Requests for Information

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is constantly looking for innovative scientific and technological solutions that can address current and future Navy and Marine Corps requirements. We want to do business with people and organizations with ground-breaking ideas, pioneering scientific research, novel technology developments, and first-class support services. The following list includes currently active requests for information each request provides points of contact for reference.

Conflicts of Interest: To ensure fairness in the consideration of proposals, ONR has implemented policies to protect against organizational conflicts of interest.

Connector Concepts 14-RFI-0003

14-RFI-0003 (PDF - 173.6 KB)

Published: June 6, 2014 09:40 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until August 29, 2014 12:01 AM EST

The following lists presents old/expired broad agency announcements. Links within "expired" RFI documents in the list below may no longer be valid or current.

Non-conventional 3-Dimensional Mobility 14-RFI-0002

14-RFI-0002 (PDF - 164.67 KB)

Published: December 16, 2013 01:31 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until January 24, 2014 04:00 PM EST

High Power Radio Frequency (HPRF) Technologies for Naval Applications 13-RFI-0003

13-RFI-0003 (PDF - 50.09 KB)

Published: September 26, 2013 12:00 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until December 6, 2013 04:00 PM EST

Non-Compressible Hemorrhage 14-RFI-0001

14-RFI-0001 (PDF - 19.76 KB)

Published: October 10, 2013 01:32 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until November 8, 2013 04:00 PM EST

Innovative methods or solutions of propulsion for a future amphibious vehicle 13-RFI-0002

13-RFI-0002 (PDF - 19.1 KB)

Published: June 28, 2013 12:00 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until July 16, 2013 02:00 PM EST

Lightweight and Modern Metals Manufacturing Innovation (LM3I) - Proposed Institute 13-RFI-0001

13-RFI-0001 (PDF - 130.35 KB)

Published: May 9, 2013 12:00 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until June 3, 2013 05:00 PM EST

Training and Related Advisory and Assistance Services 12-RFI-0008

12-RFI-0008 (PDF - 33.54 KB)

Published: August 6, 2012 04:10 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until September 28, 2012 02:00 PM EST

Office of Naval Research Ship Systems and Engineering Research Division (331) 12-RFI-0009

12-RFI-0009 (PDF - 23.85 KB)

Published: August 28, 2012 05:07 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until September 21, 2012 03:00 PM EST

Future Naval Capability Survey of Industry Science and Technology Investments 12-RFI-0005

Future Naval Capability Survey of Industry Science & Technology Investments (PDF - 31.3 KB)

Amendment 0001 (PDF - 97 KB)

Amendment 0001 (2) (PowerPoint Presentation - 170 KB) Amendment 0001 - Quad Template

Published: April 10, 2012 09:51 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until July 15, 2012 05:00 PM EST

Compact Rep-Rate Pulsed Power for Driving Railguns 12-RFI-0003

12-RFI-0003 (PDF - 118.42 KB)

Published: February 13, 2012 11:42 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until June 15, 2012 04:00 PM EST

Hypoxia Monitoring, Alarm, and Mitigation System 12-RFI-0007

12-RFI-0007 (PDF - 62.18 KB)

Published: May 11, 2012 02:03 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until June 13, 2012 04:00 PM EST

InTop Flexible Distributed Array Radar (FlexDAR) 12-RFI-0004

12-RFI-0004 (PDF - 122.56 KB)

Amendment 0001 (PDF - 38.77 KB)

Published: March 22, 2012 01:22 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until May 15, 2012 02:00 PM EST

Advanced Technologies for Robust Control of Energy Storage DE-FOA-0000673

As part of a larger program being considered for the development of hybrid energy storage technology in cooperation with the Office of Naval Research, the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) has released a request for information (RFI) for Advanced Technologies for Robust Control of Energy Storage. ARPA-E is an agency within the Department of Energy that focuses on high-risk concepts with potentially high rewards.

DE-FOA-0000673 (PDF - 132.55 KB)

Published: February 28, 2012 09:43 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until March 9, 2012 08:00 PM EST

Request for Information: Human Performance Training & Education 12-RFI-0002

12-RFI-0002 (PDF - 35.47 KB)

Published: January 19, 2012 06:04 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until February 2, 2012 03:30 PM EST

Enabling Hardware and Software for Simultaneous Transmit and Receive (STAR) Communications 12-RFI-0001

12-RFI-0001 (PDF - 33.14 KB)

Published: October 13, 2011 04:43 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until November 8, 2011 03:00 PM EST

Navy Solid State Laser (SSL) Technology Maturation Program 11-RFI-0007

11-RFI-0007 (PDF - 37 KB)

Published: September 13, 2011 03:52 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until October 31, 2011 11:59 PM EST

Advanced Rotorcraft Recovery System for Shipboard Operations 11-RFI-0008

11-RFI-0008 (PDF - 42.09 KB)

Published: September 22, 2011 04:02 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until October 17, 2011 03:00 PM EST

Propulsion Thruster Reliability Improvement Project 11-RFI-0006

11-RFI-0006 (PDF - 14.54 KB)

Published: August 18, 2011 03:07 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until September 5, 2011 02:00 PM EST

Medical Ultrasound 11-RFI-0004

11-RFI-0004 (PDF - 20.29 KB)

Published: June 8, 2011 08:28 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until July 1, 2011 04:00 PM EST

Directed Energy Viability for Ship Disable Capability 11-RFI-0003

11-RFI-0003 (PDF - 131.9 KB)

Amendment 0001 (PDF - 9.76 KB)

Published: January 20, 2011 04:21 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until February 28, 2011 01:00 PM EST

Naval Expeditionary Dogs Program 11-RFI-0002

11-RFI-0002 (PDF - 18.92 KB)

Published: December 2, 2010 11:00 AM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until December 15, 2010 04:00 PM EST

Experimental Forward Operating Base (ExFOB Phase 4) 10-RFI-0007

Experimental Forward Operating Base (ExFOB Phase 4) (PDF - 22.28 KB)

Published: June 7, 2010 02:29 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until June 25, 2010 03:00 PM EST

Air Warfare & Naval Weapons 10-RFI-0005

10-RFI-0005 (PDF - 23.46 KB)

Published: April 6, 2010 04:33 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until May 31, 2010 03:00 PM EST
White Papers due no later than May 31, 2010 03:00 PM EST

Naval Expeditionary Dogs Science & Technology Program 10-RFI-0004

10-RFI-0004 (PDF - 18.16 KB)

Amendment 0001 (PDF - 12.25 KB)

Published: January 20, 2010 04:36 PM EST | Full Proposals will be accepted until January 29, 2010 04:00 PM EST

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