Army Research Office (ARO) and Army Research Laboratory (ARL)

Updated: February 7, 2024

Finding Funding Opportunities

Submission Portal and Format

Proposals may be submitted using the following methods:

For electronic submissions in Grants.Gov, all appropriate fields are to be filled out in accordance with BAA Instructions. Provide all required information as outlined on the checklist and as requested in the specific BAA. 

Normally the sponsor will contact the RAS liaison regarding any issues with validations, or any other proposal questions regarding the SOW or budget. 

Deadline Cycles

ARL Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) W911NF-23-S-0001-0001 is the open announcement for submitting proposals to ARL. This BAA will remain open until November 20, 2027. 

For other announcements, ARL typically accepts proposals by 4 PM on the due date as stated in the announcement. Please read the announcement carefully to confirm your proposal deadline. 

Terms and Conditions

Review the RAS summary of ARO Terms and Conditions. Contact your RAS CA to learn more, or review agency-specific guidance on Research Terms and Conditions.

Terms and conditions are established by MIT's membership in the Federal Demonstration Partnership

Disclosures Guidance

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