CSWE Government Relations (GR) is sharing the following forecasted funding opportunity from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). CSWE GR is able to provide high-level context about this future opportunity.
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a forecasted grant opportunity titled "Pilot Projects to Address Factors Contributing to Structural Racism in Public Health" (Pilot Projects Initiative). This initiative is focused on supporting community-led coalitions with creating and implementing innovative approaches to address policies that contribute to health disparities and structural racism. The Pilot Projects Initiative objectives include:
The Pilot Projects Initiative solicitation is expected to be published in February 2022. The estimated total program funding is $10 million and the award ceiling is $500,000. More information regarding the initiative can be found here.