Health Resources and Services Administration

HRSA: Open Requests for Grant Proposals -- Varied Deadlines -- See Announcement

If you are interested in submitting an application to one of the limited submission programs below, please contact Cheryl Ridgeway (cheryl-a-ridgeway@uiowa.edu) in the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development.
 
The following requests for grant proposals have been announced on the HRSA website.  Please read each RFGP for the closing date and other information.  
 
HRSA-14-131 Bridging the World Gap Research Network
The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to support the creation of an interdisciplinary research network for scientific collaboration, with a focus on research designed to improve understanding of early language exposure and vocabulary acquisition for children from lower socioeconomic status (SES) backgrounds and of effective interventions to address them. The Network should include researchers across a range of disciplines reflecting attention to the health and development of the child and family.
 
Contact OVPRED by May 19, 2014
Limitation: 
one per organization
HRSA Deadline: July 7, 2014
 
 
HRSA Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Demonstration Program Regional Collaborative
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support the development and establishment of systemic mechanisms to improve the prevention and treatment of sickle cell disease and its complications, including
The funds will support the development of four Sickle Cell Regional Collaboratives that will make sub-awards to state-level partners and work with them and other organizations to improve the delivery of care for people with sickle cell disease.
Each awardee will take the lead for establishing a collaborative within its region, will serve as sickle cell disease technical assistance center in the region and will collect and maintain sickle cell disease data for the region.
 
Contact OVPRED by May 7, 2014
Limitation: one per organization
HRSA Deadline: May 27, 2014
 

 HRSA-14-077 Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) for Professionals

The purpose of this program is to develop and expand the substance abuse and mental health workforce who, following their training, will focus on children, adolescents, and transitional-age youth at risk for developing or who have developed a recognized behavioral health disorder. Special emphasis is on training to meet the needs of transitional-age persons 16 to 25 years old who are at risk for mental illness, substance abuse, and suicide, and among the least likely to seek continuous help. Applicants must emphasize prevention and clinical intervention and treatment for those at risk for engaging in harmful behaviors, including violence, and the involvement of families in the prevention and treatment of behavioral health conditions.

Contact OVPRED by April 29, 2014
Limitation: two per organization (the UI has one application spot filled at this time)
HRSA Deadline: June 3, 2014 

 

HRSA Newborn Screening Clearinghouse
The Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Genetic Services Branch is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2014 Newborn Screening Clearinghouse. The purpose of this program is to establish and maintain a central, online clearinghouse of current educational newborn screening information on family support services, follow-up services, and other related materials, resources, and research to increase awareness, 
knowledge and understanding of newborn screening for parents, family members, expectant individuals and families, and health professionals. 
 
Contact OVPRED by May 7, 2014
Limitation: one per organization
HRSA Deadline: June 2, 2014
 
 

 HRSA-14-126 Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training for Paraprofessionals

The purpose of this program is to develop and expand the paraprofessional mental health and substance abuse workforce who will focus on children, adolescents, and transitional-age youth at risk for developing or who have developed a recognized behavioral health disorder following their training. Special emphasis is on transitional-age persons 16 to 25 years old who are at risk for mental illness, substance abuse, and suicide, and among the least likely to seek continuous help. Applicants must emphasize prevention and clinical intervention and treatment for those at risk for engaging in harmful behaviors, including violence, and the involvement of families in the prevention and treatment of behavioral health conditions.

Contact OVPRED by April 29, 2014
Limitation:
two per organization (the UI has one application spot filled at this time)
HRSA Deadline: June 3, 2014

 

 

Date Due to DSP or UIFSee Program Announcement See announcement
Date Due to Sponsor
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
Email:cheryl-a-ridgeway@uiowa.edu
Phone:319-384-3332
Sponsor URL:http://www.hrsa.gov/grants/index.html

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