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Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-GH13-1324
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Posted Date: Jan 15, 2013
Creation Date: Jan 15, 2013
Original Closing Date for Applications: Apr 01, 2013
Current Closing Date for Applications: Apr 01, 2013
Archive Date: May 01, 2013
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement

Category of Funding Activity: Health

Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards: 2
Estimated Total Program Funding: $10,000,000
Award Ceiling: $1,200,000
Award Floor: $0
CFDA Number(s): 93.067 -- Global AIDS
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No

Eligible Applicants
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)

Additional Information on Eligibility:
Eligible Applicants Eligible applicants that can apply for this funding opportunity are listed below: • Nonprofit with 501C3 IRS status (other than institution of higher education) • Nonprofit without 501C3 IRS status (other than institution of higher education) • For-profit organizations (other than small business) • Small, minority, and women-owned businesses • Universities • Colleges • Research institutions • Hospitals • Community-based organizations • Faith-based organizations • Federally recognized or state-recognized American Indian/Alaska Native tribal governments • American Indian/Alaska native tribally designated organizations • Alaska Native health corporations • Urban Indian health organizations • Tribal epidemiology centers • State and local governments or their Bona Fide Agents (this includes the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianna Islands, American Samoa, Guam, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau) • Political subdivisions of States (in consultation with States) • Non-domestic (non-U.S.) entity • Other

Agency Name
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Description
Under the leadership of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, as part of the President's Emergency Plan, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (HHS/CDC) works with host countries and other key partners to assess the needs of each country and design a customized program of assistance that fits within the host nation's strategic plan and partnership framework. HHS/CDC focuses primarily on two or three major program areas in each country. Goals and priorities include the following: • Achieving primary prevention of HIV infection through activities such as expanding confidential counseling and testing programs linked with evidence based behavioral change and building programs to reduce mother-to-child transmission; • Improving the care and treatment of HIV/AIDS, s*xually transmitted infections (STIs) and related opportunistic infections by improving STI management; enhancing laboratory diagnostic capacity and the care and treatment of opportunistic infections; interventions for intercurrent diseases impacting HIV infected patients including tuberculosis (TB); and initiating programs to provide anti-retroviral therapy (ART); • Strengthening the capacity of countries to collect and use surveillance data and manage national HIV/AIDS programs by expanding HIV/STI/TB surveillance programs and strengthening laboratory support for surveillance, diagnosis, treatment, disease monitoring and HIV screening for blood safety; and • Developing, validating and/or evaluating public health programs to inform, improve and target appropriate interventions, as related to the prevention, care and treatment of HIV/AIDS, TB and opportunistic infections

Link to Additional Information
N/A
If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:
CDC
Procurement and Grants Office
Technical Information Management
Telephone (770)488-2700
pgotim@cdc.gov
Synopsis Modification History
There are currently no modifications for this opportunity.
Posted By: Viola Dunn-Thigpen
Thursday, January 17th 2013 at 3:31AM
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