Sickle Pan-African Research Consortium Collaborative Sites (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Opportunity NumberRFA-HL-21-009
Opportunity TitleSickle Pan-African Research Consortium Collaborative Sites (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Close DateJune 8, 2020 (Monday)
Award AmountUp to $100,000 (total funding : $1,053,000)

Funding Detail Description

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) seeks both applications from established sites of the Sickle Pan-African Research Consortium (SPARCO) and applications from other Sub-Saharan African nations to become the Consortiums new sites. The renewed and expanded SPARCO including a Clinical Coordinating Center (CCC), up to 3 established sites and additional satellite sites, up to 3 new sites, and the associated Sickle Africa Data Coordinating Center (SADaCC) will together constitute the Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) Network. This network aims at developing a sustainable resource that will advance SCD-related epidemiologic, translational, and clinical studies.

Funding Additional Information

Agency NameNational Institutes of Health
Important Dates
Post DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Close DateJune 8, 2020 (Monday)
Last Updated DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Archive DateJuly 14, 2020 (Tuesday)
Awards Detail
Award Ceiling$100,000
Estimated Total Program Funding$1,053,000
Expected Number Of Awards6
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional Information URLhttp://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-21-009.html

CFDA Numbers

Next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this grant.
  • 93.839 - Blood Diseases and Resources Research

Categories of Funding Activities

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Health

Category Explanation

  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants

  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Independent school districts
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Small businesses
  • Others

Additional Information on Eligibility

  • Other Eligible Applicants include the following: Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AANAPISISs); Eligible Agencies of the Federal Government; Faith-based or Community-based Organizations; Hispanic-serving Institutions; Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs); Indian/Native American Tribal Governments (Other than Federally Recognized); Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Organizations); Regional Organizations; Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) ; U.S. Territory or Possession.

Grantor Contact Information

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