Public health funding opportunities available
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Posted by: Angie Antonopoulos
Applications for a few public health related funding opportunities are now open. Deadlines are in June and July.
Improving Mental Well-being of men and boys: The Prevention Institute and the Movember Foundation invite applicants to a funding opportunity to support planning and implementation of upstream, community-driven, mental health and wellbeing strategies for men and boys. A webinar at 4 p.m., ET, Thursday, May 28, will provide an overview of the funder, the initiative, and the funding opportunity. This will include information on the two-part selection process that begins with submitting a letter of interest according to funding announcement guidelines by Friday June 12, 2015. . Eight to ten sites will be selected to receive awards of up to $150,000 for a one-year planning period. Selected sites may be eligible to receive 2-4 years of implementation funding. For more information, contact: MakingConnections@preventioninstitute.org.
Navigator Grants: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced funding available to support Navigators in federally facilitated Marketplaces and State Partnership Marketplaces. New and returning HHS Navigator grant applicants may apply. Applications are due by June 15, 2015. The 2015 funding opportunity announcement expands the project period from 12 months to 36 months to provide greater consistency for Navigator grantee organizations and their staff from year to year, to reduce yearly start up time, and to provide more efficient use of grant funds. Visit http://www.grants.gov and search for CFDC #93.332.
HIV/AIDS Community Information Outreach 2015: The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is now accepting quotations from organizations and libraries to design and conduct projects that will improve access to HIV/AIDS related health information for patients, the affected community, and their caregivers. Submission deadline is July 20, 2015. For information, visit http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/outreach/aids_cio_projects.html