ACA: Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Formula Grant Program
Deadline: Aug. 9
The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting formula grant program is designed to 1) strengthen and improve the programs and activities carried out under Title V of the Social Security Act; 2) improve coordination of services for at-risk communities; and (3) identify and provide comprehensive services to improve outcomes for families who reside in at-risk communities. For more information on grant HRSA-13-278 and more, click here.
Home Visiting Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (HV CoIIN) Grant
Deadline: Aug. 12
This grant will help develop a Home Visiting Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (HV CoIIN) in order to provide support for the delivery of maternal and early childhood services, including (but not limited to) home visiting services under the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting program. For more information on grant HRSA-13-284 and more, 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 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announcement. For more information and to register, click here. Also, find a frequently asked questions page.
Enhancement of HIV Care and Outcomes through Screening for Substance Use and Mental Disorders Grant
Deadline: Aug. 16
The purpose of this grant is to screen persons who are presenting for or receiving HIV care in specialized HIV treatment services programs for substance use and mental disorders and make appropriate referrals, as necessary, to behavioral health treatment and/or prevention services. For more information on grant SM-13-013 and more, click here.
Perinatal & Infant Oral Health Quality Improvement Program Grant
Deadline: Aug. 19
The purpose of this grant is to integrate a successful community-based approach into a health care system with statewide reach, accomplishing statewide availability and increased utilization of quality preventive dental care and restorative services for pregnant women and infants most at risk. For more information on grant HRSA-13-283 and more, click here.
American Indians into Nursing Grant
Deadline: Aug. 19
The purpose of this grant is to augment the number of Registered Nurses, Certified Nurse Midwives, Nurse Practitioners and Certified Nurse Anesthetists who deliver health care services to AI/AN communities. For more information on grant HHS-2013-IHS-NU-0001 and more, click here.
Competitive Abstinence Education Grant Program Grant
Deadline: Aug. 29
This grant will provide funding for additional tools to address the rates of teen pregnancy among adolescent youth who are at greatest risk of STDs/STIs and most likely to bear children out of wedlock. Program plans will focus on the social, psychological, and health gains to be realized by delaying initiation of sexual activity and engaging in healthy relationships. For more information on grant HHS-2013-ACF-ACYF-AR-0640 and more, click here.
Regional Nutrition and Physical Activity Programs Grant
Deadline: Sept. 15
Grants of up to $40,000 will be awarded by the Aetna Foundation for programs that target communities where healthy food can be difficult to buy, and where social and environmental factors may limit people's ability to be physically active. Grants will support school-based and afterschool nutrition and fitness programs that help children learn healthy habits at an early age, community-based nutrition education programs for children and families, efforts to increase the availability or affordability of fresh fruits and vegetables in communities, and community gardening and urban farming activities for children and families. For more information, click here.
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers Grant
Deadline: Sept. 16, Letters of Intent due Aug. 9
This grant supports a network of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers (PRCs) to conduct applied public health prevention research. The types of applied research approaches supported by this FOA include behavioral interventions, environmental, or systems-wide solutions and strategies that address major causes of disease and disability. For more information on grant RFA-DP-14-001 and more, click here.
Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation Seeks Applications for Mental Health Research
Deadline: Nov. 1
Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to support research of interventions designed to prevent or improve major social, psychological, behavioral, or public health problems affecting children, adults, couples, families or communities. For more information, click here.
Social and Behavioral Interventions to Increase Solid Organ Donation Grant
Deadline: Nov. 20
The purpose of this grant is to reduce the gap between the demand for organ transplants and the supply of organs from deceased donors by identifying successful strategies that can serve as model interventions to increase deceased organ donation registration or family consent. For more information on grant HRSA-14-014 and more, click here.
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, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (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 on grant IE-HBE-12-001 and more, 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.