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					                                                                 Volume 2 No. 5 HEALT

      No. Name of Grant
        1 Elimination of Health Disparities through
          Translation Research (RFA-CD-08-001) (CFDA:
          93.061)
        2 Local Funding Partnerships Program




        3 Building Healthy Teen Relationships




        4 Research on the Economics of Diet, Activity,
           and Energy Balance (PA-08-078) (CFDA:
           93.847, 93.848, 93.866, 93.361, 93.399, 93.839)



        5 HealthVault Be Well Fund
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             Funding Source             Focus
             CDC                         "…to accelerate the translation of research findings into public
                                        health practice through implementation, dissemination, and diffusion
                                        research within health disparity populations."

             Robert Wood Johnson        "… to forge relationships between the Robert Wood Johnson
             Foundation                 Foundation and local grantmakers to fund promising, original
                                        projects that can significantly improve the health of vulnerable
                                        people in their communities… Projects must be new, innovative,
                                        collaborative, and community-based. Significant program
                                        expansions — into new regions or to new populations — may also
                                        be considered."
             Robert Wood Johnson        "… support the creation and evaluation of comprehensive
             Foundation                 community-based models of prevention that aim to decrease
                                        relationship violence and increase positive, protective relationship
                                        skills."



             NIH                       "… projects that enhance the state-of-the-science on the causes of
                                       obesity and to inform Federal decision making on effective public
                                       health interventions for reducing the rate of obesity in the United
                                       States. ...Also ... to promote collaborative activities between
                                       researchers trained in economics and researchers specializing in
                                       public health, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, and other chronic
                                       diseases so that the desired goals can be more efficiently, quickly,
                                       and successfully attained."
             Microsoft                 "… to empower providers with targeted funding to stimulate the
                                       research and development of online tools that improve health."
s, under the premise that the organizations will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
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r Baltimore Community Based Organizations March 11, 2008

             Available Funding                    Deadlines                 Additional Information/ Comment
             $4.5 million total for 9 awards      Letter of Intent: April
                                                  2, 2008; application:
                                                  May 2, 2008

             $6 million total for up to 14        Application: July 8,      "Projects must be nominated by a local grantmaker
             projects                             2008                      interested in participating as one of the funding
                                                                            partners. Local funding partners must be willing to
                                                                            work with grantees to obtain sufficient dollar-for-dollar
                                                                            matching funds throughout the grant period."


             Up to eight grants will be awarded   Registration: March
             for a period of up to forty-eight    17, 2008; Brief
             months. Each grant award will        Proposals: April 16,
             provide up to $250,000 per year,     2008
             with a maximum award of $1
             million for the full grant period.

             Not stated                           Multiple receipt dates    "This FOA will utilize the NIH Research Project Grant
                                                  per NIH schedule :        (R01) award mechanism and runs in parallel with an
                                                  6/1, 10/1, and 2/1        FOA of identical scientific scope, PA-08-077, that
                                                                            solicits applications under the R21 mechanism."




              $3 million total/ up to $500,00 per Application: May 9,
              award                               2008
and likelihood of receiving funding.
nities that are ongoing.
11, 2008

     Link                                     Related Links
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     /funding/CD08-001.htm



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                                  Volume 2 No. 4 HEALTH GRANTS AL

      No. Name of Grant                                                  Funding
                                                                         Source
        1 Grants to Expand Substance Abuse                               SAMHSA

           Treatment Capacity in Targeted Areas of
           Need (TI-08-005) (CFDA: 93.243)




        2 National Community-Based Lead                                  EPA

           Outreach and Training Grant Program
           (EPA-OPPT-08-003) (CFDA: 66.718)


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              Focus                                                                 Available          Deadlines
                                                                                    Funding
              BCHD would be eligible for "Category 2- Local Recovery-             For Category 2, Application: April 18,
              Oriented Systems of Care To develop responses at the local          up to 8 awards at 2008
              level that will enhance substance use disorders services and        $400,000/award
              promote recovery, this category focuses on providing support for
              local organizations (e.g., grassroots, faith-based, community-
              based and recovery community organizations) that can link
              services critical to the target population and that demonstrate the
              principles of Recovery- Oriented Systems of Care (ROSCs)."

              "… to reduce incidences of childhood lead poisoning in low-          $2 million total for Application: March
              income communities with older housing. Potential activities          8 awards             31, 2008
              include outreach, training, ordinance development, and other
              activities that would result in reduction of childhood lead
              poisoning."



 the premise that the organizations will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
ANTS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
imorecity.gov
Based Organizations February 26, 2008

              Additional Information/   Link                                Related Links
              Comment
                                        For PDF of complete      Word doc
                                        announcement:            of
                                        http://www.samhsa.gov    complete
                                        /Grants/2008/ti_08_00    announce
                                        5.pdf                    ment




                                        http://www.epa.gov/opp
                                        t/lead/rfp_2-8-08.pdf




eiving funding.
ongoing.
                                      Volume 2 No. 3 HEALT

No. Name of Grant
  1 Foster G. McGaw Prize




 2 The Effect of Racial and Ethnic
   Discrimination/Bias on Health Care Delivery
   (PA-08-084) (CFDA: 93.393 and 10 others)




 3 M·A·C AIDS Fund




 4 Health Behavior Change in People with Mental
   Disorders (PA-08-089) (CFDA: 93.242)




 5 Health Information Technology Planning
   Grants (HRSA-08-094) (CFDA: 93.224)
        6 Prevention of Substance Abuse (SA) and HIV
           for At-Risk Racial/Ethnic Minority
           Subpopulations Cooperative Agreements (SP-
           08-001) (CFDA: 93.243)

        7 Services Grant Program for Residential
           Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum
           Women (TI-08-009) (CFDA: 93.243)



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     Funding Source                         Focus
     The Baxter International Foundation,   The prize honors health-delivery organizations (hospitals, health
     the Cardinal Health Foundation, and    systems, integrated networks, or self-defined community
     the American Hospital Association      partnerships) that have demonstrated exceptional commitment to
                                            community service. The award criteria include Leadership,
                                            Commitment, Partnerships, Breadth and Depth of Initiatives, and
                                            Community Involvement.
     NIH                                    "… (1) improve the measurement of racial/ethnic discrimination in
                                            health care delivery systems through improved instrumentation, data
                                            collection, and statistical and analytical techniques; (2) to enhance
                                            understanding of the influence of racial/ethnic discrimination in
                                            health care delivery and its association with disparities in disease
                                            incidence, treatment, and outcomes among disadvantaged
                                            racial/ethnic minority groups; and (3) to reduce the prevalence of
                                            racial/ethnic health disparities through the development of
                                            interventions to reduce the influence of racial/ethnic discrimination
                                            on health care delivery systems..."

     M·A·C Cosmetics                        "1) Link Between Poverty and AIDS – Funding for basic needs such
                                            as food and housing to those living with HIV/AIDS; 2) Models of Care
                                            – Developing hospitals and increasing the number of doctors and
                                            nurses in countries that need it the most; 3) Treatment Adherence –
                                            Developing peer-based programs to help people adhere to their
                                            treatment regimes; and 4) Prevention – Programs with a specific
                                            focus on high risk populations such as youth, people over 50, and
                                            African Americans."
     NIH                                    "… studies on health behavior change related to function, disability,
                                            morbidity, and mortality in people with mental disorders. An
                                            important goal ... is to identify potent, modifiable risk and protective
                                            health behavior factors amenable to intervention, and to translate the
                                            results of such studies into initial tests of theory-driven prevention
                                            and early intervention strategies aimed at improving function and
                                            decreasing disability, morbidity, and mortality among people with
                                            mental disorders."
     HRSA                                   "… To support health centers in structured planning activities that will
                                            prepare them to adopt Electronic Health Records (EHR) or other
                                            health information technology (HIT) innovations. Planning activities
                                            for EHR adoption may include readiness assessment, workflow
                                            analysis, due diligence in selecting vendor, business planning,
                                            determing specific network HIT functions.
              SAMHSA                                   "… to support an array of activities to assist grantees in building a
                                                       solid foundation for delivering and sustaining quality and accessible
                                                       state of the science substance abuse and HIV prevention services.
                                                       ... to engage community-level domestic public and private non-profit
                                                       entities to prevent and reduce the onset of SA and transmission of
                                                       HIV/AIDS among at-risk racial/ethnic minority subpopulations..."

