The CSWE Public Policy Initiative (PPI) is sharing a funding opportunity announcement (FOA) from the National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), with other institutes, within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The PPI is able to provide high-level context about this opportunity.NIMHD, with other NIH Institutes, Centers and Offices (ICOs), published an FOA to support "(1) observational research to understand the role of structural racism and discrimination (SRD) in causing and sustaining health disparities, and (2) intervention research that addresses SRD in order to improve minority health or reduce health disparities."Research objectives include:
Letters of Intent and the earliest submission date is July 20, 2021. Application budgets are limited to $500,000 direct costs annually. The maximum project period is five years.
The full FOA is available at https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MD-21-004.html.