The Health & Human Services Dept. Eunice Kennedy Shriver Nat’l Institute of Child Health offers grants to reduce public health gaps through the Academic-Community Partnership Conference Series (R13) Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-15-032 (CFDA Number: 93.865).
Deadline: Jan. 29.
Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) status; governments, institutions of higher education; tribes, faith- or community-based organizations; for-profits, including small business; Funding: Multiple awards of up to $30,000 each (no match required);
The Academic-Community Partnership Conference Series grants pay for efforts to bring together academic institutions and community organizations to identify opportunities for reducing health disparities through the use of Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR). Priority areas to address are: infant mortality, sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), maternal mortality, childhood/adolescent obesity, youth violence prevention and pediatric injury prevention.
This is an ongoing funding program with authorization and deadlines through 2016. If you don’t succeed at winning a grant during one cycle, there is no prohibition against re-applying for money in a subsequent cycle.
Contact: Bryan Clark, 301/435-6975, firstname.lastname@example.org