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New Jersey Health Equity Response to COVID-19

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.

New Jersey Department of Health
Jul 21, 2021

For programmatic or technical questions:
Damon Koslow, MA

For grants management or budget questions:
Susan Barcarola


The New Jersey Department of Health will provide grants to address COVID-19 health disparities among high-risk and underserved populations in New Jersey, including racial and ethnic minority populations and rural communities.

Projects should focus on the strategies:

  • Expand existing and/or develop new mitigation and prevention resources and services to reduce COVID-19 related disparities
  • Build, leverage, and expand infrastructure support for COVID-19 prevention and control
  • Mobilize partners and collaborators to advance health equity and address social determinants of health as they relate to COVID-19 health disparities

Eligible applicants vary based on activity and include:

  • Clinical care providers
  • Community-based and faith-based organizations
  • Health information technology firms
  • Hospitals
  • Existing Regional Chronic Disease Coalitions (RCDCs)
  • Governmental entities
  • Library systems
Geographic coverage
New Jersey
Amount of funding

Total funding allocated by activity is listed in the application instructions.

Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the Office of Population Health section of the program website.

Full applications must be submitted through the online grant portal, SAGE (System for Administering Grants Electronically).

Tagged as
Health disparities · Infectious diseases · Minorities · Racial and ethnic groups · Social determinants of health · Vaccination · New Jersey

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