DoD Epilepsy, Idea Development Award
The intent of the FY21 ERP IDA is to solicit novel, innovative research to understand the magnitude and underlying mechanisms of PTE related to the ERP’s mission (see Section II.A, Program Description). The work should innovatively challenge existing research paradigms or exhibit high levels of creativity within the contexts of the ERP’s mission and vision. The application should also demonstrate the study team’s experience in PTE research, as appropriate.The innovation and impact for the FY21 ERP IDA are expected to benefit the military, Veteran, and civilian communities. Applications must be both innovation- and impact-based.FY21 ERP IDA Focus Areas: The Focus Areas below are specific to the FY21 ERP IDA. Applicants to the FY21 ERP IDA should select one of the Focus Areas below; however, an application that proposes research outside of these FY21 ERP IDA Focus Areas is acceptable, as long as the applicant provides a strong justification. Innovative Research: Tools intended to bet...