Alzheimer's Disease Program Initiative (ADPI)
The purpose of the Alzheimer?s Disease Program Initiative (ADPI) is to work at state and community levels to develop and expand the availability of dementia-capable supports and services for persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias (ADRD), their families, and their caregivers. Funded programs will bring dementia capability to the communities they serve through expansion of existing home and community based service systems. ADPI programs include dementia-capable direct services and supports, translation and implementation of evidence based interventions designed to improve the lives of persons with dementia and their caregivers, as well as dementia specific training for formal and informal caregivers. All funded initiatives will include robust, outcome-based evaluations designed to demonstrate program impact and support future translation successful program components.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Administration For Community Living (Acl), Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Older Americans Act Title IV
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Funding eligibility is limited to public and/or private entities that are able to 1) demonstrate the existence of and their operation within a dementia-capable home and community-based system dedicated to the population that they serve, and 2) articulate opportunities and additional services that would enhance and strengthen the existing system. Community program applicants are not eligible to apply for or receive more than one grant through the ADPI program. States may only hold a single grant at any one time. Individuals, foreign entities and sole proprietorship organizations are not eligible to compete for, or receive awards under this announcement.
Eligible consumers of eligible applicants are the beneficiaries of this program, including (1) Individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders; (2) families of those individuals; and (3) care providers of those individuals.
Applicants determined to be eligible under the responsiveness criteria of the funding opportunity must submit: (1) A description of intended use of the grant; (2) information describing programs and activities to be supported; (3) the anticipated number of individuals receiving services and the cost of services; and (4) a plan describing coordination of such services. Applicable costs and administrative procedures will be determined in accordance with Part 92 of Title 45 of the Code of Federal Regulations. 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles applies to this program.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. This program is open to both public and private entities, so both circular's 102 and 110 could be applicable dependent on who the applicant is.
Application forms are submitted through a centralized depository and received by the awarding agency Administration for Community Living. Applicants generally apply under a program announcement indicating all the necessary application procedures to be followed.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 60 to 90 days. Depending on the posting date of the funding announcement, the anticipated application due date is approximately 60 days from that date.
How are proposals selected?
Grant applications will be evaluated by experts in the field and awards made on a competitive basis. Specific details for evaluating applications included in the Funding Opportunity Announcement.
How may assistance be used?
Program funds must be used in the implementation of projects described above, including direct services in the areas noted in the funding opportunity announcement. A significant percentage of the federal grant must be spent on direct services (home health care, personal care, day care, companion services, short-term care in health facilities, and other respite care to individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders). Grant funds may not be used to replace existing resources: State compensation program, Federal or state health benefits program, or private insurance funds. Matching funds are required.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
As outlined in the Funding Opportunity Announcement. Semi-annual progress reports and final reports are required of grantees. Financial SF-425, Performance monitoring accomplished through site visits, review of progress reports and general interaction between the Federal Program Officer and grantee. Payment Management System reporting. See Program Funding Opportunity Announcement. SF425. Through site visits and reports. Payment Management System reporting. See Program Announcement. SF425. Through site visits and reports.
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. In accordance with the provisions of Subpart F-Audit Requirements, under 45 CFR Part 75.500, nonfederal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year. Except as noted in 45 CFR Part 75.500
Records must be kept available for 3 years after submission of the final expenditure report.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.
Matching is voluntary. 25%. This program has no statutory formula. 25%. The required match for this program is 25%, with applicants having the opportunity to apply for waivers of a portion of the match. Match will not be lower than 15%. The ADPI funding opportunity announcement will include a detailed section describing the ways in which grantees can provide in- kind match to meet these requirements.
MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Awards are typically 3 years in duration. Length of future awards will be published in the Funding Opportunity Announcement and on Grants.gov. Support beyond the first year is contingent upon the availability of funds and evidence of satisfactory progress. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: by letter of credit. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: by letter of credit. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Letter.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
See local office.
330 C Street, S.W.
Washington, DC 20201 US
(Cooperative Agreements (Discretionary Grants)) FY 17 Estimate Not Available FY 18 est $23,500,000.00; FY 19 est $19,490,000.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
As many as 20 grants forward funded for a period of 36 months with an award ceiling of $1,200,000 and a floor of $800,000.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
All grantees must also comply with polices outlined in HHS Grants Policy Statement.
Examples of Funded Projects