Active Minority Grants from Federal Agencies

Many federal agencies provide grants and programs directed at minority and women owned businesses.


HEAL Initiative: HEALthy Brain and Child Development Consortium Administrative Core (U24 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
The NIH Helping to End Addiction Long-termSM (HEAL) Initiative and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), the National Instit...more
Posted On - 2021-01-11

Grants For Minority Businesses

Many of the SBA programs offering Small Business Grants, Loan Programs and Counseling Programs are offered through state agencies.

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HEAL Initiative: HEALthy Brain and Child Development Data Coordinating Center (U24)
The NIH Helping to End Addiction Long-termSM (HEAL) Initiative and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), the National Instit...more
Posted On - 2021-01-11


Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to encourage innovative health services research that can directly and demonstrably contribute to the improvement of minority health and/o...more
Posted On - 2020-09-30


Qatari Audience Analysis
EXECUTIVE SUMMARYThe U.S. Embassy in Doha Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce an open competition for one cooperative agreement through this Notice of Funding (NOFO). This is an opport...more
Posted On - 2020-08-19


NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities (G08 Clinical Trial Not Allowed).
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) solicits resource grant applications for projects that will bring useful, usable health information to health disparity populations and their health care pr...more
Posted On - 2020-08-19


Minority HIV Research Initiative (MARI) to Support Epidemiologic and Implementation Science Research in Racial/Ethnic Minority Communities Disproportionately Affected by HIV and Build Research Capacity Among Historically Underrepresented ResearchersThe purpose of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to support promising epidemiologic and implementation science research in racial/ethnic minority communities disproportionately affected by ...more
Posted On - 2020-08-12


NIMHD Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (R21 - Clinical Trial Optional)
NIMHD invites applications to support short-term exploratory or developmental research projects that have the potential to break new ground in the fields of minority health and/or health disparities o...more
Posted On - 2020-03-26


National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health) Wave 6 (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for the next 5-year cycle of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health (Add Health) to include a sixth wave of data...more
Posted On - 2020-02-26


Limited Competition: Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
NIMHD invites applications from eligible institutions to establish a national coordinating center (CC) for NIMHD-funded Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMIs). The primary goals of RCMI Spe...more
Posted On - 2020-02-25




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Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) Program - Interprofessional Collaborative Practice

The Health Resources and Services Administration has recently announced the establishment of the Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) Program - Interprofessional Collaborative Practice.







Financial Aid for Students - The Role of the Federal Student Aid Office

The Federal Student Aid Office makes sure that eligible students get to benefit from financial assistance to complete an education beyond high school. The Office plays a vital role in the entire financial aid process and has an active role in ensuring that students have access to all the information they need when requesting federal assistance to attend college.




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Honest Tea: Living Somewhere in the Grey


“TEO” and co-founder of Honest Tea, Seth Goldman, talks about living in a shade of grey – businesses wouldn’t exist without its consumers. As he said, “There are current issues we deal with, and even if we solve one of those issues, we should be moving on to the next one. As long as we are a consumer-based economy, there’s no way around it. No way to totally lose that area of grey.”