Deadline: 15 June 2015
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is calling applications for Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program (PHBPP), auxiliary prevention projects.
- Award Type: Cooperative Agreement
- Approximate Number of Awards: 5
- Total Project Period Funding: $1,200,000
- Average One Year Award Amount: $80,000
- Number of Years of Award: 3
- Estimated Award Date: 11/18/2015
Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Programs were created in 1990 and have been funded through grants to 64 jurisdictions in U.S. states, cities, territories, and freely associated island nations. Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Programs strive to identify all pregnant women with Hepatitis B surface antigen positive test results and ensure their infants receive and complete timely post-exposure prophylaxis and post-vaccination serologic testing.
- Eligibility Category:
- State governments
- County governments
- City or township governments
- Special district governments
- Government Organizations:
- State (includes the District of Columbia)
- Local governments or their bona fide agents
- Territorial governments or their bona fide agents in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin
- Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianna Islands, American Samoa, Guam, the Federated
- States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau.
- Eligible Applicants are: The current 64 grantees with established Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Programs (PHBPPs) that are funded through CDC-RFA-IP13-1301, which are the 50 state health departments or their bona fide agents, the District of Columbia, New York City, Philadelphia, Houston, Chicago, and San Antonio, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of Northern Marianna Islands, American Samoa, Guam, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau.
- Eligibility is limited to those jurisdictions with existing PHBPPs, as it is only possible to carry out the activities of the FOA with existing PHBPPs.
- Cost sharing or matching funds are not required for this program.
- All applicant organizations must obtain a Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number.
- All applicant organizations must register with SAM, and will be assigned a SAM number.
- All applicant organizations must register with grants.gov. The one-time registration process usually takes not more than five days to complete. Applicants must start the registration process as early as possible.
For more information, visit grants.gov and search for funding opportunity number: CDC-RFA-PS16-1602.