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Testing Multi-Level Interventions to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Minority Racial/Ethnic, Low Socioeconomic Status, and/or Rural Populations (UH2/UH3)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.837
 
The deadline has been extended to February 19, 2015.
Sponsor
National Institutes of Health
Deadlines
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 13, 2015
Application: Feb 19, 2015
Contact

Lawrence Fine
301.435.0305
nhlbi.nih.gov

Purpose

Testing Multi-Level Interventions to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Minority Racial/Ethnic, Low Socioeconomic Status, and/or Rural Populations (UH2/UH3) grants will award funds for research initiatives designed to reduce disparities in hypertension.

Research should compare evidence-based approaches to reduce inadequate control of hypertension among high risk populations, including racial/ethnic minority groups, patients with low socioeconomic status, and individuals residing in rural geographical areas.

Eligibility

The following entities may apply for this funding:

  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Independent school districts
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Small businesses
  • Hispanic-serving institutions of higher education
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
  • Tribally-Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs)
  • Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian-Serving institutions of higher education
  • Public/State controlled institutions of higher education
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

$2,000,000 total costs will be authorized in FY 2015 to fund up to 2 UH2 (Planning Phase) awards. $21,500,000 total costs will be authorized in FY2016-FY2019 for up to 2 UH3 (Implementation Phase) awards. The UH3 transition is contingent upon satisfactory progress and availability of funds.

Application process

Applicants are encouraged, but not required, to submit a letter of intent by January 13, 2015. Letters of intent should be mailed to:
Director, Office of Scientific Review
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
6701 Rockledge Drive, Room 7214
Bethesda, MD 20892-7924 (Express Mail Zip: 20817)

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.

Tagged as
Minorities · Research methods and resources · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention



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