Community Characteristics Associated with Geographic Disparities in Diabetes and Cardiometabolic Health
Application: Feb 14, 2017
This program provides grants for the examination of county-level disparities in type 2 diabetes and cardiometabolic conditions to enhance understanding of disease determinants, including environmental or socioeconomic circumstances that contribute to diabetes geographic disparities.
There two components:
- Component A supports applications aimed at examination of county-level disparities. Proposed research should focus on counties or comparable jurisdictions in the U.S. characterized as having a high or low prevalence or incidence of type 2 diabetes and cardiometabolic conditions.
- Component B solicits applications for a study coordinating center to provide logistics, data management, and analysis support to Component A projects.
Eligible applicants include:
- Local governments, such as state, county, city, township, or special district governments
- Independent school districts
- Public, state controlled, and private institutions of higher education, including Hispanic-serving institutions, historically black colleges and universities, tribally controlled colleges and universities, and Alaska native and native Hawaiian serving institutions
- Federally recognized Native American tribal governments and other than federally recognized tribal organizations
- Public housing authorities and Indian housing authorities
- Nonprofits organizations with or without 501(c)(3) status
- For-profit organizations and small businesses
For Component A:
Award ceiling: $800,000
Award floor: $400,000
Expected number of awards: 4
Project period: 5 years
Estimated total program funding: $20,000,000
For Component B:
A single grant up to $4,000,000
Links to the program guidance and online application procedures are available on grants.gov.
Applicants are strongly encouraged, but not required, to submit a letter of intent by January 13, 2017. Mail the letter to:
Michael A. Brown
Scientific Program Official
Extramural Research Program Operations and Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, NE
Atlanta, GA 30342
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