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DentaQuest Foundation Grants for Optimal Oral Health Campaigns
Deadline: Rolling
Through its Innovation Fund for Oral Health, DentaQuest will award up to $4.45 million in grants this year in support of projects that identify and work to overcome barriers to optimal oral health. For more information,
click here.

Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant Program Grant
Deadline: Jun. 17
The purpose of this grant is to 1) purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs) that have been approved, or cleared for marketing, by the Food and Drug Administration; 2) provide defibrillator and basic life support training in AED usage through the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, or other nationally recognized training courses, and 3) place the AEDs in rural communities with local organizations. For more information,
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National Resource Center on CDSME Programs Grant
Deadline: Jun. 17
The center will assist states, the aging, disability and public health networks, and their partners to increase access to and sustain evidence-based prevention programs, particularly Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) programs that improve the health and quality of life of older adults and adults with disabilities. The center will serve as a national clearinghouse of tools and information on CDSMEs. For more information, click here.

Projects to Establish Individual Development Account (IDA) Programs for Refugees Grant
Deadline: Jun. 17
The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) invites eligible entities to submit competitive grant applications for projects to establish and manage Individual Development Accounts (IDAs) for low-income refugee participants. Eligible refugee participants who enroll in these projects will open and contribute systematically to IDAs for specified Savings Goals, including home ownership, business capitalization, vehicles for educational or work purposes, professional certification, and education (limited to postsecondary education, college entrance exam fees, Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and GED preparation and test fees). Successful grantees will be expected to coordinate their policies and procedures for developing and administering refugee IDA projects with ORR and with the existing refugee IDA network. For more information,
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Building State, Local, Tribal and Territorial Partnerships for Community Preparedness and Response Grant
Deadline: Jun. 18
Grantees will work to improve community preparedness and response, and to strengthen resiliency in order to reduce injury related morbidity and mortality in public health emergencies and strengthen community and national recovery in the aftermath. The grantee will innovatively identify key issues that could impact communities, states, and regions and that will foster national collaboration. For more information, click here.

State and Regional Approaches to Improving Access to Services for CYE Grant
Deadline: Jun. 19
This grant provides up to seven grants to support state and local governments in their efforts to improve access to health and other services for children and youths with epilepsy (CYE) residing in rural and/or medically underserved areas. For more information,
click here.

MIPPA National Resource Center Grant
Deadline: Jun. 20
The national Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) resource center will coordinate efforts to inform older Americans and beneficiaries with disabilities about the benefits available under federal and state programs, with an emphasis on providing information on the Low Income Subsidy and Medicare Savings Program benefits. For more information,
click here.

CMS and ACL State Grant for MIPPA Dissemination
Deadline: Jun. 20
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Administration for Community Living (ACL) seek plans from states that will describe how the 2013 MIPPA funds will be used to enhance efforts through state and local coalition building, with emphasis on outreach activities to help beneficiaries better understand Medicare benefits. For more information, click here.

Advancing aSBI and CHOICES in American Indian and Alaska Native Populations through Training and Technical Assistance Grant
Deadline: Jun. 23
The purpose of this announcement is conducting training on Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention (aSBI) and CHOICES and provide technical assistance on implementing the interventions into clinic settings have been identified as barriers for promoting successful adoption and integration into primary care clinics as a standard of care. This program announcement addresses these barriers by focusing on building capacity with the awarded organization(s) to provide training and technical assistance to clinics serving AI/AN populations. Increasing the capacity of organizations to provide a comprehensive approach is anticipated not only to reduce risks for an alcohol-exposed pregnancy in women, but also reduce risky drinking and its associated harms in all men and women, as well as support alcohol screening and brief intervention as a standard of care. For more information, click here.

CDC Implementation of Essentials for Childhood: Safe, Stable, Nurturing Relationships and Environments Grant
Deadline: Jun. 24
This grant supports sustainable and collective impact efforts that promote safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments. State health departments will be funded to 1) coordinate and manage existing and new partnerships with child maltreatment prevention organizations and non-traditional partners to promote safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments for children; 2) work with partners to identify strategies across sectors that promote safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments; 3) identify, coordinate, monitor and report on the strategies implemented by multi-sector partners; 4) coordinate improvement processes (e.g., continuous quality improvement) for multi-sector partners to refine strategies that support safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments; and 5) establish state-level impact of these efforts. For more information, click here.

