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Supporting Primary Care to Advance Cardiovascular Health in States with High Prevalence of Preventable CVD Events (U18)

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.226
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Letter of Intent (Optional): Apr 10, 2020
Application: May 22, 2020

Scientific/research contact:
Robert McNellis, MPH, PA

Peer review contact:
Nghia M. Vo, MD

Financial and grants management contact:
Steven Young


This program provides funding to develop a network of primary care practices, disseminate research findings on heart health, and increase the capacity of primary care practices to implement research evidence. Primary care may include non-traditional sources of primary care services such as public health clinics, rural hospitals, work-based clinics, and migrant clinics.

A detailed list of required activities is provided in the application instructions.


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
    • Small businesses
    • For-profit organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding

The total project costs should not exceed $2,000,000 in any given year and $4,500,000 for the entire 3-year project period.

Application process

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

While not required, applicants are encouraged to email a letter of intent to by April 10, 2020. The full application deadline is May 22, 2020.

Tagged as
Cardiovascular disease · Primary care · Research methods and resources

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