CDC Funding for State, Territorial and Tribal Organization Programs
Deadline: Mar. 26
The purpose of this announcement is to transition this highly-functional public health infrastructure for cancer prevention and control into new roles and functions to anticipate the nation’s needs over the next decade. The goals are to (1) seek efficiencies across the management and operations of cancer prevention and control programs, (2) focus on high-burden cancers with evidence-based, scalable interventions that already exist and can be broadly implemented, (3) develop organized screening programs that are more effective and efficient than current opportunistic approaches, and (4) maintain high-quality cancer registries and expand their application in prevention and screening. For more information, click here.
CDC Health Promotion for People with Disabilities Grant Funding
Deadline: Mar. 30
This notice announces the availability of supplemental funds for recipients currently funded under announcement DD07-702 as part of the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) plan to integrate funding opportunity announcements in an effort to streamline the administrative processes for announcing availability of new funds. Measurable outcomes of the program will be in alignment with at least one of the following performance goal(s) for the NCBDDD: reduce disparities in key health indicators, as well as obesity in children, youth and adults with disabilities; and identify and reduce disparities in health care for persons with disabilities. For more information, click here.
HRSA National Coordinating Center for the Regional Genetic Services Collaboratives Grant Funding
Deadline: Mar. 30
This announcement solicits applications for the National Coordinating Center for the Regional Genetic Services Collaboratives. The program was established to enhance, improve, or expand the ability of state and local public health agencies through working with academic and community based organizations to provide screening, counseling, or health care services to newborns and children having or at risk for heritable disorders. For more information, click here.
HRSA Telehealth Network Grant Program Grant
Deadline: Apr. 13
This announcement solicits applications for the Telehealth Network Grant Program (TNGP). The primary objective of the TNGP is to demonstrate how telehealth programs and networks can improve access to quality health care services in rural and underserved communities. Grants made under this authority will demonstrate how telehealth networks improve healthcare services for medically underserved populations in urban, rural, and frontier communities. TNGP networks are used to: (a) expand access to, coordinate and improve the quality of health care services; (b) improve and expand the training of health care providers; and/or (c) expand and improve the quality of health information available to health care providers, and patients and their families, for decision making. However, because of legislative restrictions, grants will be limited to programs that serve rural communities, although grantees may be located in urban or rural areas. For more information, click here.
HRSA Telehealth Resource Center Grant Program
Deadline: Apr. 20
This announcement solicits applications for the Telehealth Resource Center Grant Program (TRCGP). The purpose of the TRCGP is to support the establishment and development of Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs). The TRCGP expects to create centers of excellence that expedite and customize the provision of telehealth technical assistance across the country, while at the same time working together to make available a wide range of expertise that might not be available in any one region. The TRCs provide technical assistance to health care organizations, health care networks, and health care providers in the implementation of cost-effective telehealth programs to serve rural and medically underserved areas and populations. The program seeks entities with proven successful records in providing technical assistance in the development of sustainable telehealth programs. This funding cycle will support up to five Regional TRCs (RTRCs) serving as focal points for advancing the effective use of telehealth technologies in their respective communities and regions for clinical care. For more information, click here.
CDC Improving the Health of People with Disabilities through State Based Public Health Programs Grant
Deadline: Apr. 27
The purpose of the program is to promote health, prevent chronic disease, and increase the quality of life among people with disabilities through implementation of evidence and practice-based policy, environmental, programmatic, and infrastructure changes in states and territories. For more information, click here.
CDC Grant for Characterizing the Short and Long Term Consequences of TBI among Children in the United States
Deadline: Apr. 30 (Letter of Intent by Mar. 30)
The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control is soliciting research that will help expand and advance the understanding of how traumatic brain injury (TBI) impacts the developmental milestones of children. This research addresses the “Healthy People 2020” focus area(s) of injury and violence prevention. For more information, click here.
CDC Alcohol-Related Motor Vehicle Injury Research Grant
Deadline: May 2
The purpose of this announcement is to evaluate strategies for implementing and disseminating known, effective interventions for reducing alcohol-impaired driving (AID) in the United States and to test the effectiveness of new, innovative strategies to reduce AID in non-occupational settings. For more information, click here.
CDC Research Grant to Prevent Prescription Drug Overdoses
Deadline: May 2
This funding opportunity announcement encourages research that will build the scientific base for the prevention of unintentional poisonings from drug overdoses in the adolescent and adult population (ages 15 to 64 years) in the United States. It solicits proposals from organizations to conduct exploratory/developmental research that evaluates novel approaches to drug overdose prevention and addresses the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control research agenda priorities related to unintentional poisoning. It is meant to engage professionals from a wide spectrum of disciplines including epidemiology, community medicine, pharmacology, biostatistics, public policy, public health law, justice and behavioral and social sciences. For more information, click here.
CDC Public Health Conference Support for Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities Grant
Deadline: May 7
The purpose of this grant is to support funding and to provide partial support for specific non-Federal conferences in the areas improving the health and quality of life for people with disabling or potentially disabling health conditions. For more information, click here.
Administration for Children and Families Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Child Care Research Scholars Grant
Deadline: May 21
The Administration for Children and Families, Office of Policy, Research and Evaluation is announcing its plan to solicit applications for Child Care Research Scholars grants to support dissertation research on child care policy issues. These grants are meant to build capacity in the field to focus research on questions that inform the decision making of policy for child care and to foster collaboration and consultation between researchers and program and policy stakeholders. For more information, click here.