2014 Call for Proposals
Deadline: July 23, 2014, 3:00 p.m. ET
Link to RFA
Studies funded through this solicitation will focus on multidisciplinary research that examines the organization, financing, delivery and quality of public health services and the subsequent impact on population health outcomes. Projects may seek to: 1) elucidate the health and economic value of public health activities; 2) understand how elements of the public health system influence the effective implementation of evidence-based public health strategies and/or strategies for collaboration between the public health and clinical health care delivery systems; and/or 3) test the impact of alternative strategies for delivering evidence-based public health services and/or collaborative approaches aimed at community health improvement between the public health and clinical health care delivery systems. Public health strategies include programs, policies, laws, services and administrative practices that are implemented by a variety of contributors within public health delivery systems for the primary purpose of promoting health and/or preventing disease and injury on a population-wide basis.
- Approximately $3.2 million is available through this solicitation.
- Up to nine awards of up to $350,000 each for a maximum of 24 months will be available.
July 23, 2014 (3 p.m. ET)
Deadline for receipt of full proposals.
Finalists notified of funding recommendations.
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
Applicants may be either public entities or nonprofit organizations or academic institutions that are tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are not private foundations or non-functionally integrated Type III supporting organizations. The Foundation may require additional documentation. Complete eligibility criteria can be found in the Call for Proposals document.