              SAMHSA                                   "… to expand the availability of comprehensive, high quality
                                                       residential treatment, recovery support, and family services for
                                                       pregnant and postpartum women (postpartum refers to the period
                                                       after childbirth up to 12 months) who suffer from alcohol and other
                                                       drug problems, and their minor children impacted by perinatal and
                                                       environmental effects of maternal substance use and abuse. "



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more Community Based Organizations February 12, 2008

      Available Funding            Deadlines               Additional Information/ Comment
      $100,000 prize, and up to    Application: April 4,
      three $10,000 awards for     2008
      finalists



      Total not stated; award      Multiple receipt        This Funding Opportunity Announcement uses the NIH
      ceiling : $200,000           dates per NIH           Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant mechanism and
                                   schedule : 6/1,         runs in parallel with FOAs of identical scientific scope, PA-
                                   10/1, and 2/1           08-083 and PA-08-085, which encourage applications under
                                                           the R01 and R03 mechanisms, respectively.




      Total not stated; award      Applications: March
      ceiling : $25,000. Grants    14, 2008; June 13,
      are one-time-only for one    2008; and
      year's duration              September 15,
                                   2008



      Funding levels not stated    Multiple receipt        Applications of identical scientific scope are solicited also
                                   dates per NIH           under the NIH Small Research Grant (R03) and the NIMH
                                   schedule : 6/1,         Clinical Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R34)
                                   10/1, and 2/1           award mechanisms, responding to FOAs PA-06-180 and
                                                           PAR-06-248, respectively.



      $500,000 total for 4 awards Application: April       This grant is for Section 330 health centers
                                  15, 2008
              $17.89 million for 46      Application: April 1,
              awards; $400,000/award     2008
              ceiling




              $7.87 million for16 awards, Application: March
              $500,000/award ceiling      18, 2008




of receiving funding.
are ongoing.
, 2008

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                                                      Volume 2 No. 2 HEALTH GR

   No. Name of Grant                                               Funding
                                                                   Source
      1 Investigator Awards in Health Policy                       Robert Wood
                                                                   Johnson
        Research                                                   Foundation




      2 Targeted Capacity Expansion Program SAMHSA
        for Substance Abuse Treatment and
        HIV/AIDS Services (TI-08-006) (CFDA:
        93.243)
      3 Transitional Housing Assistance                            Department of
                                                                   Justice/ Office of
        Grants for Victims of Domestic                             Violence Against
        Violence, Dating Violence, Stalking, or                    Women
        Sexual Assault Program (OVW-2008-
        1773) (CFDA: 16.736)

      4 Continuous Quality Improvement                             Robert Wood
                                                                   Johnson
                                                                   Foundation




      5 Equine Fund                                                ASPCA




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              Focus                                                                                 Available Funding

              Grants are awarded to investigators from a variety of disciplines for innovative      Total not stated; maximum
              research projects that have national policy relevance.                                award : $335,000

              Applications are welcomed from investigators in the fields of anthropology,
              business, demography, economics, engineering, ethics, genetics, health and
              social policy, health services research, history, journalism, law, medicine,
              nursing, political science, psychology, public health, science policy, social work,
              sociology, and others.


              "... to enhance and expand substance abuse treatment and/or outreach and              $19.8 million total for 50
              pretreatment services in conjunction with HIV/AIDS services in African                awards
              American, Latino/Hispanic, and/or other racial and ethnic communities highly
              affected by the twin epidemics of substance abuse and HIV/AIDS."


              "… a holistic, victim-centered approach to provide transitional housing services Not stated
              that move individuals into permanent housing. Grants made under this grant
              program support programs that provide assistance to victims of domestic
              violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking who are in need of
              transitional housing, short-term housing assistance, and related support
              services."



              "… proposals that develop methods, tools, and standards for the design,        Total not stated; awards of
              conduct, and reporting of CQI research and evaluations, including standardized up to $300,000 spread over
              typologies, definitions, and measures of key concepts and consensus            3 years
              statements; demonstrate how the paradigms, methods, and approaches from
              other disciplines can advance the science of CQI research; develop and test
              new theoretical models, conceptual frameworks, and logic models to explain
              CQI initiatives; demonstrate how rapid-cycle "run-chart" or "PDSA-cycle" data
              can be used to rigorously evaluate the effectiveness of CQI interventions
              implemented to address key quality challenges; and/or develop methods to
              systematically capture implementation context information."

              "… programs that protect and aid horses suffering from cruelty and neglect."          No total stated; awards
                                                                                                    range between $500 and
                                                                                                    $5,000




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 altimorecity.gov
mmunity Based Organizations January 29, 2008

                 Deadlines                 Additional Information/ Comment                             Link

                 Letter of Intent: March   The program seeks a diverse group of applicants,            http://www.rwjf.org/
                 26, 2008                  including minorities, researchers early in their careers,   applications/solicite
                                           and individuals in non-academic settings.                   d/cfp.jsp?ID=20201




                 Application: March 27,                                                                http://samhsa.gov/
                 2008                                                                                  Grants/2008/ti_08_
                                                                                                       006.aspx



                 Application: February                                                                 http://www.ovw.usd
                 26, 2008                                                                              oj.gov/docs/fy08-th-
                                                                                                       solicitation.pdf




                 Brief Proposals: March                                                                http://www.rwjf.org/
                 14, 2008                                                                              applications/solicite
                                                                                                       d/cfp.jsp?ID=20161




                 Applications are          Most... grants fall into one of three categories: capital   http://www.aspca.or
                 considered monthly        improvements, emergency grants, or education-related        g/site/PageServer?
                                           grants…. Grants for hay, feed, and medical care are         pagename=pro_eq
                                           restricted to large cruelty seizures or impounds only.      uinecruelty



 ving funding.
ongoing.
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                                   Volume 2 No. 1 HEALTH G

No. Name of Grant

  1 Comprehensive Minority Institution/Cancer
   Center Partnership (RFA-CA-08-001) (CFDA:
   93.393 93.394 93.396 93.398 93.399)

  2 Service Expansion in Mental Health/Substance
   Abuse, Oral Health and Comprehensive
   Pharmacy Services (Mental Health/Substance
   Abuse) (HRSA-08-076)(CFDA: 93.224)




  3 Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to
   Treatment for Drug Abuse in General Medical
   Settings (RFA-DA-08-021) (CFDA: 93.279)

  4 Basic Center Program (HHS-2008-ACF-ACYF-
   CY-0063) (CFDA: 93.623)



  5 Nutrition and Prevention, Care, and Treatment
   of HIV/AIDS (RFA-HD-07-022) (CFDA: 93.865)


  6 Integration of Food and Nutrition into
   Prevention, Care, and Treatment of HIV
   Infection and AIDS (RFA-HD-07-023) (CFDA:
   93.865)
        7 Development and Support of Core Public
           Health Functions Related to Injury Prevention
           and Control (CDC-RFA-CE08-801) (CFDA:
           93.136)



        8 2008 Equal Access Initiative (EAI) Computer
           Grants Program


        9 Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority
           and Underserved Children R01 (PA-07-392)
           (CFDA: 93.361, 93.865, 93.837, 93.273, 93.393,
           93.846)



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      Funding              Focus
      Source
      NIH                  "... to foster and support intensive collaborations among Minority
                           Serving Institutions and the Cancer Centers in order to develop
                           stronger national cancer programs aimed at understanding the
                           reasons behind the significant cancer disparities and related
                           impacts on racial and ethnic minority and socio-economically
                           disadvantaged populations."
      HRSA                 "… improving the health status of communities served by health
                           centers and reducing disparities in access to health care." This
                           would be done by expanding services in community health centers
                           to include provision of mental health/substance abuse, oral health,
                           and comprehensive pharmacy services.




