Strengthening Public Health Systems and Services through National Partnerships to Improve and Protect the Nation's Health

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
January 31st, 2024
Close Date
April 1st, 2024
Total Funding
$62,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$0.00
Award Floor
$0.00
Expected No. Awards
45
Opportunity No.
CDC-RFA-PW-24-0080

Agency

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (HHS-CDC)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has posted a grant opportunity titled "Strengthening Public Health Systems and Services through National Partnerships to Improve and Protect the Nation's Health". This cooperative agreement aims to provide capacity-building assistance (CBA) to enhance the delivery of essential public health services, improve organizational and systems capacity, address equity-based public health priorities, and strengthen the nation's public health infrastructure and performance. CBA activities include technical assistance, training, information sharing, technology transfer, and materials development. The CDC is looking to fund organizations with the capability, expertise, resources, and national reach to support public health infrastructure and workforce needs. Applicants must address CBA needs for a selected population of focus within one of three categories: Governmental Public Health Departments, Workforce Segments in Governmental Public Health Departments, or Public Health System Components. The grant has an estimated total program funding of $62,000,000 and expects to make 45 awards. The deadline for electronically submitted applications is April 1, 2024, at 11:59 pm ET. For more information, contact Caroline Sulal at NationalPartnersCoAg@cdc.gov.

Description

The purpose of this notice of funding opportunity (NOFO) is to announce a capacity-building assistance (CBA) program to increase the knowledge, skill, and ability to deliver essential public health services, improve organizational and systems capacity and capability to address prioritized, equity-based public health priorities, and strengthen the nation's public health infrastructure and performance. CBA is defined as activities that strengthen and maintain the infrastructure and resources necessary to sustain or improve system, organizational, community, or individual processes and competencies. CBA is delivered through technical assistance, training, information sharing, technology transfer, or materials development that enables organizations to operate in a comprehensive, responsive, and effective manner. The goal is to fund organizations that have the capability, expertise, resources, and national reach to support public health infrastructure and workforce needs. Recipients will be expected to implement CBA activities in one or more of the strategic areas prioritized under this cooperative agreement.Applicants must address CBA needs for a selected population of focus within one of three population of focus categories: A) Governmental Public Health Departments; B) Workforce Segments in Governmental Public Health Departments; or C) Public Health System Components.The CBA program has a two-part funding strategy—this NOFO details the first funding strategy. The second funding strategy is subject to the availability of appropriated funds and agency priorities and will be made available only to organizations that are awarded funds under this NOFO.

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