolbox

The Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H) announced a new program, Biomedical Data Fabric (BDF) Toolbox, on September 13th, following the White House’s announcement that described it as a program that will thread together research data across the country to help the scientific community find and share medical insights more easily, to break down data research silos, and deliver health solutions to people more quickly. 

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ARPA-H has posted a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) to solicit proposals that cut across clinical and research disciplines. The ARPA-H BAA solicitation is listed on their site.   

Frederick National Lab (FNL) has posted a Request for Proposals for an integrated Biomedical Data Fabric (BDF) Toolbox capability focused on cancer.  

Deadlines: Both the ARPA-H BAA and FNL RFP proposals must be received by November 28, 2023. 

Solicitation for Proposals: NIH's Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Development Center

NIH’s SBIR Development Center is soliciting proposals for cloud-based multimodal data analysis software for CRDC. This contract funding will offer the opportunity for small businesses to contribute solutions addressing unmet challenges of big data analysis that are not currently provided by existing CRDC tools. 

Deadline: November 14, 2023.