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Reduce Hepatitis Infections by Treatment and Integrated Prevention Services (Hepatitis-TIPS) among Non-urban Young Persons Who Inject Drugs

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.270
Sponsor
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Deadlines
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 28, 2014
Application: Apr 14, 2014
Contact

Deborah Loveys
404.718.8834
hft6@cdc.gov

Purpose

The Reduce Hepatitis Infections by Treatment and Integrated Prevention Services (Hepatitis-TIPS) among Non-urban Young Persons Who Inject Drugs program awards funding to develop and implement integrated programs that address the high rate of hepatitis C infection among young rural and suburban people who inject drugs.

Grantees will:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to enroll target audiences
  • Collect epidemiological information
  • Test for HCV infection
  • Provide linkages to primary care services and prevention-based education
  • Test for the presence of co-infections with hepatitis B virus (HBV) and HIV
Eligibility

Eligible organizations include:

  • City Agencies
  • Commercial Organizations
  • Community Based Organizations
  • County Agencies
  • Educational Organizations/Institutions
  • Federal Government Agencies
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Religious Organizations
  • Schools
  • State Agencies
  • Tribal Organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Total Funding Available: $1,800,000
Number of Awards: 2
Award Ceiling: $600,000 per project period

Application process

Applicants are strongly encouraged, but not required to submit a letter of intent by March 28, 2014. Letters of intent should be mailed to:
Gregory Anderson, MPH, MS
Extramural Research Program Office
Office of the Associate Director of Science
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
1600 Clifton Road, MS E-60
Atlanta, GA 30333

Links to the program guidance, necessary forms, and online application process are available through grants.gov.

Tagged as
Illicit drug use · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention



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