FOVA Resources


Funding Recommendations:

FY 2023 FOVA Recommendation Handout 

FY 2022 FOVA Recommendation Handout



Dear Colleague Letters:

FY 2023 Senate  

FY 2023 House of Representatives


FOVA Testimony and Correspondence:

 FOVA Urges Appropriators to Finalize FY 2022 Appropriations for VA Research

FOVA Executive Committee Letter of Endorsement for the VIPER Act 

FY 2022 Letter to Appropriations Leadership on VA Research Funding in Final Spending Bill 

FY 2022 House MilCon-VA Appropriations Testimony June 4, 2021

FOVA Statement for the Record for House VA Committee Hearing on VA Infrastructure May 2021 

FOVA Urges Congress to Invest in VA Research Infrastructure

FY 2021 Letter to Appropriations Leadership on VA Research Funding in Final Spending Bill

FOVA Urges Congress to Provide Supplement for VA Research in Future COVID-19 Emergency Package

FOVA Recommends Paperwork Reduction Act Exemption for VA Research

FY 2020 MilCon-VA Letter to Appropriations Leadership

FY 2020 Senate MilCon-VA Appropriations Testimony

FY 2019 MilCon-VA Appropriations Letter to Conferees

FY 2019 Senate MilCon-VA Appropriations Testimony

FY 2017 MilCon-VA Appropriations Letter to Conferees

FY 2015 MilCon-VA Appropriations Testimony - April 2014

FOVA Thanks Rep Ann Marie Buerkle - October 2012

FOVA VA Appropriations Testimony - April 2012

FOVA Urges VA for Research Infrastructure Improvements - November 2010

FOVA Supports Advanced Appropriations for VA Research - April 2009

FOVA Opposes VA Research Earmarks - April 2006


Other Resources:

Report To Congress On Research Facilities Infrastructure Report 2021 

National VA Research Week

VA ORD Phase II Report of the VA Research Infrastructure Program 2020

VA ORD Final Report of the VA Research Infrastructure Program - July 2012

VA Office of Research and Development

House Committee on Veterans Affairs

Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs

House MilCon-VA Appropriations Subcommittee

Senate MilCon-VA Appropriations Subcommittee

OMB Controller Alert: Travel and Conferences

Lobbying Information for Department of Veterans Affairs Employees

FOVA FY 2022 Recommendations

VA Medical and Prosthetic Research: $902 million

VA Research Facilities:
At least $100 million for major and minor construction.

VA IT Infrastructure: $42 million

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The Independent Budget - prepared by the Veterans Service Organizations

What's new in VA Research from the VA Office of Research and Development

VA Research on COVID-19 from the VA Office of Research and Development

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