United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) is soliciting government organizations for RDT&E projects to address applicable Joint Deployment and Distribution Enterprise (JDDE) Capability technology gaps. This solicitation is for projects starting in FY26.

This is a two-phase selection process (Phase I is a 4-page white paper and Phase II is a full, 15-page proposal) call. Those submitting proposals are encouraged to speak with USTRANSCOM subject matter experts to discuss their proposal, details of the USTRANSCOM need, and other factors to improve the quality of the proposal and to better determine commitment to sponsorship and transition.

Please click here for more details on how to submit.

2024 Deadlines are as follows:

  • 29 Mar 1600 (CST) - Submittal of electronic Phase I white papers. Late submissions will not be considered.
  • 1 - 26 Apr - Phase I evaluation period.
  • 30 Apr - Phase II notifications.
  • May/Jun - Phase II Offeror’s can discuss proposals with SMEs/evaluators to gain clarification and to better focus proposals on targeted gaps. Contact TCJ5-SC RDT&E Team (see POC info at end of announcement) to initiate/facilitate discussions.
  • 28 Jun 1600 (CST) - Submittal of electronic Phase II proposals. Late submissions will not be considered.
  • 31 Oct 24 - Notification of final selection (due to multi-month collaborative evaluation/vetting process)

The OE-I office seeks to connect those working with OE Innovation to multiple funding opportunities.