Strategy for submitting a Phase I proposal*
- Obtain program information: overview & full guidelines
- Determine whether your business qualifies
- Determine the next solicitation deadline
- Research to see whether your proposal idea fits current solicitation topics
- Register your firm to participate
- Research past awards to see examples of abstracts for successful proposals
- Review sample proposals
- Complete the Cover Sheet, Cost Proposal & Commercialization forms online
- Upload/Submit your Technical Proposal. Submission complete!
* Proposals that fit an MDA topic are generally accepted or declined within 3 to 6 months, at which time the original emails and contacts entered when applying on the DoD site are used to notify your firm.