Title: Multiple Approaches to Support Young Breast Cancer Survivors and Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients


Goals resulting from providing support to young breast cancer survivors and metastatic breast cancer patients include: increased support for caregivers and families for these individuals, increased awareness of clinical trials by both young women diagnosed with cancer and individuals diagnosed with metastic breast cancer, increased financial support, and improved quality of life among young breast cancer survivors.

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.
Statute ,
This statute amends the US Public Health Service Act, which allows for the provision of: (1) campaigns to educate the public and health care professionals about young women's breast health, (2) research that explores strategies to prevent breast cancer in young women, and (3) support for young women with breast cancer.
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Government organizations, non-governmental organizations, private colleges and universities, community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, for-profit organizations (other than small business), and small businesses can apply.
Beneficiary Eligibility
General public
Not applicable.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
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.
Relevant deadlines will be listed in respective NOFO.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 120 to 180 days.
Not applicable.
From 120 to 180 days. Cooperative agreement 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 must adhere to all CDC guidelines regarding allowable and unallowable expenses. Restrictions will be described in the NOFO.
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 2 CFR ?200, as codified in 45 CFR ?75, there is a 3-year record retention requirement; records shall be retained beyond the 3-year period if final audit has not been done or findings resolved. Property records must be retained in accordance with HHS 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
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
Sheryl Heard
Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC),
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control (DCPC), National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP)
Atlanta, GA 30341 USA
Phone: 770-488-2855
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Cooperative Agreements (Discretionary Grants)) FY 22$3,680,000.00; FY 23 est $3,680,000.00; FY 24 est $3,680,000.00; FY 21$2,880,000.00; FY 20$2,880,000.00; FY 19$2,880,000.00; FY 18$0.00; FY 17 -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Each award is $350,000.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Not applicable.


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