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Note: If a deadline falls on a weekend or Federal holiday, the due date is the next business day.
*REFER TO THE APPLICABLE RFA for the timing of submission steps required to meet the deadline.
Abbreviations: CD = Career Development LOI = Letter of Intent NRI = Nursing Research Initiative Promos = GS 14/15 Promotions RCS = Research Career Scientist
ALL SERVICES: Application Submission for the SPRING CYCLE*
HSRD: Mar 1 - Nominations for Promos
HSRD: Apr 15 – CD LOIs
HSRD: May 1 – Intent to Submit Deadline for Merit Review, NRI and CD
May 1 – QUERI Parent/Partnered Evaluations Intent to Submit
May 15 – Waivers for Exceeding Budget Caps, Waivers for Offsite Research, and Waivers for IPAs in Excess of 30% of Personnel for COINs and 40% for non-COINs (Merit Review)
ALL SERVICES: Application Submission for the SUMMER CYCLE*
ALL SERVICES: Application Submission for the FALL CYCLE*
Sept 1 – Nominations for RCS and Promos
HSRD: Oct 15 - CD LOIs
HSRD: Nov 1 - Intent to Submit for Merit Review, NRI, CD and Innovation.
Nov 1 – QUERI Parent/Partnered Evaluations Intent to Submit Nov 15 - Waivers for Exceeding Budget Caps, Waivers for Offsite Research, and Waivers for IPAs in Excess of 30% of Personnel for COINs and 40% for non-COINs (Merit Review)
ALL SERVICES: Application Submission for the WINTER CYCLE*
Veterans Crisis Line:
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | 810 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington DC 20420
Updated: Feb. 4, 2020