Monthly Archives: August 2015

Department of the Interior announcements

DOI Department of the Interior National Park Service Notice of Intent to Award: Preservation of the Abiel Smith School – Mitigation of Storm Water Infiltration, Boston African American National Historic Site Grant http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=278758 DOI Department of the Interior National Park … Continue reading

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Lee Bennett Hopkins Promising Poet Award

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis The Lee Bennett Hopkins Promising Poet Award will be given every three years to a promising new poet of children’s poetry (for children and young adults up to grade 12) who has published no more than two books … Continue reading

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Spirit Mountain Community Fund

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis Spirit Mountain Community Fund (SMCF) provides the majority of its funding through our General Purpose funding programs. Organizations can apply for the Small Grants funding program OR the Large Grants funding program. Program Objectives Organizations can apply for … Continue reading

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Hunt Research Grants Sponsor Name: Psi Chi: The International Honor Society in Psychology

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis All Psi Chi student and faculty members are eligible to apply for a Thelma Hunt Research Grant. One grant of up to $3,000 is presented annually to enable members to complete empirical research that addresses a question directly … Continue reading

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Program announcement from NIH

AHRQ Health Services Research Projects: Making Health Care Safer in Ambulatory Care Settings and Long Term Care Facilities (R01) (PA-15-339) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Multiple dates, see announcement. NINDS Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to … Continue reading

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RFAs from NIH this week

Urinary Stone Disease Research Network: Clinical Centers (USDRN-CCs) (Collaborative U01) (RFA-DK-15-004) National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Application Receipt Date(s): November 18, 2015 Urinary Stone Disease Research Network: Scientific Data Research Center (USDRN-SDRC) (Collaborative U01) (RFA-DK-15-005) National … Continue reading

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This week’s notices from NIH

OMB Approval for Form Changes Underway – Continue to Use Current Forms Until Further Notice (NOT-OD-15-146) National Institutes of Health eRA Commons Help Desk Rebranded as eRA Service Desk (NOT-OD-15-147) National Institutes of Health Notice of Change to PAR-15-316 “Limited … Continue reading

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National Urban and Community Forestry Challenge Cost-Share Grant Program

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// SYNOPSIS: The sponsor provides funding to support urban and community forestry projects on nonfederal public land that have a national or widespread impact and application. The sponsor anticipates that approximately $900,000 in grant funds will be awarded through the … Continue reading

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Information and News: Disaster Planning and Responses

Integrating Librarians into Local Disaster Management and Training National Library of Medicine The recording and presentation materials of the August 13, 2015 webinar are now available online. During this call, Brian Bunnett, Chair, Public Services Department, from the Cunningham Memorial … Continue reading

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SAMHSA: Pitching Prevention

SAMHSA’s Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT)   Access Information and Materials Pitching Prevention National Webinar Series Thank you for registering for the National Webinar, Session 2. Prevention Messaging in Action: Stories from the Field. We appreciate your interest … Continue reading

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Outstanding Short Story Competition

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis The OutStanding Short Story Competition is Australia’s premier creative writing event for Australia’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer community. Program Objectives The theme for the 2015 competition is “Deep.” All stories must relate to the theme … Continue reading

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Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) Project Demonstration

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis SYNOPSIS: The VAWA/HOPWA Project Demonstration is a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of HIV/AIDS Housing (OHH) and the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW). Through the VAWA/HOPWA Demonstration, OHH and OVW intend to learn about obstacles and promising practices for system alignment, service coordination, and intervention design, and also potentially use those lessons as a model for future interagency collaboration and to improve existing programs. Successful applicants under this NOFA will carry out innovative projects that will work to improve cross-agency planning, resource utilization, and service integration among HIV/AIDS housing providers and sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking service providers. Program Objectives OBJECTIVES: Selected applicants will provide housing assistance and supportive services to low-income persons living with HIV/AIDS who are homeless, or in need of transitional housing or other housing assistance, as a result of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, or stalking; and for whom emergency shelter services or other crisis intervention services are unavailable or insufficient. Each successful applicant under this demonstration will receive two separate one-time only, non-renewable grants from HUD: (1) a HOPWA grant, and (2) a Transitional Housing Assistance Program grant. The HOPWA grant will be used to fund housing assistance for program beneficiaries, coordination and planning activities, and grant management and administration of the HOPWA award. The Transitional Housing Assistance Program grant will be used to pay for supportive services for program beneficiaries and for grant management and administration of the Transitional Housing Assistance Program award. Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Website: http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=278647

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Substance Abuse Service Expansion

Substance Abuse Service Expansion Grants to improve and expand the delivery of substance abuse services at existing health centers that have not received NAP or similar funding this year. Maximum Amount: $150,000/yr. for 2 yrs. Eligible: HRSA Section 330 Grantees … Continue reading

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Community-based Marine Debris Removal Sponsor Name: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis SYNOPSIS: The NOAA Marine Debris Program provides funding to catalyze the implementation of locally driven, community-based marine debris prevention, assessment, and removal projects that will benefit coastal habitat, waterways, and NOAA trust resources. Program Objectives OBJECTIVES: A principal … Continue reading

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Artists in Schools Grant Sponsor Name: Vermont Arts Council

Opportunity/Scripts/2012.2.607/jquery-1.7.1.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.common.min.js/Scripts/2012.2.607/telerik.tabstrip.min.js// Synopsis The Vermont Arts Council provides funding to support artist residencies in schools. Program Objectives Schools can receive funding to collaborate with artists listed in the Council’s Teaching Artist Roster for up to ten days on programs that have … Continue reading

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