Community Approaches to Reducing Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Grant Amounts: Approximate Current Fiscal Year Funding: $1,800,000; Approximate Total Project Period Funding: $5,400,000.
The purpose of the program is to announce the availability of fiscal year 2011 funds for project grant applications to support the planning, implementation, and evaluation of innovative, interdisciplinary projects to reduce STD disparities, promote sexual health, and advance community wellness using community engagement methods (e.g., community-based participatory research) and multi-sector partnerships to build local capacity to impact STD disparities in communities with disparately high STD burden. This program addresses the "Healthy People 2020" focus area(s): STD-1 Reduce the proportion of adolescents and young adults with Chlamydia trachomatis infections; STD-2 Reduce Chlamydia rates among females aged 15-44 years; STD-6 Reduce gonorrhea rate; STD-7 Reduce sustained transmission of primary and secondary syphilis; and STD-8 Reduce congenital syphilis.
US Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Service Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
City Agencies Colleges/Universities Commercial Organizations Community Based Organizations County Agencies Hospitals International Agencies IRS 501 (c)(3) Organizations Minority Owned Organizations Nonprofit Organizations Religious Organizations Research Institutions State Agencies Tribal Organizations Woman Owned Organizations
Number of Awards Given
Approximately 4 awards
Award Amount Notes
Approximate Current Fiscal Year Funding: $ 1,800,000; Approximate Total Project Period Funding: $ 5,400,000 (This amount is an estimate, and is subject to availability of funds and is contingent on the expansion of activities.)
Letter of Intent Date
3/18/2011 -- 03/10/2011: Potential Applicant Conference Call: A conference call with all potential applicants will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 2:00pm E.T. Phone Number: 1-888-469-3211, Passcode: NCHHSTP1
Application Due Date
Tech Information Mgmt Section DHHS CDC Procurement & Grants Office 2920 Brandywine Road, MS E-14 Atlanta, GA 30341 Phone: (770) 488270
Norman Hayes Project Officer DHHS/CDC1600 Clifton Road, MS-E02 Atlanta, GA 30333 Phone: (404) 639-8991
Chlamydia Community Programs Gonorrhea STD Prevention Syphilis
Adolescents/Youth/Teens Young Adults
Applicants must download the SF424 (R&R) application package associated with this funding opportunity from Grants.gov. If access to the Internet is not available or if the applicant encounters difficulty in accessing the forms on-line, contact the HHS/CDC Procurement and Grant Office Technical Information Management Section (PGO TIMS) staff at (770) 488-2700 for further instruction. CDC Telecommunications for the hearing impaired or disabled is available at: TTY 1-888-232-6348.
For program synopsis and guidance, visit the website: http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=NQmpNkPVNZpjbnKPvq8hQQG6qgyjSGT8T3S5JlJ9yz3vcXCz9Tvn!-888343268?oppId=72774&mode=VIEW.
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