Centers for Disease Control

CDC: Quantifying Social Contact Rates and Mixing Patterns in the U.S. Population

Program Summary

The purpose of this funding opportunity is to facilitate research to describe social contact and mixing patterns in the U.S. population. Results from this research will improve contact rate estimation and parameterization for infectious disease transmission models that can be used to evaluate infectious disease prevention and control strategies.


Eligible applicant institutions may only submit one application.

Award Information

Estimated total funding available including direct and indirect costs for first year (12 month budget period): $1,000,000. The project period will run from 09/1/2013 to 08/31/2014.

To ensure compliance with the limitation of one application per organization, please email or call VPR staff at 384-3332, if you are interested in submitting an application.

Date Due to DSP or UIF02/28/2013
Date Due to Sponsor03/07/2013
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
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