      NIH/NIDA             "… to develop and test the effectiveness of models that integrate
                           screening, brief intervention, and referral to specialized treatment
                           for individuals with drug abuse entering into primary care and other
                           general medical settings."


      Administration for   "… to address runaway and homeless youth (RHY) problems.
      Children and         BCPs provide an alternative for runaway and homeless youth who
      Families             might otherwise end up with law enforcement or in the child
                           welfare, mental health, or juvenile justice systems. Each BCP must
                           provide runaway and homeless youth with a safe and appropriate
                           shelter, individual, family, and group counseling as appropriate,
                           and aftercare."
      NIH                  "… to examine the impact of food and nutrition on prevention, care
                           and treatment of HIV-infected and -affected women, infants, and
                           children. The goal of this program is to further understanding of the
                           relationship between nutrition and HIV infection. "

      NIH                  "...to expand our appreciation of the scope of nutritional problems
                           in the context of HIV across various regions hard hit by the
                           epidemic and to evaluate the impact of new guidelines ... regarding
                           use of food and nutrition support in programs designed to address
                           HIV prevention, progression, care, and treatment."
              CDC                   "… to develop and support core publich health functions related to
                                    injury prevention and control, focusing on the NCIPC priority areas
                                    (e.g. prevention of child maltreatment, senior fall prevention and
                                    residential fire prevention) as well as other emerging injury related
                                    public health issues."




              National Minority     to help "minority F/CBOsprovide clients access to online HIV/AIDS-
              AIDS Council          related information clearinghouses, news sites, and trainings,
                                    enabling them to make informed choices related to prevention,
                                    treatment and care."

              NIH                   "...to reduce health disparities among minority and underserved
                                    children. Specifically, this initiative focuses on ethnic and racial
                                    minority children and underserved populations of children such as:
                                    children from low literacy, rural and low-income populations,
                                    geographically isolated children, hearing and visually impaired
                                    children, physically or mentally disabled children, children of
                                    migrant workers, children from immigrant and refugee families, and
                                    language minority children."

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Baltimore Community Based Organizations January 15, 2008

      Available Funding             Deadlines            Additional Information/ Comment

      $7.5 million total            Application: March
                                    20, 2008




      $9 million total for 60 awards Application:
                                     February 12, 2008




      $3.5 million total            Application: March
                                    14, 2008




      $12,589,940 total for 91      Application:
      awards                        February 19, 2008




      $2 million total for 6 to 8   Application: April
      awards                        10, 2008



      $400,000 for 6 to 8 awards    Application: April
                                    10, 2008
              $429,329 for 1 award            Letter of Intent:
                                              February 14,
                                              2008Application:
                                              March 17, 2008




              100 awards expected;            Application:        Awardees will receive: A Complete Desktop
              awards are not cash (see        February 7, 2008    Computer System and a Scholarship Package to
              "Comments/ Additional                               Attend the ―Equal Access Initiative: HIV/AIDS
              Information")                                       Information Resources from the National Library of
                                                                  Medicine‖ Training
              Total not stated                Multiple receipt    An essentially similar program using the NIH
                                              dates per NIH       Exploratory/Developmental funding mechanism
                                              schedule: 2/1,      (R21) is also available as PA-07-391. Please see
                                              6/1,/10/1           related link.




bility and likelihood of receiving funding.
rtunities that are ongoing.
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                                Volume 1 No. 10 HEALTH GRANTS
No. Name of Grant                                     Funding
                                                      Source
   1 Healthy Communities/Healthy America              American
                                                      Medical
     Fund                                             Association


   2 2008 Equal Access Initiative (EAI)               National
                                                      Minority AIDS
     Computer Grants Program                          Council, NIH, &
                                                      Office of AIDS
                                                      Research

   3 Long Acting, Sustainable Therapies for NIH
     Opiate Addiction (R01) (PAS-08-061)
     (CFDA: 93.279)
   4 Developing Complex Models of Oral                NIH

     Health Behavior (R21) (RFA-DE-08-009)
     (CFDA: 93.121)
   5 Institutional Clinical and Translational         NIH

     Science Award (U54) (RFA-RM-08-002)
     (CFDA: 93.310, and 93.389)


   6 Healthy Eating Research: Building                Robert Wood
                                                      Johnson
     Evidence to Prevent Childhood Obesity            Foundation




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10 HEALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Based Or
            Focus                                                      Available            Deadlines
                                                                       Funding
            "… to support physician-led clinics in the United States   Up to 20 grants of Letters of Inquiry: January 14,
            that are already promoting healthier communities and       $10,000 to         2008
            addressing the needs of patients who face obstacles in     $25,000 each
            accessing care (low-income, uninsured, and
            underinsured people)."
            "The program helps organizations build their               100 awards           Application: February 7, 2008
            technological capacity by exploiting the Internet’s vast   expected; dollar
            opportunities for learning and collaboration. Moreover,    amount not
            it will augment its ability to improve prevention and      specified
            treatment education for its clients."

            "… the development of sustained pharmacotherapies          $4 million total for Multiple receipt dates per
            and behavioral treatments to reduce the risk of            6 to 8 awards        standard NIH schedule: 2/1.
            contraction and transmission of HIV."                      during first year    6/1, 10/1

            "… research that develops and tests new conceptual         $1.4 million total   Letter of Intent: January 25,
            frameworks, models, and theories that explain the          for 4 to 6 awards    2008; Application: February 22,
            complex relationships between behavioral and social                             2008
            factors and oral health."
            "… to create an integrated academic home for Clinical      $14 million total;   Letters of Intent: May 17, 2008;
            and Translational Science that has the resources to        number of            September 21, 2008
            train and advance multi- and inter-disciplinary            expected awards      Application: June 17, 2008;
            investigators and research teams with access to            not stated           October 21, 2008
            innovative research tools and information technologies
            that apply new knowledge and techniques to patient
            care."
            "… research on environmental and policy strategies to      $3.5 million total Brief Proposals: February 6,
            promote healthy eating among children to prevent           available; number 2008
            childhood obesity, especially among low-income and         of expected
            racial/ethnic populations at highest risk for obesity."    awards not stated




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unity Based Organizations December 31, 2007
            Additional Information/ Comment                                  Link                     Related Links

                                                                             http://www.ama-
                                                                             assn.org/ama/pub/ca
                                                                             tegory/17717.html


            This program funds computer acquisition and training provided    http://www.nmac.org/
            by the National Library of Medicine                              programs___service
                                                                             s/computer_grants_p
                                                                             rogram/875.cfm


                                                                             http://grants.nih.gov/
                                                                             grants/guide/pa-
                                                                             files/PAS-08-
                                                                             061.html
                                                                             http://grants.nih.gov/
                                                                             grants/guide/rfa-
                                                                             files/RFA-DE-08-
                                                                             009.html
                                                                             http://grants.nih.gov/
                                                                             grants/guide/rfa-
                                                                             files/RFA-RM-08-
                                                                             002.html



            Round 3 funding focuses on policy and environmental studies in http://www.rwjf.org/a
            four areas:                                                    pplications/solicited/c
                                                                           fp.jsp?ID=20084
            1. Food pricing and economic approaches;
            2. Food and beverage marketing and promotion;
            3. Interventions and policies to increase access to affordable
            healthy foods in low-income communities; and
            4. Evaluations of other promising food-related policy and
            environmental strategies


eir own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
are ongoing.
Related Links
                                       Volume 1 No. 9 HEALTH GRAN

    No. Name of Grant                                        Funding
                                                             Source
       1 Champions for Healthy Kids Initiative               General Mills
                                                             Foundation

       2 The Interaction of HIV, Drug Use, and the           NIH

         Criminal Justice System (RFA-DA-08-007)
         (CFDA: 93.242 , 93.279)
       3 Broad Agency Announcement for                       EPA

         Conferences, Workshops, and/or
         Meetings (EPA-C2008-BAA-C1) (CFDA:
         66.510)




