A Service Area Competition–Additional Area (SAC-AA) is announced when new service areas become available for competition after the annual fiscal year (FY) SAC announcement. The following resources provide an overview of the SAC-AA process and answers to frequently asked questions for all SAC-AAs announced in FY 2014.
Applicants must be public or nonprofit private entities, such as tribal, faith-based, or community-based organizations, that propose to serve a service area and its associated population(s) and patients identified in Table 6 of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). To be eligible an applicant must meet all criteria listed in Section III: Eligibility Information of the SAC-AA FOA.
For more information on performance measures, see the following resources:
SAC-AA applications must be submitted via Grants.gov and the HRSA Electronic Handbooks (EHB). See the Application Deadlines table above for more information about deadlines.
Katherine McDowell or Vesnier Lugo
HRSA, Bureau of Primary Health Care
Office of Policy and Program Development
301-594-4300 | BPHCSAC@hrsa.gov
HRSA, Division of Grants Management Operations
Office of Federal Assistance Management
301-594-4245 | email@example.com
EHB Application Assistance
877-974-2742 | BPHCHelpline@hrsa.gov
HRSA-15-008 Service Area Competition
HRSA-15-009 Service Area Competition
HRSA-15-010 Service Area Competition
HRSA-15-118 Service Area Competition: Additional Area - Baltimore, MD
HRSA-15-016 Affordable Care Act New Access Points
HRSA-15-011 Service Area Competition
Electronic Submission Questions:
BPHChelpline@hrsa.gov or 1-877-974-2742, Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM ET (excluding federal holidays)
EHB Account Access Questions:
HRSA Contact Center
CallCenter@hrsa.gov or 1-877-464-4772, Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM ET (excluding federal holidays)
Before you can apply for this funding opportunity, you must register in three places: DUNS, SAM, and Grants.gov.
Be sure to provide complete and consistent information to all three systems. If there is a problem anywhere in the process, your registration can take 4 weeks or even longer. Before you do anything else, make sure you Register & Get Ready.