Supporting Primary Care to Advance Cardiovascular Health in States with High Prevalence of Preventable CVD Events (U18) - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Opportunity NumberRFA-HS-20-002
Opportunity TitleSupporting Primary Care to Advance Cardiovascular Health in States with High Prevalence of Preventable CVD Events (U18)
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateFebruary 21, 2020 (Friday)
Last Updated DateFebruary 21, 2020 (Friday)
Close DateMay 25, 2020 (Monday)

Funding Detail Description

This initiative will fund the dissemination and implementation of PCOR clinical and organizational findings into primary care practices to improve healthcare quality with a focus on cardiovascular care. AHRQ is particularly interested in applications from States with the highest cardiovascular disease (CVD) burden. The initiative will accomplish this goal by catalyzing the development of a sustainable, State-based external primary care quality improvement (QI) support infrastructure to expand the States current and future capacity to disseminate and implement PCOR evidence into primary care practice.

Funding Additional Information

Agency NameAgency for Health Care Research and Quality
Important Dates
Post DateFebruary 21, 2020 (Friday)
Close DateMay 25, 2020 (Monday)
Last Updated DateFebruary 21, 2020 (Friday)
Archive DateJune 30, 2020 (Tuesday)
Awards DetailNot Available
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional Information URLhttp://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HS-20-002.html

CFDA Numbers

Next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this grant.
  • 93.226 - Research on Healthcare Costs, Quality and Outcomes

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; Non-domestic (non-U.S.) Entities (Foreign Institutions) are not eligible to apply. Non-domestic (non-U.S.) components of U.S. Organizations are not eligible to apply. Because the purpose of this program is to improve healthcare in the United States, foreign institutions may participate in projects as consortia or as subcontractors only. Applications submitted by foreign institutions will not be reviewed. Organizations described in section 501(c) 4 of the Internal Revenue Code that engage in lobbying are not eligible.

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor ContactKathryn Marron, Ph.D. Receipt and Referral Officer Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, HHS Office: (301) 427-1554 Email: Kathryn.Marron@ahrq.hhs.gov