Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Centers: Special Interest Project Competitive Supplements (SIPS)
Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Background and Purpose
The purpose of the Prevention Research Centers (PRC) program’s Special Interest Projects (SIPs) mechanism is to support
supplemental projects in health promotion and disease prevention research. A major focus of this supplemental funding program is
to design, test, and disseminate effective applied public health prevention research strategies.
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center
for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) seeks competitive supplement cooperative agreement
applications for the Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers Program. This FOA aligns with the following
public health priorities:
1. Healthy People 2020 Objectives related to health promotion and disease prevention.
2. The National Prevention Strategy.
3. CDC’s Winnable Battles which cover health topic of reducing tobacco use.
4. The NCCDPHP Domains of (a) strategies to improve community-clinical linkages that support patient efforts to manage their
conditions or disease risk, (b) conduct surveillance to enhance prevention, and reduce premature morbidity and mortality due to
chronic diseases, (c) health systems interventions to improve the effective delivery and use of quality clinical and other
preventative services to prevent disease; detect disease early; reduce or eliminated risk factors; mitigate or manage complications;
and support patient self-management education, (d) defining and supporting evaluation and applied research activities to reduce
disparities in cancer rates among different population groups, (e) health system interventions to improve the effective delivery and
use of clinical and other preventive services, and (f) support environmental approaches that promote health and support and
reinforce healthful behaviors in worksites.
|Posted Date:||Dec 23, 2015|
|Creation Date:||Dec 23, 2015|
|Original Closing Date for Applications:||Feb 22, 2016 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.|
|Current Closing Date for Applications:||Feb 22, 2016 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.|
|Archive Date:||Mar 23, 2016|
|Estimated Total Program Funding:||$3,375,000|
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
|Additional Information on Eligibility:||Competition is limited to Prevention Reseach Centers (PRCs) institutions funded under DP14-001. Special eligibility requirement(s) may apply to each SIP (see Section IX. Special Interest Project Description).|
|Agency Name:||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention|
|Description:||This RFA will provide supplemental funding to Prevention Research Centers (PRCs) to design, test, and disseminate effective applied public health prevention research strategies to include behavioral interventions, environmental or system-wide solutions, and strategies that address major causes of disease and disability. Research strategies align with public health priorities such as the Healthy 2020 topic areas: Cancer, Oral Health, and Workplace Health.|
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|Contact Information:||If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:
Michael Brown MAB5@cdc.gov