HHS Opens Competition for $1M in Disabilities Research Awards

Dept of Health and Human ServicesAgency: Health & Human Services Dept. — Admin. for Community Living; Program: University Centers for Excellence (UCE) in Developmental Disabilities Education (CFDA Number: 93.632) (Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2016-ACL-AOD-DD-0121); Eligibility: the 17 currently funded UCEs; Funding: $1 million for up to two awards; Deadline: Feb. 29.

Summary: Grants support improvements to community-based programs for those with developmental disabilities. These 60-month grants are intended to build the capacity of existing centers to help them carry out core functions: help individuals achieve independence and productivity; improve the delivery of community services and enhance the capabilities of families in assisting individuals with developmental disabilities.

Info:  http://tinyurl.com/jjzu9cq (NOFA); Pamela O’Brien, Pamela.O’Brien@acl.hhs.gov

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