Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Centers: Special Interest Project Competitive Supplements (SIPS)

RFA-DP-16-006
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.

General Information

Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DP-16-006
Funding Opportunity Title: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Centers: Special Interest Project Competitive Supplements (SIPS)
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Health
Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards: 8
CFDA Number(s): 93.135 — Centers for Research and Demonstration for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No
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
Award Ceiling: $0
Award Floor: $0

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
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).

Additional Information

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.
Link to Additional Information:
Contact Information: If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:

Michael Brown MAB5@cdc.gov
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