Funding Opportunities

Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) – Veteran Nurses in Primary Care (VNPC) Training Program
The Health Resources and Services Administration 
Deadline: March 8
To recruit and train nursing students and current registered nurses (RNs) to practice to the full scope of their license in community-based primary care teams.  This program aims to increase access to care, with an emphasis on chronic disease prevention and control, including mental health and substance use disorders.

Child Support Intergovernmental Case Processing Innovation Demonstration
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: March 8
Increases payments on intergovernmental cases and improves case processing procedures to increase efficiency and customer service. 

Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: March 8
Develops an efficient research network that will conduct high-quality research and publish evidence-based findings that will impact clinical practice and ensure standardized care in diverse health care settings that serve children.

Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Program
Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau 
Deadline: March 11.
To support integration of mental health into pediatric primary care through telehealth.  Eligible applicants are states, political subdivisions of states, and tribes and tribal organizations.

Licensure Portability Program for Telehealth
Health Resources and Services Administration, Office for the Advancement of Telehealth
Deadline: March 11
To support licensure for telehealth across state lines, allowing for health care delivery through video conferencing, the internet, store-and-forward imaging, streaming media, and terrestrial and wireless communications.  

Increasing Influenza and Tdap Vaccination of Pregnant Women in Obstetric/Gynecologic Practices in Large Health Systems through Quality Improvement Interventions
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: March 8
Supports a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of adult immunization quality improvement interventions to increase influenza and Tdap vaccination coverage among pregnant women.

Native Youth and Culture Fund
First Nations Development Institute
Deadline: March 12
Twenty awards of up to $19,500 each for native-controlled nonprofit and community organizations to develop projects incorporating culture and tradition to address social and health issues, such as drug and alcohol abuse, teen pregnancy, and mental health. 

Garrett Lee Smith State/Tribal Youth Suicide Prevention and Early Intervention 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Deadline: March 18
To support states and tribes with implementing youth suicide prevention and early intervention strategies in schools, educational institutions, juvenile justice systems, substance use programs, mental health programs, foster care systems, and other child and youth-serving organizations. 

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Capacity Development Program
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: March 22
Serves to strengthen organizational infrastructure and increase capacity to develop, enhance, or expand access to high quality HIV primary health care services for low-income, uninsured, and underserved people living with HIV.

Youth Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Initiative
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: March 29
Supports the implementation of evidence-based interventions to demonstrate the effectiveness of protective factors for suicide prevention and allows grantees to publish and disseminate the successful strategies and promising models to geographically isolated communities.

SBIRT Program for Women of Reproductive Age Misusing Opioids in Rural Primary Care Settings
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: March 29
To modify, implement, and evaluate the screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment services (SBIRT) approach to take a rural-sensitive and approach that meet the unique needs of women.

Preventing Maternal Deaths: Supporting Maternal Mortality Review Committees
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: April 2
To support existing maternal mortality review committees in identifying and characterizing maternal deaths in order to identify prevention opportunities. Awardees will identify pregnancy-associated deaths within one year of death; abstract and enter clinical and non-clinical data into a standard data system; conduct multidisciplinary reviews; and enter committee decisions within two years of death. 

National Center for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: April 3
To establish by cooperative agreement a National Center for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention

Immunization and Vaccines for Children
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Deadline: April 8
Supports development, implementation, assessment, and promotion of immunization related activities with the goal of achieving and sustaining high immunization coverage and to maintain or improve response activities to vaccine preventable disease public health threats.

Transforming Health Care for Children and Youth with Epilepsy Synopsis 1
Health Resources and Services Administration
Deadline: April 11 

Replication of Programs Proven Effective through Rigorous Evaluation to Reduce Teenage Pregnancy, Behavioral Risk Factors Underlying Teenage Pregnancy
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: April 15
Thirty awards of up to $500,000 each to replicate programs that have been proven effective to reduce teenage pregnancy and the behavioral risk factors underlying it. 

Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence
National Institute of Justice
Deadline: April 15
This call for proposals is tied to Department of Justice priorities related to reducing violent crime, responding to victimization, protecting police officers, and enhancing investigations and prosecution.

Community Living and Participation For Youth And Young Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: April 15
To conduct research, training, technical assistance, and related activities to contribute to improved community living and participation outcomes for youth and young adults with serious mental health conditions.

Linking Actions for Unmet Needs in Children's Health
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Deadline: April 19
Fifteen awards of up to $800,000 each to address the developmental needs of children from birth to age eight.

Networks for Oral Health Integration within the Maternal and Child Health Safety Net Synopsis 2
Health Resources and Services Administration
Deadline: April 29

ERA Evaluation of Return to School Programs for Traumatic Brain Injury Synopsis 2
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Deadline: April 30

Surveillance of Congenital Heart Defects Among Children, Adolescents, and Adults
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Deadline: April 17
Supports the development of population-based surveillance systems and data linkages for persons with congenital heart defects using non-research CDC cooperative agreements.

Intent to Publish Funding Opportunity Announcements for the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network Funding Opportunity
National Institutes of Health
Deadline: June 1
The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development intent to publish funding opportunity announcements to re-issue requests for applications for the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network Clinical Centers and the Data Coordinating Center. 

Regional Partnership Grants to Improve Well-Being and Permanency Outcomes for Children and Families Affected by Opioids and Other Substance Abuse
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 7
For regional partnerships that provide, activities and services designed to increase the well-being of, improve permanency outcomes for, and enhance the safety of children who are in out-of-home placements or are at risk of entering out-of-home placements as a result of a parent's or caretaker's substance abuse.

Integrated Care for Kids
Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services
Deadline: June 10
To develop state-specific pediatric alternative payment models that incorporate provider accountability and focus on meaningful improvements in care quality and health outcomes.

Intent to Publish Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study Funding Opportunity
National Institutes of Health
Deadline: July 1
Notice of intent to publish a funding opportunity for a Data Analysis, Informatics, and Resource Center to oversee and manage procedures and activities for a nationwide, multisite longitudinal cohort study that examines brain and behavioral development from late childhood.

Intent to Publish Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study Funding Opportunity
National Institutes of Health
Deadline: July 1
Notice of intent to publish a funding opportunity for a Coordinating Center in service of a nationwide, multisite longitudinal cohort study to examine brain and behavioral development from late childhood through adolescence into early adulthood.