National Collaboration to Support Health, Wellness and Academic Success of School-Age Children
The purpose of this announcement is to fund applicants to improve the health of youth by funding NGOs to assist CDC funded grantees and the organizations’ constituents (e.g., states, school districts and/or schools) to implement environmental and systems changes that support and reinforce healthful behaviors and reduce disparities. This program announcement places a strong emphasis on training and professional development, technical assistance, dissemination and communication, and program implementation and evaluation, and all activities are to be developed and delivered within the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child framework.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Office: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
This program is authorized under the Public Health Service Act, 317(k)(1) of the PHS Act, 42 U.S.C. Section 247b(k)(1); and 317(k)(2).
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
- Eligibility is limited to Community-Based Organizations, Faith Based Organizations, American Indian or Alaska Native Tribally-Designated organizaions, Nonprofit without or with 501C3 IRS Status (other than Institution of Higher Education) are eligible.
Nonprofit, Community-based, Faith based, American Indian/Alaska Native.
Proof of 501C3 status and Applicants should document the need for assistance, state objective of the project, address the background, approach strategies and evaluation methods fo the project/program, and provide a budget with justification of funds. 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. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
Successful applicants will receive a Notice of Award (NoA) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Procurement and Grants Office. The NoA and any additional attachments shall be the only binding, authorizing document between the applicant and CDC. The NoA will be signed by an authorized Grants Management Officer or their designee and e-mailed to the Principal Investigator/Program Director. A hard copy of the NoA will be mailed to the business official identified in the application.
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 120 to 180 days. The anticipated start date is June 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017. This information will be provided in the FOA DP16-1601.
From 120 to 180 days. This program is a 5 year project period – with 12-month budget periods.
How are proposals selected?
An objective review panel will be held to review applications based on criteria described in the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) – DP16-1601.
How may assistance be used?
Applicants must adhere to all CDC guidelines/policy/regulations regarding allowable and unallowable cost. Applicants must adhere to all CDC guidelines/policy/regulations regarding allowable and unallowable cost. Restrictions outlined in the Funding Opportunity Announcement.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Annual Performance Report (APR) - This report must not exceed 30 pages excluding administrative reporting; attachments are allowed. The awardee must submit the APR via 90 days before the end of the budget period. No cash reports are required. Annual Performance Report (APR) - This report must not exceed 30 pages excluding administrative reporting; attachments are allowed. The awardee must submit the APR via 90 days before the end of the budget period. The awardee must submit a Federal Financial Report (FFR) 90 days after the budget period. Information will be provided in Funding Opportunity Announcement.
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements. Information will be provided in the Funding Opportunity Announcement
This is a 5-year records retention requirement, records shall be retained beyond the 5-year period if final audit has not veen done, or audit findings resolved. Property records must be retained in accordance with the HHS Grants Policy Statement.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has no statutory formula.
This program has no matching requirements.
This program does not have MOE requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
12-month budget period within a 5-year project period. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Melissa Fahrenburch 4770 Buford Hwy, , Atlanta, Georgia 30341 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 14 $0; FY 15 est $0; and FY 16 est $14,000,000 - This program will be funded with FY16 funds – grantees funding range $300,000 - $450,000 – average award $350,000.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Funding range $300,000 - $450,000 for FY16.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Successful applicants must comply with the administrative requirements outlined in 45 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 74 or 92 as appropriate. The following additional requirements apply to this program. For more information on the Code of Federal Regulations, see the National Archives and Records Adminstration at the following Internet address: http://www.access.pgo.gov/nara/cfr/cfr-tables-search.html
Examples of Funded Projects