A Comprehensive Approach to Good Health and Wellness in Indian County – financed solely by Prevention and Public Health


The program supports initiatives and public health capacity to prevent heart disease, diabetes and associated risk factors in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities through a holistic approach to population health and wellness.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Public Health Service Act, as amended, Section 301(a) and Section 317K, 42 U.S.C. 241(a); 42 U.S.C. 247b-12
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligibility: Federally recognized American Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages and Corporations which meet the definition set forth in 25 U.S.C. Section 1603. Tribal organizations, as set forth in 25 U.S.C. Section 1603. Urban Indian Organizations that meet the definition set forth in 25 U.S.C., section 1603. Tribal college or university as set forth in section 1059c (b) of title 20. Tribal epidemiology Centers as set forth in 25 U.S.C. Section 1621m
Beneficiary Eligibility
Federally recognized Indian Tribal Government, Individual/Family, Native American Organization, Pre-school, infant, Child, Youth, Senior Citizen, unemployed, welfare recipient, pension recipient, moderate income, low income, rural
Costs under CDC financial assistance mechanisms are in accordance with 2 CFR ?200, as codified in 45 CFR ?75. Any required credentials and/or documentation will be identified in the NOFO to which applications are submitted.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Application Procedure
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
Award Procedure
After review and approval, a Notice of Award (NoA) will be prepared and processed, along with appropriate notification to the public. Initial awards provide funds for the first budget period (usually 12 months) and the NoA will indicate support recommended for the remainder of the project period, allocation of Federal funds by budget categories, award requirements, and special conditions, if any.
Check Grants.gov for any relevant NOFO information regarding processes for applying for assistance.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 120 to 180 days.
Not applicable.
From 120 to 180 days. Project period of performance is 1 to 5 years. After initial awards, and subject to availability of funds, projects may be continued non-competitively contingent upon satisfactory progress by the recipient (as documented in required reports) and the determination that continued funding is in the best interest of the Federal government.
How are proposals selected?
Applications will be evaluated on the review criteria described in the Notice of Funding Opportunity Announcements (NOFOs). In general, the review and selection process of complete and responsive applications to the NOFO consists of determination of the scientific and technical merit by objective or peer review, availability of funds, and relevance of program priorities and the priorities of CDC.
How may assistance be used?
Funds may be used for specific activities indicated in the applicable NOFOs posted on www.grants.gov. Examples may include using assistance to apply a combination of community chosen and culturally adapted policies, systems, and environmental changes to increase access to fresh, healthy traditional foods and healthy beverages, such as water, and offer alternatives to less healthy packaged, processed foods high in sodium and fat, and less healthy beverages. Implementing policy, systems, and environmental changes that increase physical activity, health education, and team-based strategies to strengthen community-clinical linkages promoting lifelong health and preventing chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. Funds may also be used to provide Technical Assistance, Training, and Resources (including funding for contracts with designated area tribes or villages) to AI/AN tribes and villages within their IHS areas to promote community chosen and culturally adapted policies, systems, and environmental changes.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Performance Reports: Annual Federal Financial Reports (FFR) and performance/progress reports are required. Final FFRs and performance reports are required. Other reporting may be required and will be outlined in the NOFO or the Notice of Award.
Not applicable.
In accordance with 2 CFR ?200, as codified in 45 CFR ?75, there is a 3-year record retention requirement; records shall be retained beyond the 3-year period if final audit has not been done or findings resolved. Property records must be retained in accordance with HHS Grants Policy Statement requirements.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Financial assistance is provided for a 12-month budget period with a period of performance of up to five years subject to the availability of funds and satisfactory progress of the recipient. Notice of Award
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
Sheryl Heard
4770 Buford Hwy, NE
Atlanta, GA 30341 USA
Phone: 770 488 2855
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 22$12,152,774.00; FY 23 est $14,152,774.00; FY 24 est $14,152,774.00; FY 21$14,818,627.00; FY 20$15,427,492.00; FY 19$15,171,091.00; FY 18$15,449,829.00; FY 17$21,749,962.00; FY 16$13,245,445.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Refer to applicable NOFOs on www.grants.gov for range and average funding.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Regulations governing this program are published under 45 CFR Part 75.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.


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