Health Grant News

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

Seattle Has Figured Out How to End the War on Drugs

In a New York Times post, written by Nicholas Kristof, columnist and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, it tackles the city of Seattle's bold approach to narcotics. According to Kristof, Seattle is...more

Fulfilling the Promise of Electronic Health Records

J.B. Wogan, Senior Manager, Strategic Communications at Mathematica, shares edited excerpts of an episode of On the Evidence as they interview Genna Cohen and Llew Brown, who research and work with...more

Alabama Gets $6.3 Million to Combat Opioid Addiction

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has recently announced grants of $6.3 million to be awarded to the state of Alabama to help fight opioid addiction. The grants will fund community...more

Integrating Social Justice and Equity in Your Organization

B.PHL Innovation Festival has recently announced its new themed fest, "Integrating Social Justice and Equity in Your Organization" to create social impact. This B.PHL Fest is where organizations...more

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Government Grants for Health

USAID/Uganda Social and Behavior Change for Transformation (SBC4T) Activity
Uganda USAID-Kampala
USAID/Uganda seeks to make a five-year, approximately $35 million award to achieve the result of improved adoption of priority behaviors at the individual, household, and community levels. The...more
Posted On - 2019-09-13

Omics-guided Biobehavioral Interventions for Improved Health Outcomes: A Step Forward in Translation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
National Institutes of Health
The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to stimulate clinical research that harnesses the wealth of advances in the fields of genomics and other omics (e.g., metabolomics,...more
Posted On - 2019-09-13

Complex Integrated Multi-Component Projects in Aging Research (U19 Clinical Trial Optional)
National Institutes of Health
This FOA allows for applications that propose large-scale, complex research projects with multiple highly integrated components focused on a common research question relevant to aging. Such projects...more
Posted On - 2019-09-13

Informatics Technology for Cancer Research Education Center (UE5 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
National Institutes of Health
This UE5 funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is for a part of the NCIs Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (ITCR) program (, and establishes an ITCR Education...more
Posted On - 2019-09-13

Social Entrepreneurship

Girls-Aiding Social Business Accelerators To Help Teen Girls Living In Poverty

Girls-Aiding Social Business Accelerators To Help Teen Girls Living In Poverty

In partnership with the Unreasonable Group, the Nike Foundation is set to launch the Girl Effect Accelerator this November to help social entrepreneurs whose business startups focus on helping economically disadvantaged adolescent girls.

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