       4 HIV/AIDS Prevention Grants Program                  US Conference of
                                                             Mayors




       5 Development and Testing of an HIV                   CDC

         Prevention Intervention Targeting Black
         Bisexually-Active Men (RFA-PS-08-002)
         (CFDA: 93.941)
       6 Cancer Early Detection/Secondary                    DHMH/Family
                                                             Health
         Prevention Grants                                   Administration


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  HEALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Based Orga

            Focus                                                                  Available
                                                                                   Funding
            "… develop creative ways to help youth adopt a balanced diet and       $500,000 total: 50
            physically active lifestyle."                                          grants of $10,000
                                                                                   each
            "… link drug abuse, HIV/AIDS prevention and/or treatment, and the      $3 million total for 4
            criminal justice system. Applications... should conduct intervention   to 6 awards
            research or propose descriptive research that can clearly lead to
            effective new interventions."
            "… planning, arranging, administering and/or conducting of         $500,000 total for
            conferences, workshops, and/or meetings ... that focus on research 15 awards
            to protect human health and safeguard the environment. "




            "… to strengthen local capacities to carry out effective HIV/AIDS      $420,000 for six
            prevention activities. Proposals will be accepted for the following    awards
            funding priority: Implementation of HIV/AIDS Prevention Services
            Targeting Women of Color at High Risk of HIV Infection."

            "… to support the development and pilot testing of novel               $750,000 total for 3
            interventions or those not rigorously evaluated that reduce sexual     awards
            risk for HIV infection and transmission among bisexually-active
            African-American men who do not inject drugs."


            "… to provide early detection/secondary prevention of cancer           Between 1 and 5
            services for Maryland residents."                                      awards at up to
                                                                                   $250,000 per year


ons, under the premise that the organizations will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood of re
TS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
orecity.gov
Community Based Organizations December 18, 2007

            Deadlines                         Additional Information/ Comment             Link

            Application: January 15, 2008                                                 http://www.generalmills.co
                                                                                          m/corporate/commitment/c
                                                                                          hampions.aspx
            Application: February 27, 2008                                                http://grants.nih.gov/grants/
                                                                                          guide/rfa-files/RFA-DA-08-
                                                                                          007.html

            Application due dates for three   There are actually five components to this http://es.epa.gov/ncer/rfa/2
            funding cycles: January 8,        program, each with its own funding:        008/2008_baa.html
            2008; June 5, 2008;               EPA-C2008-BAA-C1: Human Health (HH)
            December 9, 2008                  EPA-C2008-BAA-C2: Ecosystems, Water
                                              and Security (EWS)
                                              EPA-C2008-BAA-C3: Economics and
                                              Sustainability (ES)
                                              EPA-C2008-BAA-C4: Air Quality and Global
                                              Climate Change (AGC)
                                              EPA-C2008-BAA-C5: Technology (T)



            Application: February 25, 2008                                                http://www.usmayors.org/hi
                                                                                          vprevention/rfp08.pdf



            Application: January 30, 2008                                                 http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/
                                                                                          funding/PS08-002.htm




            Letter of Intent (mandatory):                                                 http://www.fha.state.md.us/
            January 11, 2008. Application:                                                cancer/cancerfund/pdf/MC
            January 25, 2008                                                              F_SECONDARYPREVEN
                                                                                          TIONInstructions.pdf

ne their own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
that are ongoing.
2007

       Related Links
                                                            Volume 1 No. 8 HE

    No. Name of Grant                                      Funding Source

       1 Research on Co-Morbid Mental and                  NIH

         Other Physical Disorders (PA-08-029)
         (CFDA: 93.242, 93.361)
       2 Young Men at Risk: Transforming the               Robert Wood Johnson
                                                           Foundation and
         Power of a Generation                             Changemakers




       3 Health Disparities in HIV/AIDS: Focus on NIH
         African Americans (R21) (PA-07-289)
         (CFDA: 93.242, 93.279)
       4 Behavioral and Social Science Research            NIH

         on Understanding and Reducing Health
         Disparities (R01) (PAR-07-379) (CFDA:
         25 different listings)


       5 Drug Interactions in Substance Abusers NIH
         with HIV Infection and Other Comorbid
         Conditions (RFA-DA-08-011) (CFDA:
         93.279)
       6 Capacity Building to Develop Standard             HRSA

         Electronic Client Information Data
         System (HRSA-08-088) (CFDA: 93.928)


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ume 1 No. 8 HEALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community B

            Focus                                                                               Available
                                                                                                Funding
            "... studies on the co-occurrence and co-morbidity of mental disorders with other Not stated
            physical disorders. An important goal ... is to identify potent, modifiable risk and
            protective factors amenable to intervention, and to translate the results of such
            studies into initial tests of theory-driven prevention and early intervention
            strategies."
            "… innovative approaches to help young men ages 15 to 25 fulfill their potential "Up to $1 million"
            and become healthy, successful adults...Young men are increasingly at risk of        total
            suffering from societal problems of gangs, addiction, crime, violence and mental
            health problems. These challenges are often the greatest for young men of color
            in the United States where traditional education, juvenile justice system and
            health care system are not consistently providing them with the support they
            need to develop successful adult lives."

            "… to better understand the disparities in HIV/AIDS in minority populations,        Total not stated;
            particularly among African Americans, who as a group, have experienced              $200,000/award
            exceptionally high rates of new HIV infections and worse survival rates than        ceiling
            other ethnic/racial groups in this country."
            "… To encourage behavioral and social science research on the causes and           Not stated
            solutions to health and disabilities disparities in the U. S. population. Health
            disparities between, on the one hand, racial/ethnic populations, lower
            socioeconomic classes, and rural residents and, on the other hand, the overall
            U.S. population are major public health concerns. Emphasis is placed on
            research in and among three broad areas of action: 1) Public policy, 2) health
            care, and 3) disease/disability prevention. Particular attention is given to
            reducing "health gaps" among groups."
            "… to determine the characteristics, extent, and underlying mechanisms of          $1 million total
            pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic interactions between pharmacotherapeutic
            agents used in the treatment of drug addiction, viral infections including HIV and
            opportunistic infections (OIs) such as hepatitis C, or other bacterial or fungal
            infections in drug addicts."

            "… This funding initiative will support organizations funded under Part A-D of the $4.5 million total
            Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment and Modernization Act of 2006 that will               for 25 grants
            promote the development of standard electronic client information data systems
            to improve the ability of grantees to report client level data to the Department of
            Health and Human Services ..."


 s, under the premise that the organizations will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood of rece
S ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
recity.gov
imore Community Based Organizations December 4, 2007

            Deadlines                  Additional Information/ Comment

            Multiple receipt dates
            per NIH schedule: 2/1,
            6/1, and 10/1


            Application: January 23,
            2008




            Multiple dates per NIH     This FOA will use the NIH Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant mechanism
            schedule: February 1,      and runs in parallel with a FOA of identical scientific scope, PA-07-116, that
            June 1, October 1          solicits applications under the R01 mechanism and PA-07-290 , that solicits
                                       applications under the R03 mechanism.
            Multiple receipt dates     This FOA will utilize the NIH Research Project Grant (R01) award mechanism
            per NIH's standard         and runs in parallel with a FOA of identical scientific scope, PAR-07-380, that
            schedule -- October 1,     solicits applications under the R21 mechanism
            February 1, and June 1




            Application: February
            28, 2008




            Application: March 10,
            2008




wn eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
 ongoing.
er 4, 2007

      Link                                            Related Links

      http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide
      /pa-files/PA-08-029.html



      http://www.rwjf.org/applications/s
      olicited/cfp.jsp?ID=20121&c=EM
      C-FA144




      http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide For PA-07-     For PA-07-
      /pa-files/PA-07-289.html           116.html,      290, click
                                         click here     here

      http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide For PAR-07-
      /pa-files/PAR-07-379.html          380, click
                                         here




      http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide
      /rfa-files/RFA-DA-08-011.html




      https://grants.hrsa.gov/webExter
      nal/DisplayAttachment.asp?ID=F
      A595C73-3741-4BFA-8FB0-
      31EB3CF150E1
                                             Volume 1 No. 7 HEALTH GR

    No. Name of Grant

       1 Annual grant program




       2 Maryland Small Grants Program



       3 Youth Violence Prevention through Community-
         Level Change (RFA-CE-08-001) (CFDA: 93.136)

       4 Ambulatory Safety and Quality Program:
         Improving Management of Individuals with
         Complex Healthcare Needs through Health IT
         (RFA-HS-08-002) (CFDA: 93.226)
       5 Tony Cox Community Fund


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           Funding Source          Focus

           Quality Health          "...to improve health care for individuals and communities through measurable
           Foundation/Delmarva     outcome improvement projects. ...Funding priorities... include improved treatment
           Foundation              through the use of "best practices;" improved access to healthcare services; and
                                   improved communication of health knowledge."

