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National Indian Health Outreach and Education (NIHOE) Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.933
Sponsors
Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Jun 29, 2020
Contact

For programmatic or technical questions:
Kenneth Coriz
301.443.1104
Kenneth.Coriz@ihs.gov

For grants management or budget questions:
Patience Musikikongo
301.443.2059
Patience.Musikikongo@ihs.gov

For systems questions:
Paul Gettys
301.443.2114
Paul.Gettys@ihs.gov

Purpose

The Indian Health Service offers funding for a single entity to provide outreach and education with a focus on improving Indian healthcare, promoting awareness, visibility, advocacy, training, technical assistance, and education.

Required activities include:

  • Foster outreach and education addressing health policy and health program issues
  • Provide policy/legislative updates, advocacy, and technical assistance

Components that are part of the health outreach and education program include:

  • Healthcare Policy Analysis and Review
  • Substance Abuse and Suicide Prevention (SASP) program
  • Domestic Violence Prevention (DVP) program
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS)" outreach and education
  • Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI)
  • Affordable Care Act (ACA)
  • Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA)
Eligibility

Eligible applicants are nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organizations that have demonstrated expertise in:

  • Representing Tribal governments and providing a variety of services to Tribes, area health boards, Tribal organizations, and federal agencies, and playing a major role in focusing attention on Indian healthcare needs, resulting in improved health outcomes for Tribes
  • Promoting and supporting health education for American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) and coordinating efforts to inform AI/AN of federal decisions that affect Tribal government interests including the improvement of Indian healthcare
  • Administering national health policy and health programs
  • Maintaining a national AI/AN constituency and clearly supporting critical services and activities within the IHS mission of improving the quality of healthcare for AI/AN people
  • Supporting improved healthcare in Indian Country
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $842,311 per year
Award floor: $246,311 per year
Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 1

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through grants.gov.

Tagged as
Abuse and violence · American Indian or Alaska Native · Diabetes · HIV and AIDS · Health literacy · Healthcare quality · Policy · Substance use and misuse · Suicide and suicide prevention · Uninsured and underinsured



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