Enhancing Regulatory Science for the Risk Based Assessment of Emerging Manufacturing Technologies (U01)

Incentive Type: Grant Program
Health And Safety, Technology, Research
Eligible Sector:
Financial Incentive
Time Period:
FY 2015
Governing Body: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
What’s it worth?: $3,000,000

The Enhancing Regulatory Science for the Risk Based Assessment of Emerging Manufacturing Technologies program support the development and implementation of manufacturing technology in the pharmaceutical sector including product manufacturing technology, manufacturing processes, and testing technology. These efforts are in support of the advancement of existing pharmaceutical manufacturing technology. Potential projects include but are not excluded to:

  • Development of approaches to capture the properties and behavior common raw materials.
  • Development of process modeling and simulation
  • Development of science and risk based approaches for effective regulatory assessments
  • Development of a general approach to support real time release testing
  • Development of tools and approaches for risk-based quality assessment of new manufacturing technologies

$6 million is available for allocation with awards not to exceed $3 million pre Fiscal Year. Eligible applicants include:

  • Public/state higher education institutions
  • Private higher education institutions
  • Nonprofit organizations with or without 501(c)(3) IRS status
  • Small businesses
  • For-profit organizations
  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Indian/Native American Tribal Governments
  • Eligible Agencies of the Federal Government
  • U.S. Territory or Possession
  • Independent School Districts
  • Public Housing Authorities
  • Indian Housing Authorities
  • Native American Tribal Organizations
  • Faith-based organizations
  • Community-based organizations
  • Regional Organizations
  • Non-domestic Entities

Application packets may be obtained from the Grants.gov website and must be complete and submitted before the deadline. 

Applications must be complete and received before the deadline.