           Harry and Jeanette      "… operating funds for nonprofits that fall within the Foundation’s mission to assist
           Weinberg Foundation     poor and vulnerable populations while meeting other specific criteria."


           CDC                     "… to assess the efficacy or effectiveness of interventions designed to change
                                   community characteristics and social processes to reduce rates of youth violence
                                   perpetration and victimization. "

           Agency for Healthcare   "… to support the development of health information technology that assists
           Research and Quality    clinicians, practices, systems, and patients and families in improving the quality
                                   and safety of care delivery for individuals with complex healthcare needs, e.g.,
                                   multiple chronic diseases, in ambulatory care settings with a particular interest in
                                   high risk care transitions.

           Cable Positive          "… to partner in joint outreach efforts, or to produce and distribute new locally
                                   focused HIV/AIDS-related programs and public service announcements."

nizations, under the premise that the organizations will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood
 RANTS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
altimorecity.gov
ommunity Based Organizations November 20, 2007

           Available                Deadlines               Additional Information/
           Funding                                          Comment
           No total stated;         Application: January
           maximum award:           15, 2008
           $50,000



           No total stated;         No deadline stated
           maximum award:
           $50,000

           $1 million total for 2   Application: February
           awards                   2, 2008



           $3 million total;        Application: February
           maximum                  21, 2008
           $500,000/award



           Up to $7,000/award       Application: March
                                    15, 2008

wn eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
e ongoing.
ber 20, 2007

      Link                                   Related Links

      http://www.qualityhealthfoundation
      .org/html/Call_for_Proposals_200
      7.htm



      http://www.hjweinbergfoundation.o
      rg/subPages/press_pdfs/md_smal
      lgrants_release_11152007.pdf

      http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/r
      fa-files/RFA-CE-08-001.html



      http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/r
      fa-files/RFA-HS-08-002.html




      http://www.cablepositive.org/progr
      ams-tonycox.html
                                Volume 1 No. 6 HEALTH GRANTS

    No. Name of Grant                                     Funding
                                                          Source
       1 Champions for Healthy Kids Initiative            General Mills
                                                          Foundation



       2 Interdisciplinary Nursing Quality                Robert Wood
                                                          Johnson
         Research Initiative                              Foundation


       3 Healthy Behaviors in Women                       HRSA




       4 Development and Testing of an HIV                CDC

         Prevention Intervention Targeting Black
         Bisexually-Active Men (RFA-PS-08-002)
         (CFDA: 93.941)
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EALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Based Organi

           Focus                                                           Available              Deadlines
                                                                           Funding
           "...develop creative ways to help youth adopt a balanced diet   50 grants of           Application: January
           and physically active lifestyle."                               $10,000 each           15 ,2008



           ",,, generates, disseminates, and translates research to        Approximately 7 2-     Application:
           improve the quality of patient care, by supporting              year grants of up to   December 12, 2007
                                                                           $300,000 each
           interdisciplinary teams of scholars from nursing and other
           disciplines to address gaps in knowledge about the
           relationship between nursing and health care quality."
           "… to develop, implement, evaluate, and disseminate novel       $575,000 total for     Application:
           approaches that concurrently address the relationship between   4 awards               December 7, 2007
           women's healthy eating and mental health during the perinatal
           period."
           "… to support the development and pilot testing of novel        $750,000 total for     Application: January
           interventions or those not rigorously evaluated that reduce     3 awards               30, 2008
           sexual risk for HIV infection and transmission among
           bisexually-active African-American men who do not inject
           drugs.


ations, under the premise that the organizations will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood of
ANTS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
 morecity.gov
ty Based Organizations November 6, 2007

           Additional Information/               Link                                            Related Links
           Comment
                                                http://www.generalmills.com/corporate/com
                                                mitment/champions.aspx



                                                http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp
                                                .jsp?ID=20082



                                                https://grants.hrsa.gov/webExternal/Display
                                                Attachment.asp?ID=744F532E-7FA0-4C4E-
                                                B22B-4321F8070D08

                                                http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/PS08-
                                                002.htm




wn eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
e ongoing.
elated Links
                                          Volume 1 No. 5 HEALTH GR

    No. Name of Grant                                    Funding Source

       1 Healthy Start Initiative-Eliminating            HRSA

         Racial/Ethnic Disparities (HRSA-08-
         023( (CFDA: 93.926)

       2 Centers Program for Research on                 NIH

         HIV/AIDS and Mental Health (PAR-08-
         009) (CFDA: 93.242)




       3 Integrative Prevention Research for             NIH

         Alcohol Users At-Risk for HIV/AIDS
         (PA-08-006) (CFDA: 93.273)

       4 Aligning Community Health                       DHMH/Maryland
                                                         Community Health
         Resources: Improving Access to Care             Resources
         for Marylanders                                 Commission



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           Focus                                                                                Available
                                                                                                Funding
           "… to address significant disparities in perinatal health indicators. Eliminating $3,425,000 total
           disparities in Perinatal Health focuses on disparities in Hispanics, American     for 5 awards
           Indians, African Americans, Alaskan Natives, Asian Pacific Islanders,
           Immigrant Populations or differences occurring by education, income, disability,
           or living in rural, isolated areas by enhancing a community's service system."

           "...to improve and expand research by supporting infrastructure for                Not stated
           administrative coordination; subject recruitment, tracking, and retention; quality
           control and assurance procedures; performing laboratory testing; performing
           statistical analyses; database management; sponsoring training and education;
           and scientific and organizational capacity, in order to provide leadership in the
           integration of multidisciplinary approaches to HIV/AIDS and mental health
           research, and to expand and develop information-sharing, expertise,
           technology, and technology transfer in the institutional and clinical communities.

           "… to integrate basic behavioral research and intervention research for the          Not stated
           prevention of alcohol-related HIV/AIDS risk."




           Four Priority Areas: 1. Functionally Integrating Services for Individuals with Co-   $3.6 million total;
           occurring Mental Illness and Substance Abuse Disorders. 2. Redirecting Non-          number of awards
           Emergency Use of Hospital Emergency Departments to Community Health                  and levels of
           Resources. 3. Improving Access to Care and/or Promoting Service Integration          funding vary
           for Low-Income and Under- and Uninsured Immigrants. 4. Improving Access to           according to the
           Dental Care for Marylanders                                                          priority area

tions, under the premise that they will explore further to determine their own eligibility and likelihood of receiving fund
NTS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
morecity.gov
mmunity Based Organizations                                           October 23, 2007

           Deadlines                    Additional Information/ Comment

           Application: December 6,
           2007




           Multiple receipt dates per
           NIH schedule




           Multiple receipt dates per This FOA utilizes the NIH Research Project
           NIH schedule               Grant (R01) award mechanism and runs in
                                      parallel with an FOA of identical scientific scope,
                                      PA-08-007, that encourages applications under
                                      the R21 mechanism.

