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Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.307
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Apr 11, 2019

A list of agency contacts by focus area is provided in the application instructions.


This program provides grants to encourage innovative exploratory and developmental health services research to improve minority health and/or reduce health disparities at the healthcare system-level, as well as within clinical settings.

A detailed list of specific areas of research interest is provided in the application instructions.

Health disparity populations include:

  • Blacks/African Americans
  • Hispanics/Latinos
  • Asian Americans
  • American Indians/Alaska Natives
  • Native Hawaiians/Other Pacific Islanders
  • Socioeconomically disadvantaged populations
  • Underserved rural populations

Eligible entities include:

  • Institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • For-profit organizations
  • Government entities
  • Independent school districts
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Faith-based or community-based Organizations
  • Regional organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

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

Application process

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

Note: This opportunity is listed under a single Funding Opportunity Announcement Number, PAR-18-287, and a series of Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Numbers based on research area.

  • 93.273 - Alcohol Research Programs
  • 93.279 - Drug Abuse and Addiction Research Programs
  • 93.307 - Minority Health and Health Disparities Research
Tagged as
Access · African Americans · American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Asian and Pacific Islanders · Cardiovascular disease · Chronic respiratory conditions · Cultural competency · Diabetes · Health disparities · Health information technology · Health workforce supply and demand · Healthcare business and finance · Healthcare quality · Hispanics and Latinos · Mental health · Minorities · Policy · Poverty · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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