Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) for High-Impact HIV Prevention
To reduce morbidity and mortality by preventing cases and complications of HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases by building the capacity of healthcare organizations, community based organizations, and State and local health departments. Grants and cooperative agreements may be for (1) training, technical assistance, or information dissemination; (2) HIV testing and diagnosis; (3) interventions and strategies that support targeted HIV prevention and the HIV care continuum; and (4) use of data for program quality improvement. Project grants under Section 318c awarded to State and local health departments emphasize the development and implementation of nationally uniform prevention and control programs which focus on disease intervention activities designed to reduce the incidence of these diseases, with applied research, demonstration, and public and professional education activities supporting these basic program activities authorized under Section 318b of the Public Health Service Act.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Public Health Service Act, Section 318b and 318c
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Any State, and, in consultation with the appropriate State Health Authority, any political subdivision of a State, including American Indian/Alaska Native tribal governments or tribal organizations located wholly or in part within their boundaries
Official public health agencies of State and local governments, including the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau, and American Samoa.
Applicants should document the need for assistance, state the objectives of the project, outline the method of operation, describe the evaluation procedures, and provide a budget with justification of funds requested.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Preapplication coordination is required. This program is eligible for coverage under E.O. 12372, "Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs." An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Applicants must download application forms from www.Grants.gov. Applications must be submitted electronically at www.Grants.gov. If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, or if they have difficulty accessing the forms on-line, they may contact the CDC Office of Grants Services Technical Information Management Section (OGSTIMS) staff. For this, or further assistance, contact OGSTIMS: Telephone (770) 488-2700, Email: OGSTIM@cdc.gov.
After review and approval of an application, a notice of award (NoA) is prepared and processed, along with appropriate notification to the public.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 90 to 120 days.
Same as application procedure: after review and approval of an application, a notice of award (NoA) is prepared and processed, along with appropriate notification to the public.
How are proposals selected?
Applications will be evaluated based upon the magnitude of the problem, the establishment of specific and measurable objective to address the problem, and the development of a sound operational plan which will ensure the implementation of each program element. A formula may be added for the next notice of funding opportunity (NOFO).
How may assistance be used?
Grants and cooperative agreements may be for (1) training, technical assistance, or information dissemination; (2) HIV testing and diagnosis; (3) interventions and strategies that support targeted HIV prevention and the HIV care continuum; and (4) use of data for program quality improvement.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
See notice of funding opportunity (NOFO) for details.
See FOA for details.
Financial records, supporting documents, statistical records, and all other records pertinent to the grant program shall be retained for a minimum of 3 years, or until completion and resolution of any audit in process or pending resolution. In all cases records must be retained until resolution of any audit questions. Property records must be retained in accordance with PHS 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
The project period for these grants is 1 to 5 years, and the budget period is 12 months. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: letter of credit. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Letter.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop E-07
Atlanta, GA 30333 US
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 18$0.00; FY 19 est $5,000,000.00; FY 20 FY 17$0.00; FY 16 est $0.00; FY 15$0.00; - (Cooperative Agreements) FY 18$0.00; FY 19 est $24,049,992.00; FY 20 est $24,049,992.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
No data available.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Regulations governing this program are published under 42 CFR Part 51b. Guidelines are available in the application kit. PHS Grants Policy Statement No. 95-50.000 (Revised) April 1, 1994.
Examples of Funded Projects