Health Grant News

Selected health grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Who gets grant money? The (gendered) words decide.

Who gets the grant money? In an article by Meredith Somers for MIT Management, she cites that female scientists are 16% less likely than men to get a high score on their grant proposal due to word...more

The Most Common Program Innovations Among Specialty Provider Organizations

Athena Mandros, Director of Market Inteliigence at Open Minds, writes about "How widespread is the adoption of innovations in specialty provider organziations?" The survey results were presented...more

Urban Farming in a Food Desert

Washington D.C.'s Ward 8 Giant grocery store has introduced its Produce Rx program. The program will enable AmeriHealth Caritas patients with chronic conditions who receive "food prescriptions" to...more

Morgan Stanley to let clients use donor-advised funds focused on drug discovery

Morgan Stanley is launching a new program, called Morgan Stanley GIFT Cures,that enable clients through a donor-advised fund to help them donate money to find treatments for diseases. The program...more




Largest Foundation Support for Health for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
634
1,706,562,474
5
234
113,478,681

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Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for Health




Availability of funds for Title X Family Planning– Innovations in Family Planning Clinical Service Delivery and Studies to Address Opportunities and Barriers for Linking Family Planning Services and Substance Use Disorder Screening and Treatment
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), issued by the Office of Population Affairs (OPA), invites applications from public or private nonprofit entities to conduct research that will lead to...more
Posted On - 2019-04-12


Preventing HIV Infection in Women through Expanded Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Prevention, Screening, and Response Services
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) seeks applicants capable of providing a community-level focus to the prevention, screening, and response to intimate partner violence (IPV) and its...more
Posted On - 2019-04-10




Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program States/Territories Part B Supplemental Grant Program
Health Resources and Services Administration
This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) States/Territories Part B Supplemental Grant Program. The purpose of this program is to...more
Posted On - 2019-03-29


Announcement of Availability of Funds for Embryo Adoption/Donation Services and Public Awareness Grants
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
The Embryo Adoption Public Awareness Campaign was first funded by Congress in fiscal year 2002. The original purpose of the program was to increase public awareness of the existence of a large number...more
Posted On - 2019-03-14






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Who Made Your Pants Founder Combines Fashionable Pants and Human Rights


Who Made Your Pants Founder Combines Fashionable Pants and Human Rights

Becky John, after reading a Guardian article about social enterprises in 2006, decided to trigger her activist DNA by founding Who Made Your Pants? (WMYP)




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