Planning for the TMD Collaborative for IMproving PAtient-Centered Translational Research (TMD IMPACT) (R34 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Funding Agency:
National Institutes of Health

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites Planning Grant applications that conceptualize the design and implementation of a future national, interdisciplinary, patient-centered research collaborative that will advance Temporomandibular Disorders (TMDs) basic and clinical research, research training, and translation to evidence-based treatments and improved clinical care. The planning grants are intended to enable institutions to develop partnerships, infrastructure, and capabilities needed to address the major goals of a future Collaborative and develop a Collaborative-wide research framework and strategies to support coordination among studies, research projects, and sites, and thereby enhance competitiveness for future participation in TMD Collaborative for Improving Patient-Centered Translational Research (TMD IMPACT).

The planning grant will not be a prerequisite for submission of a TMD IMPACT application.


  • Letter of Intent Due Date(s): March 14, 2023

  • Application Due Date: April 14, 2023

RFA-DE-23-014 Expiration Date April 15, 2023

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Amount Description

Application budgets are limited to $200,000 Direct Cost and must reflect the actual needs of the proposed project. A detailed budget is required.

The maximum project period is 1 year.

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

April 14, 2023