Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Office of Adolescent Health, OAH); Program: Support for Expectant and Parenting Teens, Women, Fathers and their Families (Pregnancy Assistance Fund) (CFDA Number: 93.500) (Funding Opportunity Number: AH-SP1-17-001); Eligibility: States; Funding (tentative): $22 million for 20 awards (match not required); Deadline (estimated): March, the NOFA is to be released in December.
Summary: Funding supports programs for pregnant and parenting teens. Grants go to develop and implement programs to assist pregnant and parenting teens and women. OAH anticipates funding a broad range of projects both in the size and scope of activities. The PAF aims to strengthen access to and completion of education (secondary and postsecondary); improve child and maternal health outcomes; improve pregnancy planning and spacing and reduce the likelihood of repeat teen pregnancies.