National Innovative Partnerships for Addressing Obesity through Environmental Supports for Nutrition and Physical Activity Grant
Deadline: Jun. 24
Activities conducted under this grant will support the CDC mission by promoting implementation of environmental and system supports within HHS regions that create healthier places and lead to improvements in healthy eating and physical activity behaviors across the U.S. Funded organizations will be expected to lead activities and coordinate with other CDC grantees working on obesity prevention. For more information, click here.

Building and Supporting Core Public Health Capacities Related to Violence and Injury Prevention Grant
Deadline: Jun. 25
The purpose of this grant is to strengthen violence and injury prevention programs by enhancing state and local health departments. The grantee will help to increase the adoption and implementation of public health violence and injury policy and evidence based program strategies. For more information, click here.

Street Outreach Program Grant
Deadline: Jun. 28
This will fund grantees to provide street-based services to runaway, homeless, and street youth who have been subjected to, or are at risk of being subjected to, sexual abuse, prostitution, or sexual exploitation. These services are provided in areas where street youth congregate and are designed to assist such youth in making healthy choices regarding where they live and how they behave. For more information, click here.

Safe Schools/Healthy Students State Program Grant
Deadline: Jul. 1
Grantees will create safe and supportive schools and communities by bringing the Safe School/Healthy School model to the state level through partnership building among educational, behavioral health, and criminal/juvenile justice systems. For more information,
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ACA Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program Expansion Grants
Deadline: Jul. 1
Expansion Grants recognize states and jurisdictions that have made significant progress towards implementing a high-quality home visiting program as part of a comprehensive, high-quality early childhood system and are ready and able to take effective programs to scale. Successful applicants will be awarded FY 2013 competitive Expansion Grant funds, in addition to the FY2013 Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting formula-based funds. For more information, click here.

Tribal Public Health Capacity Building and Quality Improvement Grant
Deadline: Jul. 15
The purpose of this grant is to strengthen and improve the infrastructure and performance of tribal public health agencies and tribal health systems through capacity building and quality improvement. For more information, click here.

ACYF/FYSB Basic Center Program Grant
Deadline: Jul. 25
The Administration for Children and Families' (ACF), Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF), Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) will award funding for the Basic Center Program(BCP). The purpose of the BCP is to provide an alternative for runaway and homeless youth who might otherwise end up with law enforcement or in the child welfare, mental health, or juvenile justice systems. The BCP works to establish or strengthen community-based programs that meet the immediate needs of runaway and homeless youth and their families. For more information,
click here.

Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight Grants
Deadline: Aug. 1
The purpose of this grant is to expand and improve health insurance rate review and increase transparency in health care pricing by engaging consumers and small businesses in the process. For more information, click here.

Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two Grant
Deadline: Aug. 15
This grant funds applicants who propose new payment and service delivery models that will provide better health, better health care, and lower costs through improved quality for Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP enrollees. For more information, please visit the CMS announcement. Also, CMS is hosting a Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two Overview Webinar on Tuesday, May 28 1-2:30 p.m. EST. For more information and to register, click here. Also, find a frequently asked questions page.

RWJF Executive Nurses Fellows
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2014 at 3 p.m. EST
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
Executive Nurse Fellows program is a three-year advanced leadership program for nurses who aspire to lead and shape health care locally and nationally. Fellows strengthen and improve their leadership abilities related to improving health and health care. Awards are open to registered nurses who hold senior leadership positions in health services, scientific and academic organizations, public health and community-based organizations or systems, or national professional, governmental and policy organizations. For more information, click here.

CMS Cooperative Agreement to Support Establishment of Health Insurance Exchanges
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2014
Through this cooperative agreement, CMS will provide states, the District of Columbia, and consortia of states, with financial assistance for the establishment of exchanges. These awards will provide funds for the state to complete activities for achieving approval in accordance with Section 1321 of the Affordable Care Act and the requirements as established through the rulemaking process. For more information, click here.

NIH Initiative to Maximize Research Education in Genomics Diversity Action Plan
Deadline: Sept. 6, 2016
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) present this funding opportunity to facilitate the training of individuals at all careers levels (the undergraduate, graduate, post baccalaureate, postdoctoral and faculty levels) from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in scientific disciplines relevant to genomics to enable them to pursue genomics research that spans all areas of interest to National Human Genome Research Institute later in their careers. For more information, click here.