Research to Action: Assessing and Addressing Community Exposures to Environmental Contaminants

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
02/03/2016 9 am PST
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
NIH (National Institutes of Health)
Description: 

Deadline unknown for FY 2017. This Funding Opportunity Announcement encourages applications using community-engaged research methods to investigate the potential health risks of environmental exposures of concern to the community and to implement an environmental health action plan based on research findings.

Category: 
Public Health, Environmental Risks, Community Health.
Funding Amount: 
The number of awards is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications. Application budgets are not limited but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.
Matching Funds: 
This FOA does not require cost sharing as defined in the NIH Grants Policy Statement.

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Eligibility includes tribally controlled colleges and universities, federally recognized tribal governments, and Native American tribal organizations.