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Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R01 and R21)

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.361
Sponsors
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Jan 7, 2019
Contact

Scientific/research contacts:

Mary C. Roary, Ph.D.
National Institute of Nursing Research
301.594.2154
mary.roary@nih.gov

Salina P. Waddy, MD
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
301.827.2241
waddysp@niddk.nih.gov

Peer review contact:
Peer review contact information will appear in the applicant's eRA Commons account approximately 2 weeks after the submission date.

Financial and grants management contact:

Judy Lee Sint
National Institute of Nursing Research
301.402.6959
sintj@mail.nih.gov

Carolyn Kofa-Sullivan
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
301.594.7687
kofac@mail.nih.gov

Purpose

The Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males program provides grants to stimulate and expand research in the health of minority men. The initiative is intended to:

  1. Enhance understanding of the numerous factors influencing the health promoting behaviors of racial and ethnic minority males across the life cycle
  2. Encourage applications focusing on the development and testing of culturally and linguistically appropriate health-promoting interventions designed to reduce health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse males age 18 and older

Potential target populations include:

  • Blacks/African Americans
  • Hispanics/Latinos
  • Asian Americans
  • American Indians/Alaska Natives
  • Native Hawaiians/Other Pacific Islanders
  • Socioeconomically disadvantaged populations
  • Underserved rural populations
  • Men of diverse sexual orientation
  • Men with disabilities
  • Migrant workers and immigrants

There are two funding opportunities under this program:

  1. R21 Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant for the development of new research activities in the early and conceptual stages
  2. R01 Research Project Grant that supports a discrete project to be performed by an investigator in an area representing the investigator's specific interest and competencies

Potential research projects are listed in the application instructions, which include the areas of:

  • Risk factors
  • Morbidity and mortality
  • Obesity prevention
  • Mobile and technology interventions
  • Incorporating faith and culture in health promotion activities
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

  • Higher education institutions
    • Public/state controlled institutions
    • Private institutions
  • Nonprofit organizations
    • With 501(c)(3) status
    • Without 501(c)(3) status
    • Native American tribal organizations
    • Faith-based or community-based organizations
    • Regional organizations
  • Governments
    • State
    • County
    • City or township
    • Special districts
    • Federally recognized Indian/Native American tribal governments
    • Indian/Native American tribal governments (other than federally recognized)
    • Eligible agencies of the federal government
    • U.S. territory or possession
  • Other
    • Independent school districts
    • Public housing authorities
    • Indian housing authorities
    • Non-domestic entities and non-domestic components of U.S. entities
    • Small businesses
    • For-profit organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

R21: The combined budget for direct costs for the 2 year project period may not exceed $275,000. No more than $200,000 in direct costs may be requested in any single year.

R01: Project budgets are not limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project. The maximum project period is 5 years.

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application procedures are available on grants.gov.

Submission dates for all non-AIDS applications may be found on the Standard Due Dates web page. Be aware that there are different standard deadlines for R21 and R01 projects, as well as for new, renewal, and resubmission applications.

Submission dates for all AIDS and AIDS-related applications may be found on the Standard Due Dates web page.

Tagged as
African Americans · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Asian and Pacific Islanders · Behavioral health · Cancer · Cardiovascular disease · Cultural competency · Health conditions · Health disparities · Health screening · Hispanics and Latinos · Immigrants · LGBT · Limited English proficient · Men · Migrants · Minorities · Mortality · Obesity and weight control · People with disabilities · Poverty · Research methods and resources · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention



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