Deadline: May 9, 2017
The Department of Labor is accepting applications for a funding opportunity for YouthBuild, a community-based alternative education program for disconnected youth, ages 16 to 24, including high school dropouts, adjudicated youth, youth aging out of foster care, youth with disabilities and homeless youth. For more information, click here.
Youth Farm Safety
Deadline: May 10, 2017
The Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for a funding opportunity for non-formal education programs and services in farm safety to promote rural health and seek to strengthen economic vitality. Non-formal education programs in youth farm safety provide timely safety information to rural youth, their families and their on-farm employers, as well as increased access to opportunities for protection of youth health and promotion of safe agriculture practices. For more information, click here.
FY 2017 Vision 21: Linking Systems of Care for Children and Youth State Demonstration Project
Deadline: May 11, 2017
The Office for Victims of Crime is accepting applications for funding to address child and youth victimization through state-level demonstration projects. The competitively awarded state-level demonstration sites will bring all the relevant systems and professionals together to establish a coordinated approach. For more information, click here.
OJJDP FY 2017 VOCA TTA for Child Abuse Professionals
Deadline: May 11, 2017
The Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention's Victims of Child Abuse (VOCA) Training and Technical Assistance for Child Abuse Professionals Program provides funding to enhance the coordinated multidisciplinary investigation and prosecution of child abuse through training, technical assistance and information resources that emphasize the implementation of developmentally-appropriate, trauma-informed, and evidence-based programs, policies and practices. The National Children's Advocacy Center will provide training, technical assistance and online resources to child abuse professionals, as well as coordination activities among VOCA programs. For more information, click here.
Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program States/Territories Part B Supplemental Grant Program
Deadline: May 15, 2017
The Health Resources and Services Administration is accepting applications for a funding opportunity to supplement the HIV care and treatment services provided by the states/territories through the HIV Care Grant Program — Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part B States/Territories Formula and AIDS Drug Assistance Program Formula and ADAP Supplemental Awards. The awards support access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality HIV care and treatment for low-income individuals and families living with HIV. For more information, click here.
Healthy Lifestyles in Youth Project
Deadline: May 15, 2017
The Indian Health Service is accepting applications for a funding opportunity to improve the health of American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth through health promotion and health education programs. The purpose of the cooperative agreement is to focus on addressing healthy lifestyle development, emphasizing nutrition and physical activity for AI/AN children and youth (7 through 11 years old). Find out more.
New Connections: Increasing Diversity of RWFJ Programming
Deadline: May 16, 2017
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWFJ) is accepting applications for a funding opportunity, New Connections: Increasing Diversity of RWFJ Programming. Through grantmaking, mentorship, career development and networking, New Connections enhances the research capacity of its grantees and network members. The researchers in this program come from multiple disciplines, work to build a culture of health with strong qualitative and quantitative skills, and produce and translate timely research results. Find out more.
Resource-Related Research Projects in the Epidemiology and Prevention of Pediatric Injury
Deadline: May 19, 2017 (Letter of intent)
The National Institutes of Health is accepting applications for funding to develop research resources for use by the scientific community for furthering research in epidemiology and/or prevention of childhood injuries. The research resource should focus on things most likely to cause death or disability such as motor vehicle crashes, firearms, poisoning, drowning, self-injurious behavior, fires, burns or suffocation. Find out more.
Health Data for Action
Deadline: May 24, 2017
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is accepting applications for a funding opportunity. The Health Data for Action program will fund innovative research that uses data to answer important questions. Applicants will write a proposal for a research study using data from the Health Care Cost Institute or athenahealth. Successful applicants will be provided with access to these data. The HCCI and athenahealth data provide a wealth of private claims data and rich detail on care delivery and patient obesity-related measures, respectively. The proposed studies should enable relevant, innovative and actionable research that uses available data to answer important, policy-relevant questions. Find out more.
Environmental Influences on Placental Origins of Development
Deadline: May 30, 2017 (Letter of intent)
The National Institutes of Health is accepting applications for the Environmental Influences on Placental Origins of Development. This funding will stimulate multidisciplinary research projects that use a combination of animal/cell models and noninvasive human placenta tissues or biomarkers to investigate how early life exposures affect placental growth, development, function and the subsequent health of the offspring. Find out more.
Cost-Effective Childhood Obesity Prevention Strategies in Your Community
Deadline: May 31, 2017
The CHOICES Project at the Harvard Prevention Research Center and Physical Activity is accepting applications for a Learning Collaborative Partnership opportunity to support states, cities and counties in preventing childhood obesity by building local capacity among decision makers to choose and implement cost-effective strategies. The CHOICES Learning Collaborative Partnership will support state and local health officials and agencies in implementing and spreading best practices from states demonstrating innovative obesity prevention strategies. Find out more.
Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse in American Indian/Alaska Native Communities
Deadline: June 6, 2017
The Administration for Children and Families is accepting applications for a funding opportunity to provide competitive grant funds for projects of up to five years. These targeted grants will be awarded to regional partnerships that provide services and activities designed to increases the well-being of, improve permanency outcomes for, and enhance the safety of children who are in or at risk of entering out-of-home placements because of a parent's or caretaker's substance abuse. For more information, click here.
Health Professional Support Program for Children with Congenital Zika Virus (ZIKV) Infection
Deadline: June 12, 2017
This announcement solicits applications for the Health Professional Support Program for Children with Congenital Zika Virus Infection. This program provides workforce development and interdisciplinary clinical consultation to health professionals caring for children with Zika in Puerto Rico, American Samoa, the U.S. Affiliated Pacific Basis and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and to support the delivery of interdisciplinary clinical care in those territories and jurisdictions. For more information, click here.
National Organizations for State and Local Officials
Deadline: June 12, 2017
This announcement from the Health Resources and Services Administration solicits applications for the National Organizations for State and Local Officials (NOSLO) Program. The purpose of the NOSLO cooperative agreement is to improve access to quality services, support a skilled health workforce, develop innovative programs, and prevent and suppress communicable diseases to prevent and improve public health. For more information, click here.