The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.
Fiscal Year 2009: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2010: It is anticipated in FY2010 that up to 68 applications (58 ELC + 10 EIP) will be received.
ELC: Up to 58 will be awarded.
EIP: Up to 10 will be awarded. Fiscal Year 2011: No Current Data Available
Uses and Use Restrictions
Project funds may be used for costs associated with planning, organizing, and the implementation of other program elements to build public health epidemiology, laboratory, and health information systems capacity.
Recipients may only expend funds for reasonable program purposes, including personnel, travel, supplies, and services, such as contractual.
Funds may not be used for clinical care.
Eligible applicants include the current ELC and EIP grantees which consists of all 50 states, Washington, D.C., 5 largest local health departments (Chicago, Illinois; Houston Texas; Los Angeles, California; New York City, New York; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;), Puerto Rico, and the Republic of Palau or their bona fide agents.
State health departments, large local health departments, the District of Columbia, U.S. Territories, and the general public.
Credentials and or documentation are required. OMB Circular No. A-87 applies to this program.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is required.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
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.
OMB Circular No. A-102 applies to this program. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-110. 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, contact the CDC Procurement and Grants Office Technical Information Management Section (PGO-TIMS) staff. For this, or further assistance, contact PGO-TIMS: Telephone (770) 488-2700, Email: PGOTIM@cdc.gov.
Applications that are complete and responsive will be evaluated for scientific and technical