Packaging and Spreading Proven Pediatric Weight Management Interventions for Use by Low-Income Families


The purpose of this program is to increase the availability and number of packaged effective pediatric weight management interventions (PWMI) that can be used by healthcare, community or public health organizations to serve low-income children and their caregivers

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.
Assist with Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration, Title Public Health Service Act, Part 301 (a), Section This program is authorized under sections 301 (a) of the Public Health Service Act
This program is authorized under HEALTHY KIDS Act, Section 2104(a) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1397dd(a)), as amended by section 3201(a) of the CHIP and Public Health Funding Extension Act and Section 3003(a) (Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration) and amends Section 1139A(e)(8) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1320b–9a(e)(8)).
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligibility is not be limited.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Not applicable.
Not applicable.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
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.
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 for any relevant NOFO information regarding processes for applying for assistance.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
More than 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?
Applicant and special eligibility review will be conducted and only responsive applications will be submitted for scientific merit review, and a secondary review, to evaluate the scientific merit, readiness, and feasibility of applications to successfully conduct the project according to the evaluation criteria listed in funding opportunity announcement. There will be identified priority criteria that will be considered in making funding decisions. Successful applicants will receive a Notice of Award (NOA) from the CDC Office of Financial Resources (OFR), Office of Grants Services (OGS). The NOA shall be the only binding, authorizing document between the recipient and CDC.
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 the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, 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. 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
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
Raman, Jayalakshmi (Jaya)
4770 Buford Highway
Atlanta, GA 30341 USA
Phone: 7704886511
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Cooperative Agreements) FY 22$2,499,999.00; FY 23 est $1,507,000.00; FY 24 est $0.00; FY 21$2,987,439.00; FY 18$0.00; FY 19 est $0.00; FY 20 est $0.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Low: $580,312 - High: $600,000; Average - $597,500
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Not applicable.


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