Department of Health and Human Services: Emergency Awards: Community-engaged COVID-19 Testing Interventions RADx-UP Phase II

The program – Community engaged COVID-19 Testing Interventions among Underserved and Vulnerable Populations RADx-UP Phase II – uses an emergency mechanism to support Phase II of the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics – Underserved Populations (RADx-UP) initiative. These two-year Testing Research Projects will (1) expand the scope and reach of RADx-UP testing interventions to reduce COVID-19 disparities among underserved and vulnerable populations, and (2) address scientific questions on interventions to increase access and uptake of COVID-19 testing given the increasing availability of SARS-CoV-2 vaccines.

Amount: $100,000,000 is available to fund 25-50 awards. Budgets in general are limited to $750,000 per year. Application budget requests over $750,000 in Direct Costs for any year must meet the additional criteria (see solicitation for details). The maximum period is 2 years.

Eligibility: Nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) status with the IRS; city or township governments; tribal governments; tribal organizations; small businesses; institutions of higher education; independent school districts; for-profit organizations; state governments; special district governments; county governments; public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities.

Deadline: July 07, 2021.

Resource Information
Funder Department of Health and Human Services
Eligibility For Profit Organization, Institutes of Higher Education, Local Government, Nonprofit Organization, Schools, State Government, Tribal Government, Tribal Organization
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Sector COVID-19 Emergency Response, Research
Grant Amount $0-$750,000
Deadline Closed