Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program – Comprehensive Universal Prevention/Health Promotion Interventions Award

Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury Research Program

DoD PH/TBI Comprehensive Universal Prevention/Health Promotion Interventions AwardPsychological-Assessments-and-Counselling
Department of Defense
Dept. of the Army — USAMRAA

B. Award Description
The intent of the FY15 PH/TBI Comprehensive Universal Prevention/Health Promotion Interventions (CUP/HPI) Award is to support research focused on the development, adaptation, efficiency or optimization, and testing of comprehensive universal prevention/health promotion interventions and systems-level approaches for use within the military context. This Program Announcement/Funding Opportunity seeks research applications that are designed to have positive effects on multiple target behaviors and outcomes.

Research should address shared common antecedents or precursors and shared risk and protective factors and interventions that have an effect on multiple outcomes. Interventions and systems-level approaches should increase protective factors and positive outcomes and reduce risk factors and negative outcomes that are relevant to the needs of Service members, their families, and their communities. Applications should be limited to prevention interventions and systems-level approaches that are within the military’s legal and operational control. Examples of negative outcome targets of interest include, but are not limited to:
• Risky behaviors (e.g., substance use, misuse, and abuse [including alcohol, tobacco, and other substance use, non-medical use, misuse, and abuse of prescription drugs], aggressive and other unsafe driving, and health-risking sexual behaviors [HRSB] related to HIV/AIDS)
• Aggression/violence
• Sexual assault
• Suicidal ideation and behaviors
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Sleep

General Information

Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: W81XWH-15-PHTBIRP-CUPHPI
Funding Opportunity Title: DoD PH/TBI Comprehensive Universal Prevention/Health Promotion Interventions Award
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards: 4
CFDA Number(s): 12.420 — Military Medical Research and Development
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No
Posted Date: Sep 2, 2015
Creation Date: Sep 2, 2015
Original Closing Date for Applications: Jan 14, 2016  
Current Closing Date for Applications: Jan 14, 2016  
Archive Date: Feb 13, 2016
Estimated Total Program Funding: $7,500,000
Award Ceiling:
Award Floor:

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility”
Additional Information on Eligibility:

Additional Information

Agency Name: Dept. of the Army — USAMRAA
Description: The intent of the FY15 PH/TBI Comprehensive Universal Prevention/Health Promotion Interventions (CUP/HPI) Award is to support research focused on the development, adaptation, efficiency or optimization, and testing of comprehensive universal prevention/health promotion interventions and systems-level approaches for use within the military context. This Program Announcement/Funding Opportunity seeks research applications that are designed to have positive effects on multiple target behaviors and outcomes.

Link to Additional Information: http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=278830

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