Testing Multi-Level Interventions to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Minority Racial/Ethnic, Low Socioeconomic Status, and/or Rural Populations (UH2/UH3)
Application: Feb 19, 2015
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.
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
$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.
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.
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