FEDERAL GRANTS AND RULES: WEEK ENDING JANUARY 27, 2017

Department of Health and Human Services

Administration for Community Living

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs) Program: RERC on Health, Exercise, and Recreation

Deadline: ESTIMATED:Apr 06, 2017

Award Size: 1 Award

Award Ceiling: $925,000

Publication Date: 1/25

Summary: FORECASTED: The purpose of the RERC program is to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act by conducting advanced engineering research on and development of innovative technologies that are designed to solve particular rehabilitation problems or to remove environmental barriers.

 

Department of Health and Human Services

Centers for Disease Control – CSELS

CDC’s Collaboration with Academia to Strengthen Public Health Workforce Capacity

Deadline: Mar 31, 2017

Award Size: 4 Awards

Program Funding: $1,250,000

Award Ceiling: $1,000,000

Award Floor: $200,000

Publication Date: 1/26

Summary: The overall goal is to create the opportunities for academia to develop qualified, knowledgeable and experienced students and emerging health professionals suitably prepared to serve in governmental public health practice, or able to apply public health concepts in various healthcare or other settings, to collectively meet the challenge of improving the population’s health.

 

Department of Health and Human Services

Centers for Disease Control – NCCDPHP

PPHF 2017:Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health(REACH)- financed solely by Prevention and Public Health Funding

Deadline: ESTIMATED:  May 23, 2017

Award Size: 50 Awards

Program Funding: $200,000,000

Award Ceiling: $1,000,000

Award Floor: $300,000

Publication Date: 1/24

Summary: No more than 6 awards will be made within a state. Tribes are exempt from this provision. The purpose of this FOA is to provide communities the opportunity to improve poor health, prevent chronic diseases, and reduce health disparities among racial and ethnic populations with the highest risk, or burden, of chronic disease (i.e., hypertension, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, and obesity).

 

Department of Health and Human Services

Indian Health Service

Injury Prevention Program

Deadline: Feb 26, 2017

Award Size: 15 Awards

Program Funding: $375,000

Award Ceiling: $25,000

Award Floor: $10,000

Publication Date: 1/27

Summary: The purpose of this Indian Health Service (IHS) cooperative agreement is to promote the capability of Tribes, Indian organizations and urban Indian organizations to build and maintain sustainable, effective injury prevention programs.

 

Department of Health and Human Services

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminis

Addiction Technology Transfer Centers Cooperative Agreement (Short Title: ATTC)

Deadline: Feb 09, 2017

Award Size: 11 Awards

Program Funding: $8,920,000

Award Ceiling: $1,175,294

Publication Date: 1/25

Summary: The purpose of this program is to develop and strengthen the specialized behavioral healthcare and primary healthcare workforce that provides substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and recovery support services.

 

Department of Justice

Bureau of Justice Assistance

Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Program Training and Technical Assistance (TTA) Program

Deadline: Apr 25, 2017

Award Size: 4 Awards

Program Funding: $1,000,000

Award Ceiling: $1,200,000

Publication Date: 1/23

Summary: Eligible Applicants: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education. For profit organizations other than small businesses. The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) TTA Program establishes a comprehensive, coordinated, balanced strategy through enhanced grant programs that would expand prevention and education efforts while also promoting treatment and recovery.

 

Department of Justice

Bureau of Justice Assistance

BJA FY 17 Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program

Deadline: Apr 25, 2017

Award Size: 100 Awards

Program Funding: $7,000,000

Award Ceiling: $850,000

Publication Date: 1/24

Summary: Eligible Applicants: County, State, City or township governments. The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) establishes a comprehensive, coordinated, balanced strategy through enhanced grant programs that would expand prevention and education efforts while also promoting treatment and recovery.

 

Department of Justice

National Institute of Justice

NIJ FY17 Visiting Fellows Program

Deadline: Mar 27, 2017

Award Size: 2 Awards

Program Funding: $500,000

Award Ceiling: $500,000

Publication Date: 1/25

Summary: Awards made under the NIJ Visiting Fellows Program will bring leading practitioners, policymakers, and researchers into residency at NIJ to make important scholarly contributions in their chosen fields of criminology or criminal justice research, and to work with the NIJ Director and staff to help shape the direction of NIJ’s research programs.

 

Department of Justice

National Institute of Justice

NIJ FY17 New Investigator/Early Career Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Deadline: Mar 27, 2017

Award Size: 10 Awards

Program Funding: $1,720,000

Award Ceiling: $1,720,000

Publication Date: 1/25

Summary: The NIJ New Investigator/Early Career Program provides support for non-tenured assistant professors to conduct applied research on topics relevant to NIJ in the social/behavioral and STEM sciences. Applications must propose research led by a Principal Investigator (PI) who: was awarded a terminal degree no more than four (4) years ago; holds a non-tenured assistant professor position at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States; and has not previously served as PI on an NIJ research grant or fellowship .

 

Department of Justice

Office on Violence Against Women

OVW FY 2017 Technical Assistance Outreach Initiative to Strengthen Indian Tribes’ Capacity to Address Violence Against Women

Deadline: Mar 02, 2017

Award Size: 1 Award

Award Ceiling: $700,000

Award Floor: $600,000

Publication Date: 1/24

Summary: OVW wants to focus technical assistance support towards tribes which have had no or marginal success in accessing grant funding through the OVW Tribal Affairs Division or other OVW grant programs, in an effort to enhance victim services and assist tribal criminal justice systems to more effectively address victim safety and offender accountability.

 

National Science Foundation

Faculty Early Career Development Program

Deadline: Jul 21, 2017

Award Size: Program Funding: $222,000,000

Award Floor: $400,000

Publication Date: 1/24

Summary: The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization.

 

National Science Foundation

Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus

Deadline: Sep 15, 2017

Award Size: Not Listed

Publication Date: 1/25

Summary: The Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X) program supports fundamental research at the intersection of mind, machine and motor. A distinguishing characteristic of the program is an integrated treatment of human intent, perception, and behavior in interaction with embodied and intelligent engineered systems and as mediated by motor manipulation.

 

Office of National Drug Control Policy

Anti-Doping Activities

Deadline: Mar 23, 2017

Award Size: 1 Award

Award Ceiling: $9,500,000

Publication Date: 1/23

Summary: Eligible Applicants: Nonprofits, other than institutions of higher education. The Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), Executive Office of the President, is seeking applications from a grantee to provide continued support of anti-doping efforts to educate athletes on the dangers of drug use and eliminate doping in amateur athletic competitions recognized by the United States Olympic Committee.