Request for Proposals

The collaborative’s first request for proposals (RFP) is now available.

The application process involves two steps. Short letters of interest (LOIs) describing proposed research must be submitted by 8:00 p.m. EST, February 4, 2019.

Full proposals can be submitted only by applicants invited to do so by the research advisory commitee after all LOIs are reviewed.

Full instructions on how to apply are included in the RFP document. For additional questions, email

Responses to Questions

The collaborative has released responses to questions received about the RFP. This file was updated with additional answers on January 18.

Responses to Questions, January 18, 2019

Another set of responses is expected to be released before February 4.