Planning Grant for Healthcare and Public Health Sector Cybersecurity Information Sharing
The first objective of this award is to gain an understanding of the cybersecurity threat information needs of the Sector and the gaps within both the Sector as a whole and the awardee?s organization specifically in meeting these needs. The second objective of this award is to increase organizational capacity and develop a strategy to expand cybersecurity threat information sharing in the Sector.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Office of The Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Act, 2015, P.L. 113-235, Executive Order 13691
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Beneficiary Eligibility: Select as many that apply (see pages 11 through 14 of the Reference Manual) o Nonprofit with 501(c)3 IRS status (other than institution of higher education) o Nonprofit without 501(c)3 IRS status (other than institution of higher education) o Universities o Colleges o Research institutions o Hospitals o Community-based organizations o Faith-based organizations
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. See FOA for details
See FOA for details
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 1 to 15 days. See FOA for details
How are proposals selected?
see FOA for details
How may assistance be used?
Objective 1: Cybersecurity Threat Information Gap Analysis
Objective 2: Capacity Building and Strategy Development
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
See FOA for details
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 A-133
Grantees are required to maintain grant accounting records for a minimum of 3 years after the end of the grant period. If any litigation, claim, negotiation, audit or other action involving the record has been started before the expiration of the 3-year period, the records shall be retained until completion of the action and resolution of all issues which arise from it, or until the end of the regular 3-year period, whichever is later.
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
12 month budget period See FOA for details Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Letter.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Assistant Secretary Preparedness & Response
US Department of Health and Human Services
200 C Street SW
Washington, DC 20024 US
(Cooperative Agreements (Discretionary Grants)) FY 18$500,000.00; FY 19 est $500,000.00; FY 20 est $500,000.00; FY 17$200,000.00; FY 16$100,000.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Examples of Funded Projects