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FY 2017 Laboratory Directed R&D (LDRD) Proposal Schedule

Before January 1, 2016 Director issues Call for Proposals and guidance for FY 2017 LDRD to ALDs, Division Directors, and staff scientists via e-mail and TABL.
March 25, 2016 Principal investigators submit and lock FY 2017 LDRD proposals in the web-based submission system for Division processing. Associate Laboratory Directors (ALDs) initiate review processes.
April 1, 2016 ALDs begin preliminary review of all marked “Lab- Initiative” proposals and send non-selected proposals back to the appropriate Division and Area review teams for consideration.
May 2, 2016 ALDs complete reviews and rankings for “Area Priority” proposals.
May 2, 2016 ALDs finalize their reviews and recommendations for the “Lab-Initiative” proposals.
May 16, 2016 Presentation and Review Meetings for all FY 2017 “Lab-Initiative” proposals.
May 17, 2016 Presentation and Review Meetings for all FY 2017 “Area Priority” proposals.
July 1, 2016 Director or Deputy Director notifies Associate Laboratory Directors and Division Directors of preliminary FY 2017 awards. Awards will also be announced in Today at Berkeley Lab after final allocations are made, DOE concurrence is received, and authorization to proceed is provided.