Centers for Disease Control
CDC: Workers’ Compensation Surveillance
The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to compile, analyze, and disseminate workers’ compensation (WC) data to promote the prevention of occupational injuries, illnesses, fatalities, and exposures to hazards within the states and throughout the nation. The WC Surveillance Cooperative Agreements are intended to provide state health and state WC agencies and other eligible organizations and businesses the resources to initiate or expand state-based WC surveillance and intervention activities.
Organizations may submit one application.
U60 cooperative agreement. NIOSH intends to commit approximately $5.4 million in new money over a period of six years to fund up to 9 states for three consecutive years (project period) per state. An applicant state may request up to $200,000 in total costs per 12-month budget period.
The project period is three years.
Internal Selection Process
The UI Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development and the College of Public Health have established an internal review procedure to select the UI nominee. Applications will be reviewed according to the sponsor's selection criteria. Consideration will also be given to UI institutional strengths and strategic directions. Potential applicants must submit, using the preselection link below, the following information.
A two page CV
A description of the proposed project. It should have the following elements:
A cover sheet with the project title, your name, department, and campus address, and the title of the program you are responding to.
A description of the proposed project (no more than five pages in length) addressing the following sponsor- identified review criteria (
page 21 of the guidelines
Additional pages may be used for references.
Please be sure the project is identified on each page and number the pages.
The above materials must be submitted no later than
5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, 2014
. The selected nominee will be asked to complete the full application package in accordance wtih the sponsor's deadline of Friday, August 29, 2014.
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