Funding Opportunities

State Essentials for Childhood Initiative: Implementation of Strategies and Approaches for Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 18
Decreases Child Abuse and Neglect (CAN) risk factors and increases CAN protective factors by leveraging multisector partnerships and resources to improve coordination and implementation of comprehensive CAN prevention efforts statewide.

Family-to-Family Health Information Centers – Delaware, Hawaii, Maine, Montana, Nevada
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 18
Provides information, education, technical assistance, and peer support to families of children and youth with special health care needs and the professionals who serve them.

Family-to-Family Health Information Centers – American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, Northern Mariana Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 19
Provides information, education, technical assistance, and peer support to families of children and youth with special health care needs and the professionals who serve them.

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 25 
Funds academic research centers to participate in the network of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers to establish and maintain a multi-disciplinary prevention research center that conducts high-quality applied health promotion and disease prevention research.

Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program: Implementation and Expansion Grants  
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 25
Intended for tribal entities that have an established history of implementation of high-quality, culturally relevant, evidence-based home visiting services to American Indian and Alaska Native families and children; implementation of performance measurement and continuous quality improvement systems; development of early childhood systems; and conducting rigorous evaluation.

Evidence-Based Tele-Behavioral Health Network Program
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 25
Uses telehealth networks to increase access to behavioral health care services in rural and frontier communities and to conduct evaluations of those efforts to establish an evidence-base for assessing the effectiveness of tele-behavioral health care for patients, providers, and payers.

Newborn Screening New Condition Implementation:  Capacity Building and Quality Improvement through Data Harmonization
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 29
Aims to increase the number of states and territories with fully implemented newborn screening programs.
 
Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Women Across the Nation program
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 29
Extends preventive health services to women who are participants of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-funded National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program.

Replicating Programs Effective in the Promotion of Healthy Adolescence and the Reduction of Teenage Pregnancy and Associated Risk Behaviors
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: June 29
Replicates and scales up programs that include the protective factors shown to be effective in the prevention of risk behaviors, including teen pregnancy.
 
Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 2
Regional partnership grants to improve the well-being of children affected by substance abuse.

Rural Health Integration Models for Parents and Children to Thrive
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 2
Prioritizes and facilitates coordination of programs and services needed to address the additive effects of poverty and geographic isolation on early childhood health and development.

Developing Standards and Principles to Effectively Administer and Integrate Public Health Statistics into the National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 3
To facilitate data sharing between states, improve data timeliness, and assist with the development of standards and principles to effectively administer and integrate public health data into the National Environmental Public Health Tracking Network.
 
Community Collaborations to Strengthen and Preserve Families
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 3
Funds five-year demonstration projects that support the development, implementation, and evaluation of strategies that embrace proactive efforts to build on the strengths of families, including those at high risk for child maltreatment.

High Obesity Program
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 9
Provides resources for land grant universities to leverage community extension services to implement evidence-based strategies that increase access to places that provide healthier foods and safe and accessible places for physical activity in counties with an adult obesity rate of over 40 percent.

Medication Assisted Treatment – Prescription and Opioid Addiction
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 9
Expands/enhances access to medication-assisted treatment (MAT) services for persons with an opioid use disorder seeking or receiving MAT. 

Strengthening Public Health Systems and Services through National Partnerships to Improve and Protect the Nation's Health
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 16
Permits recipients to strengthen the nation's public health infrastructure, ensure a competent, current and connected public health system, and improve delivery of essential services through capacity building assistance.

Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 16
Improves health, prevents chronic diseases and reduces health disparities among racial and ethnic populations with the highest risk or burden of chronic disease.

Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Promote Health and Well-Being Among Children
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Deadline: July 18
Aimed at providing advocates, decision-makers, and policymakers with evidence to promote the health and well-being of children through nutritious foods and beverages.

Expansion of the Family-to-Family Health Information Centers
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 19
Provides information, education, technical assistance and peer support to families of children and youth with special health care needs and the professionals who serve them.

Strengthening Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention and Control for Health Departments
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: July 31
To prevent and control three major sexually transmitted diseases: chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis with priority populations that includes adolescents and young adults, men who have sex with men, and pregnant women. 

Ovarian Cancer Clinical Development Award
Department of Defense
Deadline: Aug. 8
Supports the translation of promising preclinical findings into products for clinical applications, including prevention, detection, diagnosis, treatment, or quality of life.
 
Using Archived Data and Specimen Collections to Advance Maternal and Pediatric HIV/AIDS
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: Aug. 9
Addresses the needs of the maternal and pediatric HIV scientific community for research data translation and sharing.

Maternal Nutrition and Pre-pregnancy Obesity: Effects on Mothers, Infants and Children
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: Sept. 7
Encourages applications to improve health outcomes for women, infants, and children by stimulating interdisciplinary research focused on maternal nutrition and pre-pregnancy obesity. 

Studies to Detect and Prevent Suicide Behavior, Ideation, and Self-Harm in Youth in Contact with the Juvenile Justice System
Department of Health and Human Services and National Institutes of Health
Deadline: Sept. 7
Supports research to test the effectiveness of combined strategies to detect and intervene to reduce the risk of suicide behavior, suicide ideation, and non-suicidal self-harm by youth in contact with the juvenile justice system.
Occupational Safety and Health Research
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: Nov. 17
Seeks to develop an understanding of the risks and conditions associated with occupational diseases and injuries, to explore methods for reducing risks and preventing or minimizing exposure to hazardous conditions in the workplace, and to translate significant scientific findings into prevention practices and products that will effectively reduce work-related illnesses and injuries.
 
Safeguarding Two Lives Program: Screening and Treatment for Maternal Depression and other Behavioral Disorders
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: Not listed
Improves the mental health and well-being of perinatal women and their infants by providing timely, culturally appropriate perinatal mental health and substance use screening, assessment, referral, and treatment services.
 
Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Program
Department of Health and Human Services
Deadline: Not listed
Promotes behavioral health integration in pediatric primary care by supporting the development of statewide or regional pediatric mental health care access programs via telehealth.