Fund Number: 4683. Fund Title: National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis Prevention, Public Health Conference Support

Description:
Grant Amount: Approximate Total Fiscal Year Funding: $300,000; Approximate Total Project Period Funding: $300,000.

The purpose of this program is to provide partial support for specific non-Federal conferences focusing on HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and/or Tuberculosis in the following areas: (1) Health promotion and disease prevention information and education; (2) Applied research; (3) Incidence and prevalence trends; (3) Surveillance; (4) Prevention and intervention strategies; (5) Screening and treatment; (6) Linkages to care; (7) Program integration; (8) Health equity; (9) Sexual health; and (10) Prevention through health care.

The goal of this program is to increase knowledge of HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Tuberculosis among public health professionals and service providers and representatives of the population groups at greatest risk for these diseases.

Expected Project Period Outcomes: By the end of the project period increase the knowledge and competencies of conference/workshop participants (public health professionals and service providers and representatives of the populations groups at greatest risk) about HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and Tuberculosis in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education, applied research, incidence and prevalence trends, surveillance, prevention and intervention strategies, screening and treatment, linkages to care, program integration and health equity, sexual health and prevention through health care.

By the end of the project period increase workshop participants’ utilization of the latest information obtained from the conference(s) and/or workshop(s) to design and implement HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis program services, interventions and strategies for targeted populations.

By the end of the project period increase the number of workshop participants who share/disseminate the information obtained at the conference(s)/workshop(s), via a variety of media, with colleagues, partners, and representatives of the target populations.

Sponsor(s):

US Department of Health and Human Services

Public Health Service

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Funder’s Fund ID: CDC-RFA-PS13-1305

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Letter of Intent Date: 04/07/2013
Application Due Date: 04/30/2013
Award Date: 07/31/2013
Fund Duration: 1 year.

 

Application Process:

Download the application package from www.grants.gov.

Applicants must download the SF-424 application package associated with this funding opportunity from www.grants.gov. If access to the Internet is not available or if there is difficulty encountered in accessing the forms online, contact the HHS/CDC Procurement and Grant Office Technical Information Management Section (PGO TIMS) staff at (770) 488-2700 for further instruction. CDC Telecommunications for individuals with hearing loss is available at: TTY 1.888.232.6348.

Number of Awards: up to 6 awards

Total Award: $300,000.00

Maximum Award: $200,000.00
Minimum Award: $25,000.00
Average Award: $50,000.00

Award Notes:

Approximate Total Fiscal Year Funding: $300,000.

Approximate Total Project Period Funding: $300,000 (This amount is an estimate, and is subject to availability of funds.) This amount includes direct and indirect costs.

Eligible Locations:

- American Samoa

- District of Columbia

- Federated States of Micronesia

- Guam

- Marshall Islands

- Northern Mariana Islands

- Puerto Rico

- Palau

- US Virgin Islands

- National

Fund Notes:

Cost sharing or matching funds are required for this program. Matching funds must be no less than 51% of the total conference cost. Matching funds may come from other sources, to include organizations, institutions, conference income, and/or registration fees for health promotion and disease prevention information and education program activities.

The match may be all cash, in-kind, or a combination thereof.

Application Contact Address:

Technical Information Management

Section

DHHS

CDC Procurement & Grants Office

2920 Brandywine Road, MS E-14

Atlanta, GA 30341

United States

Email: [email protected]

Phone: -

Fax: -

 

Technical Contact Name:

Beth Wolfe

Title: Project Officer

Technical Contact Address:

DHHS

CDC

1600 Clifton Road Mailstop E-07

Atlanta, GA 30333

United States

Email: [email protected]

Phone: -

Fax: -

 

Support Types:

- Cooperative Agreements

- Matching Grants

 

Subject Areas:

- Education and Prevention

- Health Care Programs/Services

- Hepatitis Prevention

- HIV/AIDS Prevention

- Information Dissemination

- Medical Treatments and Therapies

- Screening

- STD Prevention

- Surveillance

- TB Prevention

- Workshops

 

Audiences:

- At Risk Persons

- Health Professionals

- Health Services Organizations

 

Eligibility:

- City Agencies

- Colleges/Universities

- Commercial Organizations

- Community Based Organizations

- County Agencies

- Hospitals

- IRS 501 (c)(3) Organizations

- Minority Owned Organizations

- Nonprofit Organizations

- Religious Organizations

- Research Institutions

- State Agencies

- Tribal Organizations

- Woman Owned Organizations

 

Eligibility Notes:

Eligible applicants include:

American Indian/Alaska Native tribal governments (federally recognized or state-recognized);

American Indian/Alaska native tribally designated organizations;

Alaska Native health corporations;

Colleges;

Community-based organizations;

Faith-based organizations;

For-profit organizations (other than small business);

Hospitals;

Nonprofit with 501C3 IRS status (other than institution of higher education);

Nonprofit without 501C3 IRS status (other than institution of higher education);

Political subdivisions of States (in consultation with States);

Research institutions (that will perform activities deemed as non-research);

Small, minority, and women-owned businesses;

State and local governments or their Bona Fide Agents (this includes the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianna Islands, American Samoa, Guam, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau);

Tribal epidemiology centers;

Universities;

Urban Indian health organizations.