           Letter of Intent:            10% match required. Applications can be made
           November 6, 2007;            to address more than one priority area, but each
           Application: November        must be a separate and complete application.
           27, 2007



y and likelihood of receiving funding.
re ongoing.
tober 23, 2007

     Link                                         Related Links

     Healthy Start Disparities




     http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-
     files/PAR-08-009.html




     http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa- For PA-08-
     files/PA-08-006.html                   007, click
                                            here



     http://www.dhmh.state.md.us/mchrc/
     Notices/pdf/CHRC-Operational-
     Grant-RFP-10-19-2007-Final
     Posting.pdf
                                          Volume 1 No.4 HEALTH

    No. Name of Grant

      1 Partners Investing in Nursing's Future


      2 New Access Points in Programs Funded Under the
       Health Centers Consolidation Act of 1996 (HRSA-08-
       077) (CFDA: 93.224)
      3 Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats
        (CounterACT) Advanced Development Cooperative
        Agreements (RFA-NS-08-003) (CFDA: 93.113, 93.846,
        93.853, 93.856, 93.859, 93.867)
      4 Knowledge Dissemination Conference Grants
        (SAMHSA Conference Grants) (PA-06-001) (CFDA:
        93.243)
      5 Small Grant Program for Conference Support (PA-06-
        074) (CFDA: 93.226)
      6 Public Health Conference Support Program




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 No.4 HEALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Based

          Funding Source           Focus                                                  Available Funding

          Robert Wood Johnson      "… addresses nursing issues at the community           $2.5 million total for 10
          Foundation               level through funding partnerships with local and      awards
                                   regional foundations."
          HRSA                     "… to support the establishment of new service         $46 million total for 75
                                   delivery sites for medically underserved               awards
                                   populations to receive comprehensive primary and
                                   preventive health care services."

          NIH                      "… to develop new and improved medical                 $2.5 million total for 4 to
                                   countermeasures against chemical threats."             6 awards




          SAMHSA                   "… to disseminate knowledge about practices            $225,000 total per year;
                                   within the mental health services and substance        maximum of
                                   abuse prevention and treatment fields and to           $50,000/award;
                                   integrate that knowledge into real-world practice as   matching funds
                                   effectively and efficiently as possible."              required
          Agency for Healthcare    "… to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and     $50,000 maximum per
          Research and Quality     effectiveness of health care for all Americans."       award

          CDC                      "… to provide partial support for specific non-  $2.6 million total for 70
                                   federal conferences in the areas of health-      to 100 awards
                                   promotion and disease-prevention information and
                                   education programs, and applied research."



 rganizations, under the premise that they will explore further to determine their own eligibility and lik
TS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
 recity.gov
mmunity Based Organizations                                  October 2, 2007

           Deadlines                                   Additional Information/ Comment

           Brief Proposals: October 25, 2007


           Application: December 18, 2007




           Application: December 11, 2007




           Application: October 31 and January 31
           every year



           Application: 20th of every even-numbered
           month

           Two application cycles: Cycle A LOI:
           November 9, 2007; Application: December
           10, 2007. Cycle B: LOI: February 1, 2008;
           Application: March 3, 2008



 r own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
 ing.
2007

       Link                          Related Links

       http://www.rwjf.org/applic
       ations/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID
       =19981
       https://grants.hrsa.gov/we
       bExternal/DisplayAttachm
       ent.asp?ID=45B4DEB3-
       E70D-448E-A722-
       897EF9BC1E55
       http://grants.nih.gov/grant
       s/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-
       08-003.html



       http://www.samhsa.gov/G
       rants/conference/PA_06_
       001_Conference.aspx


       http://grants.nih.gov/grant
       s/guide/pa-files/PA-06-
       074.html
       http://www.cdc.gov/od/pg
       o/funding/HM08-801.htm
                              Volume 1 No.4 HEALTH GRANTS

  No. Name of Grant                            Funding Source

    1 HIV Emergency Relief Project Grants      HRSA

     (HRSA-08-089) (CFDA: 93.914)




    2 Research on Malignancies in the          NIH

     Context of HIV/AIDS (PA-07-455) (CFDA:
     93.121, 93.393, 93.396)

    3 Awards for Advancing Minority Mental     American Psychiatric
                                               Foundation
     Health




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          Focus                                                       Available             Deadlines
                                                                      Funding
          "...outpatient and ambulatory health and support services to $604 million total; 56 Application: November
          Eligible Metropolitan Areas (EMAs)and transitional Grant      awards anticipated 5, 2007
          Areas. These grants fund sytems community-base care
          composed of approximately 25 categories of medical and
          other health and social support services for individuals with
          HIV/AIDS in EMAs."



          "...to advance... understanding of the risks, development,    Not stated          Multiple receipt dates
          progression, diagnosis, and treatment of malignancies                             per NIH schedule
          observed in individuals with an underlying HIV/AIDS... to
          encourage research in ,,, etiologic factors, cofactors,
          pathogenesis, and consequences of HIV-associated
          malignancies..."
          "… recognize psychiatrists, other health professionals,       Awards of $5,000    Application: November
          mental health programs, and other organizations that have each                    1,, 2007
          undertaken innovative and supportive efforts to: raise
          awareness of mental illness in underserved minority
          communities, the need for early recognition, the availability
          of treatment and how to access it, and the cultural barriers
          to treatment; increase access to quality mental-health
          services for underserved minorities; improve the quality of
          care for underserved minorities, particularly those in the
          public health system or with severe mental illness.


 rganizations, under the premise that they will explore further to determine their own eligibility and lik
TS ALERT (click on the tabs below) for grant opportunities that are ongoing.
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 Based Organizations                            September 18, 2007

           Additional Information/ Comment                            Link                                      Related Links

                                                                      https://grants.hrsa.gov/webExtern
                                                                      al/FundingOppDetails.asp?Fundi
                                                                      ngCycleId=69E266E2-A8C9-
                                                                      40E7-8D19-
                                                                      FC11DEC001AB&ViewMode=EU
                                                                      &GoBack=&PrintMode=&OnlineA
                                                                      vailabilityFlag=&pageNumber=&v
                                                                      ersion=&NC=&Popup=

           This FOA will utilize the NIH Research Project Grant (R01) http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/ For PA-07-
           award mechanism and it runs in parallel with an FOA of     pa-files/PA-07-455.html             454, click
           identical scientific scope, PA-07-454, that solicits                                           here
           applications for pilot/exploratory projects under the NIH
           R21 grant mechanism

                                                                      http://www.psychfoundation.org/a
                                                                      ammh.cfm




 eir own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
going.
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                    Volume 1 No.3 HEALTH GRANTS AL
No. Name of Grant                                 Funding
                                                  Source
  1 Patient Safety Grant Program                  Cardinal Health




  2 Quality of Life Grants                        Christopher and
                                                  Dana Reeve
                                                  Foundation




  3 Advancing Measurement of Equity and           Robert Wood
                                                  Johnson
   Patient-Centered Care to Improve Health Care   Foundation
   Quality




  4 Human Reproduction Education Projects         Lalor Foundation
H GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Based Organizations
      Focus                                                                   Available           Deadlines
                                                                              Funding
      "… The goal of the program is to promote new and innovative             $1,000,000 total;   Letter of intent:
      thinking in the area of patient safety and thereby help drive           awards of up to     October 12, 2007
      improvements in the quality of patient care."                           $50,000

      "… address[ing] the needs of persons living with paralysis              $25,000/award       Application:
      (particularly spi-nal cord injury), their families and caregivers… To                       October 1, 2007
      qualify for funding, a non-profit organization does not have to
      exclusively serve people with spinal cord injuries; however, at least a
      portion of the population served must have spinal cord injuries."

