Acquisition Research Program (ARP)

The summary for the Acquisition Research Program (ARP) grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Department of Defense, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Acquisition Research Program (ARP): The Acquisition Research Program (ARP) ( conducts and supports research in academic disciplines that bear on public procurement policy and management. These include economics, finance, financial management, information systems, organization theory, operations management, human resources management, risk management, and marketing, as well as the traditional public procurement areas such as contracting, program/project management, logistics, test and evaluation and systems engineering management. The ARP is interested in innovative proposals that will provide unclassified and non-proprietary findings suitable for publication in open scholarly literature. Studies of government processes, systems, or policies should also expand the body of knowledge and theory of processes, systems, or policies outside the government. The following research areas are of special interest: Leading-edge techniques in data collection, management, visual analytics and decision-making; Robust risk modeling techniques; Performance metrics and methodologies; Collaboration and cross-functional teams; and, Model-Based Acquisition. Offerors bear prime responsibility for the design, management, direction and conduct of research. Researchers should exercise judgment and original thought toward attaining the goals within broad parameters of the research areas proposed and the resources provided. Offerors are encouraged to be creative in the selection of the technical and management processes and approaches and consider the greatest and broadest impact possible. Note: Proposals for workshops, conferences, and symposia, or for acquisition of technical, engineering, advisory and assistance, and other types of support services for the Government will not be considered.
Federal Grant Title: Acquisition Research Program (ARP)
Federal Agency Name: Department of Defense (DOD)
Grant Categories: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: HQ0034-20-FOA-ARP-0001
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 12.300
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: November 20th, 2020
Original Application Deadline: November 20th, 2020
Posted Date: August 14th, 2020
Creation Date: August 14th, 2020
Archive Date: December 20th, 2020
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $110,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award:
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: September 18th, 2020
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
All responsible sources from U.S. academia, non-profit research institutions and laboratories outside the Federal Government may submit proposals under this FOA. A University Affiliated Research Center (UARC) is a U.S. Department of Defense (DoOD) research center associated with a university. UARCs are eligible to submit proposals under this FOA unless precluded from doing so by their DOD UARC contract.Federally Funded Research & Development Centers (FFRDCs), including Department of Energy National Laboratories, are not eligible to receive awards under this FOA. U.S. Government schools of higher education, Navy laboratories and warfare centers as well as other Department of Defense and civilian agency laboratories are also not eligible to receive awards under this FOA. If any such government organization is interested in performing research described herein, the organization should contact the Technical Point of Contact (TPOC) at
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Information not provided
Grant Announcement Contact
Katie Freeman
Grants Officer
Phone 571-342-7943
Jonathan Bertsch
Grants Specialist
(571) 451-7789
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