Category/Topic
Health and Nutrition
State or Federal?
Federal
Summary
The purpose of this program is to support health departments in implementing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and Data to Care demonstration projects. Projects must adopt one or two approaches. Category 1 is for PrEP projects prioritizing men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender persons at high risk for HIV infections, particularly persons of color. Eligible activities for this category include training clinicians about PrEP and develop policies that support PrEP as an HIV prevention tool. Category 2 is for Data to Care projects that use HIV surveillance data that prioritize identifying HIV diagnosed MSM and transgender persons who have sex with men. Eligible activities include developing organization policies and protocols to use HIV surveillance data and building capacity to implement Data to Care activities.
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Eligibility is limited as follows:
Category 1: Health departments whose jurisdiction includes one or more of 32 Metropolitan Statistical Divisions in which there are greater than 3,000 MSM living with diagnosed HIV.
Category 2: Health departments that are eligible to apply for Category 1 and have complete reporting of all
CD4 cell count and HIV viral load results.
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Jun 01, 2015
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Mar 31, 2015
Min Award
$500,000
Max Award
$7,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$21,000,000
# of Awards
24
Annual or Multi-Year?
Multi-year
Match Required?
No
Match Notes
No match is required, but applicants that leverage other resources and related ongoing efforts to promote sustainability are strongly encouraged.
Funder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$125,000,000
Further Information
Carolyn Leighton
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329-4027
404-639-1908
Link to Further Information
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