      "… improve our understanding of how to measure equity and patient-      $3 million total; Brief proposals:
      centered care and the role of both in promoting quality. Three topics   awards of Between September 25,
      have been identified to address specific knowledge gaps needed to       $100,000 and      2007
      advance our regional quality strategy:                                  $300,000

      Topic 1—Performance Measurement
      Topic 2—Patients' Experience with Care and Survey Instruments
      Topic 3—Shared Decision-making and Diverse Populations

      "... to educate young women about human reproduction in order to        Awards range        Applications:
      broaden and enhance their options in life. The program focuses          between $10,000     November 15
      particularly on young women who have inadequate access to               and $50,000         and may 15
      information regarding reproductive health, including the subjects of                        annually
      contraception and pregnancy termination, and as such may be
      particularly lacking options in their lives."
d Organizations               September 4, 2007
      Additional Information/                 Link                          Related Links
      Comment
                                              http://www.cardinalhealth.
                                              com/us/en/aboutus/comm
                                              unity/opportunities/patient
                                              safety/index.asp
                                              http://www.christopherree
                                              ve.org/site/c.geIMLPOpGj
                                              F/b.1029299/k.6F3C/How
                                              _to_ApplyGuidelines.htm


      Interdisciplinary research teams that http://www.rwjf.org/applica
      include investigators focused on racial tions/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=
      and ethnic disparities or quality are   19921
      encouraged to apply.




                                              http://www.lalorfound.org/
                                              albguidelines.html
                         Volume 1 No.2 HEALTH GRANT

No. Name of Grant                         Funding
                                          Source
  1 Tommy Hilfinger Foundation Grants     Tommy Hilfinger
                                          Corporate
                                          Foundation, Inc.
  2 MetLife Foundation Grants             MetLife
                                          Foundation

  3 Public Welfare Foundation Grants      Public Welfare
                                          Foundation




  4 RGK Foundation Grants                 RGK Foundation




  5 Wachovia Foundation Grants            Wachovia
                                          Foundation


  6 Walgreens Grants                      Walgreens




  7 Advancing Measurement of Equity       Robert Wood
                                          Johnson
   and Patient-Centered Care to Improve   Foundation
   Health Care Quality
Grant announcements are provided as leads to interested organizations, under th
eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
Please report nonworking links to: paul.overly@baltimorecity.gov
2 HEALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Based Org

     Focus                                                                  Available Funding

     "… the foundation is committed to investing in health-related          Grant awards range
     organizations and cultural programs that impact a diverse              from $10,000 to
     population of youth.                                                   $25,000
     Health is one of the "broad areas of concern" that MetLife             Not stated
     Foundation funds. No more specific information is available.

     "… Advocacy for policies to reform community and state-based           Approximately $5.5
     health care systems to serve everyone better; Elimination of           million total awarded in
     hunger, especially among vulnerable populations such as children       health areas during
     and disabled people; Promotion of self-determination, self-help and    2007
     recovery of mental health care consumers; Education to prevent
     HIV/AIDS where the rate of infection is growing rapidly and to
     enlighten public policy on HIV/AIDS; Comprehensive education
     aimed at high-risk youth and adults responsible for youth, focusing
     on preventing unplanned pregnancies, halting the spread of
     HIV/AIDS and addressing other reproductive health issues. Also,
     education to advance public policy on reproductive healthl The right
     of all women to make informed, consensual, safe and affordable
     choices on all aspects of reproductive health."

     Health is one of the "broad areas " that RGK Foundation funds,   While the foundation
     including "programs that promote the health and well-being of    does award some
     children, [and]programs that promote access to health services." grants of more than
                                                                      $25,000, they anticipate
                                                                      that most grants
                                                                      awarded will be under
                                                                      $25,000.
     Health is a secondary emphasis: "enable and sustain independence Not stated
     for individuals and families; ensure access to health education
     programs; ensure access to quality health care"

     Walgreens awards grants in the following program areas: (1) non- Not stated
     hospital-based health agencies (2) Walgreens One-on-One tutorial
     programs in inner city neighborhoods where Walgreens operates.


     "… improve our understanding of how to measure equity and              $3 million total for
     patient-centered care and the role of both in promoting quality …      projects lasting up to
     Three topics have been identified to address specific knowledge        two years
     gaps needed to advance our regional quality strategy:
     Topic 1—Performance Measurement
     Topic 2—Patients' Experience with Care and Survey Instruments
     Topic 3—Shared Decision-making and Diverse Populations"
sted organizations, under the premise that they will explore further to determine their own

altimorecity.gov
Community Based Organizations                                August 21, 2007

      Deadlines                    Additional Information/     Link
                                   Comment
      Application: October 1,                                  http://usa.tommy.com/opencms/opencms
      2007                                                     /companyinfo/foundation/aboutthefounda
                                                               tion.html
      No deadlines                                             http://www.metlife.com/Applications/Corp
                                                               orate/WPS/CDA/PageGenerator/0,1674,
                                                               P296,00.html
      No deadlines                                             http://www.publicwelfare.org/




      No deadlines                                             http://www.rgkfoundation.org/guidelines.p
                                                               hp




      No deadlines                                             http://www.wachovia.com/inside/page/0,,
                                                               139_414_430,00.html


      No deadlines                                             http://www.walgreens.com/about/commu
                                                               nity/guidelines.jsp?cf=ln



      Brief proposals: September                               http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/
      25, 2007                                                 cfp.jsp?ID=19921
to determine their own
7

    Related Links
                                            Volume 1 No.1 HEA

No. Name of Grant                              Funding Source
  1 Foster's Community Grants                  Foster's Group
                                               Limited

  2 Allen Foundation Grants                    Allen Foundation, Inc.

  3 Champ Children's Health and Wellness       Build-A-Bear
                                               Workshop Bear Hugs
   Grant Program                               Foundation

  4 Quality of Life Grants Program             Christopher Reeve
                                               Foundation




  5 Needle Exchange Program                    Comer Foundation




  6 Caremark Community Grants                  CVS/Pharmacy




  7 Federated Department Stores Foundation Macy's Foundation
   Grants


  8 Gerber Foundation Grants                   Gerber Foundation
9 Jeff Gordon Foundation Grants          Jeff Gordon
                                         Foundation

10 M·A·C AIDS Fund Grants                MAC




11 Nathan Cummings Foundation Grants     Nathan Cummings
                                         Foundation

12 W.H.O. Foundation Grants              W.H.O. Foundation




13 The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations   The Arthur Vining
                                         Davis Foundations
  Grants



14 Chatlos Foundation Grants             Chatlos Foundation

15 The Commonwealth Fund Grants          The Commonwealth
                                         Fund




16 Capacity Building Grants              William J. and
                                         Dorothy K. O’Neill
                                         Foundation




17 Public Health Conference Support      CDC

  Program (CDC-PA-HM08-801) (CFDA:
  93.283)
18 Nutrition and Alcohol-Related Health       NIH

  Outcomes (PA-07-403) (CFDA: 23.273,
  93.293)


19 Adult Viral Hepatitis Prevention           CDC

   Coordinator (CDC-RFA-PS08-801) (CFDA:
   93.283)
20 Health Promotion Among Racial and          NIH

   Ethnic Minority Males (PA-07-421) (CFDA:
   93.361, 93.393, 93.837)




21 truth® or Consequences Youth Tobacco       Amercian Legacy
                                              Foundation
  Prevention Grants Program



  Grant announcements are provided as leads to interested organizations,
  Please report nonworking links to: paul.overly@baltimorecity.gov
e 1 No.1 HEALTH GRANTS ALERT for Baltimore Community Ba

     Focus                                                                       Available Funding
     Projects promoting wellness, culture, or environment                        Not stated


      "… projects that primarily benefit programs for human nutrition in         Not stated
     the areas of health, education, training, and research."
     1. childhood disease research foundations                                   Grant amounts typically range
     2. organizations that promote child safety                                  from $1,000 to $5,000
     3. charities that serve children with special needs

     "… support nonprofit organizations that address the needs of                Maximum award: $25,000
     persons living with paralysis (particularly spinal cord injury) and their
     families and caregivers. Funding is awarded in thirteen categories:
     accessibility, advocacy, arts, assistive technology, children,
     counseling, education, employment, health promotion, independent
     living, practical service, sports and recreation, and therapeutic
     riding."
     "...support to not-for-profit organizations focused on needle               Average single-year grants
     exchange and other harm-reduction strategies within the drug-using          range from $5,000 to $30,000
     community, and seeks to facilitate the process between
     organizations and communities committed to creating and
     maintaining health."
     "… programs targeting children under age 18 with disabilities that          Not stated
     address any of the following: health and rehabilitation services;
     public schools promoting a greater level of inclusion in student
     activities and extracurricular programs; creating opportunities or
     facilities which give greater access to physical movement and play;
     and health-care services for uninsured people [all ages]."

