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Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.257
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
May 29, 2024

For programmatic or technical questions:
Sachi Khushu

For business, administrative, or fiscal questions:
Eric Brown


The Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program (RESEP) provides funding to support eligible healthcare organizations to implement and carry out RESEP programs.

Objectives include:

  • Create and share public information and education programs about detecting, preventing, and treating radiogenic cancers and diseases
  • Provide medical screenings to qualifying individuals for cancer and other radiogenic diseases
  • Provide individuals screened with referrals and follow-up services for medical treatment
  • Facilitate documentation of Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) claims

A detailed description of required project components is available in the application instructions.


Applicants must be located in high-impact states cited in the Radiation Exposure Act (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming).

Eligible organizations include:

  • National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers
  • Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals or medical centers
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC), community health centers, non-profit or hospital-owned Rural Health Clinics (RHC)
  • State and territorial governments
  • County, city, township, and special district governments
  • Native American tribal governments and tribal organizations
  • IHS healthcare facilities, including programs provided through tribal contracts, compacts, grants, or cooperative agreements with the IHS and that are determined appropriate to raising the health status of Indians
  • Nonprofit organizations with or without 501(c)(3) IRS status
Geographic coverage
Available in 12 states
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $250,000 per year
Expected number of awards: 8
Project period: 3 years
Estimated total program funding: 1,700,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Applicant webinar
April 10, 2024
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
Call-in number: 833.568.8864
Meeting ID: 160 109 0193
Passcode: 40665987

Tagged as
Cancer · Environmental health · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Health literacy · Health screening · Hospitals · Occupational health and safety · Public health · Arizona · Colorado · Idaho · Nevada · New Mexico · North Dakota · Oregon · South Dakota · Texas · Utah · Washington · Wyoming

Organizations (3)

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