New Department of Defense (DOD) Proposal Requirements for Senior Personnel

The DOD recently released a statement (A3 – OUSD Research Protection Memo 3-20-19) that explains new requirements for DOD Notice of Funding Opportunities (NFOs) pertaining to research and research-related educational activities beginning April 20, 2019. The new requirement is for a current and pending report to be included for all key senior personnel. The details are listed below.

1. For all Key Personnel, the following information must be included in the Senior Key Person Profile form. This information will not be included in the overall proposal page limits. Information for all Key Personnel is to be provided whether or not the individuals’ efforts under the projects are funded by the DOD.

a. A list of all current projects the individual is working on, in addition to any future support the individual has applied to receive, regardless of source (current and pending report) including:

i. Title & objectives of the other research projects

ii. Percentage per year to be devoted to other projects

iii. Total amount of support the Individual is receiving in connection to each of the other research projects or will receive fund if the other proposals are awarded

iv. Name & address of the agencies and/or parties supporting the other research projects

v. Period of performance for the other research projects