     "… education, arts/culture, women's issues, HIV/AIDS, and                   Not stated
     programs to assist youth and minorities."



     "Priority is given to projects that improve infants' and young              Not stated, but they indicate
     children's nutrition, care, and development from the year before birth      that projects should have
     to three years of age. Programs should support a specific nutrition         national or regional impact and
     intervention and have defined outcome parameters. The foundation            that the funding request
     gives priority to projects of national or regional impact. Projects         should reflect that scope… but
     should be sufficiently focused to make a felt difference in the field of    don't ask for too much!
     interest."
"programs that support the physical and emotional health of children,   Up to $15,000 per award
medical research for childhood diseases, and patient-assistance
programs for children. "
"Link Between Poverty and AIDS : ... basic needs such as food           Grant amounts typically range
and housing to those living with HIV/AIDS;Models of Care:               from $5,000 to $25,000
Developing hospitals and increasing the number of doctors and
nurses in countries that need it the most.Treatment Adherence:
Developing peer-based programs to help people adhere to their
treatment regimes.Prevention: Programs with a specific focus on
high risk populations such as youth, people over 50, and African
Americans."
Focus is on equal access to health care                                 Not stated


"...grass-roots charities serving the overlooked needs of women and Not stated, but past grants
children."                                                          have ranged between $10,000
                                                                    and $30,000 per award

"… efforts to encourage caring attitudes in the delivery of patient     Grant awards range from
care. Projects should have potential for widespread practical           $100,000 to $200,000
application and should be of interest to other groups. New ideas are
encouraged, especially if they facilitate communication between
patients (and their families) and doctors, nurses, and other
caregivers; ameliorate patient anxieties; strengthen trust and
cooperation; and foster caring attitudes."
"Medical concerns" and "Social concerns" are among the                  Grant awards range from
foundation's areas of interest                                          $2,500 to $25,000
"To promote a high-performing health-care system that achieves          Not stated
better access, improved quality, and greater efficiency, particularly
for society's most vulnerable members, including low-income people,
uninsured people, minority Americans, young children, and elderly
adults. The fund carries out this mandate by supporting independent
research on health-care issues and making grants to improve health-
care practice and policy."
"… develop or improve the effectiveness, impact and strength of the     Not stated, but in 2006, they
organization’s Board of Trustees and/or its Board leadership; the       made 36 health-related grants
organization’s strategic plan; the organization’s staff; the            totalling approximately $1
organization’s programs"                                                million, ranging from $1,000 to
                                                                        $100,000 per award

"… dissemination and implementation of new cost-effective           $2.6 million total for 100
intervention strategies through conference support funding. The     awards
purpose of conference support funding is to provide partial support
for specific non-Federal conferences in the areas of health
promotion and disease prevention, education programs, and applied
research. "
          "… broad range of research on the role of nutrition in the              Not stated
          development, prevention, and treatment of a variety of alcohol-
          related health outcomes including alcohol dependence and
          psychiatric co-morbidities, chronic and acute diseases, and organ
          function and damage. Study designs may include biomedical
          research, epidemiologic approaches, and intervention studies."

          "… to improve the delivery of viral hepatitis prevention services in    $5.2 million total for 56 awards
          health-care settings and public health programs that serve adults at
          risk for viral hepatitis."

          "1) enhance our understanding of the numerous factors (e.g.,            Total not stated; award ceiling:
          sociodemographic, community, societal, personal) influencing the        $200,000
          health promoting behaviors of racial and ethnic minority males and
          their subpopulations across the life cycle, and 2) solicit applications
          focusing on the development and testing of culturally and
          linguistically appropriate health-promoting interventions designed to
          reduce health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse males
          and their subpopulations age 21 and older.Focus

          "… by developing local tobacco-use-prevention projects that are         $70,000-$125,000 per year for
          relevant to open-to-smoking, 12-to-17-year-old youth in the             2 years
          community, and engage and promote young people as agents of
          social change. Specifically, grantees will design and implement a
          youth-driven tobacco-use-prevention project focused on creating
          change in the community."

sted organizations, under the premise that they will explore further to determine their own eligibility a
altimorecity.gov
ore Community Based Organizations                                              July 30, 2007

     Deadlines                                  Additional Information/ Comment
     Application: September 19, 2007            On-line application required


     Application: December 31, 2007

     Deadlines not specified, but there are
     two funding cycles annually; a Letter
     of Inquiry is the first step in the
     application process
     Application: September 4, 2007




     Applications: March 1, July 1, and
     November 1 annually



     Not stated                                 On-line application required




     No deadlines stated; trustees meet 4 "...organization[s] must be invited to apply online by a contributions
     times per year to consider           contact of the company. We are unable to accept unsolicited
     applications                         applications. Organizations should contact the division that operates
                                          a store in their geographic area." On-line application required.

     Grant awards are approved in May
     and November. Initial letters of inquiry
     are accepted at any time but should
     be submitted no later than five
     months prior to these award dates.
     For the May round, submit letters
     prior to December 1; for the
     November round, submit letters prior
     to June 1.
Application: August 15, 2007


Application: September 15, 2007




Board considers applications twice a   Process: letter of inquiry required, then the foundation may request a
year. Deadlines: August 15 and         full application.
January 15.
Application: September 11, 2007



Ongoing                                "Preference will be given to institutions and organizations with the
                                       visibility and organizational capacity to develop programs likely to be
                                       replicated nationally. "




Ongoing

Ongoing




Application: September 17, 2007




Letter of Intent Deadlines: Cycle A:
November 9, 2007 Cycle B: February
1, 2008 Application Deadlines: Cycle
A: December 10, 2007 Cycle B:
March 3, 2008
          k                                      This FOA will utilize the NIH Research Project Grant (R01) award
                                                 mechanism and runs in parallel with an FOA of identical scientific
                                                 scope, PA -07-404 and PA-07-405 that solicits applications under the
                                                 R03 and R21 mechanisms, respectively.



          Application: August 31, 2007




          Multiple receipt dates per NIH         "This FOA will use the Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant
          schedule: 10/1, 2/1, 6/1               mechanism and runs in parallel with a FOA ofidentical scientific
                                                 scope, PA-07-422 that solicits applications under the R01
                                                 mechanism. "




          Letter of Intent: September 7, 2007;
          Application: November 20, 2007




termine their own eligibility and likelihood of receiving funding.
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    bout/fosterscommunitygrant
    s.htm
    http://www.allenfoundation.
    org/
    http://www.buildabear.com/
    aboutus/community/grants/
    champ.aspx

    http://www.christopherreeve
    .org/site/c.geIMLPOpGjF/b.
    1029295/k.64F6/Quality_of
    _Life_Grants.htm



    http://www.comer-
    foundation.com/NEPfull.htm
    l


    http://www.cvs.com/corpInf
    o/community/community_gr
    ants.html




    http://www.fds.com/commu
    nity/applicationprocess.asp



    http://www.gerberfoundation
    .org/grantmaking_policies.h
    tm
http://www.jeffgordonfounda
tion.com/custompage/defau
lt.sps?itype=13119             a
http://www.macaidsfund.org
/support/givingguidelines.ht
ml




http://www.nathancumming
s.org/programs/000016.htm
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http://www.whofoundation.o
rg/WHO_Funding.htm


http://www.avdfdn.org/index
.htm




http://www.chatlos.org/defa
ult.htm
http://www.commonwealthf
und.org/grantinfo/grantinfo_
show.htm?doc_id=224828




http://www.oneillfdn.org/app
lication.htm




http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/f
unding/HM08-801.htm
Click here for PA-07-403     Click here Click here
                             for PA-07- for PA-07-
                             404        405




Hepatitis Prevention




http://grants.nih.gov/grants/ For PA-07-
guide/pa-files/PA-07-         422, click
421.html                      here




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