Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention-CDC); Program: Assuring Comprehensive Prevention and Treatment for Families Affected by HIV to Eliminate Perinatal HIV Transmission in the United States (CFDA Number: 93.939) (Funding Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-PS17-1712); Eligibility: Schools, governments, nonprofits, colleges and tribes; Funding: $2 million for a single award (no match required); Deadline: June 12.
Summary: Grants support HIV Prevention projects that reduce the incidents of mother-to-child HIV transmission. Specifically, the funding is to expand the scope of the previous work by supporting more and different activities and creating a network of professionals with roles in perinatal HIV prevention. Projects must develop educational and best-practice-sharing networks of the perinatal HIV prevention workforce, including clinical care providers and public health professionals.