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Technical Assistance

Assistance for Applicants 

Debunk the Myths Video Series

 

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Date Posted: December 2013

Federal grants can be excellent funding opportunities for your project, but not understanding the process can lead to a great deal of frustration. Debunking common myths will assist you with your grant applications.

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Funding Application Assistance: An Introduction for Tribal entities

 

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Date Posted: August 2013

Learn about funding opportunities and our current resources to help successfully apply for grant funding assistance.  

 

 

Tips for Writing and Submitting Grant Proposals

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Date Posted: February 2013

Be concise (your application cannot be longer than 80 pages) and precise in describing:

  • Goals and objectives, which should be clearly defined and specific;
  • Need, which includes both the need for the service or activity that the grant will support and also your organization's track record in fulfilling that need;
  • Response and impact, which clearly shows how you plan to achieve the purpose of the grant program and includes supporting data whenever possible;
  • Resources and capabilities, which delineates the knowledge, staffing and fiscal stability that you have to carry out your proposal and meet the goals of the grant program;
  • Budget, which is a realistic plan that matches your goals and objectives and includes a narrative that justifies the costs.

Top 10 Tip for Writing a Grant Application

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Grant Application Review Process

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Date Posted: February 2013

Every grant application receives a comprehensive review, conducted by an outside panel of independent subject matter experts who volunteer or are nominated to become grant reviewers.
 

Each application is reviewed by three reviewers, who separately score the application according to review criteria spelled out in the Funding Opportunity Announcement. 

 

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Learn About the Grant Life Cycle 

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Date Posted: February 2013

Grants Process-Pre-award, Award, Post-Award and Grant Closeout

Once an application is successfully submitted, reviewed and awarded it then becomes a grant that must be effectively administered throughout its life cycle.  The webcast touches on key and integral parts of post award details for grantees, while providing insights on pre-award and close-out interfaces and actions to include reporting, financial management requirements, and audits.

Competitive Application Review Process

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Date Posted: February 2013

Grants Process-Pre-award, Award, Post-Award and Grant Closeout

Once an application is successfully submitted, reviewed and awarded it then becomes a grant that must be effectively administered throughout its life cycle.  The webcast touches on key and integral parts of post award details for grantees, while providing insights on pre-award and close-out interfaces and actions to include reporting, financial management requirements, and audits.

Health Professions: Application Assistance

Health professions grant programs that receive appropriated funds from the U.S. Congress hold competitions during the Federal fiscal year (October 1 through September 30) the appropriation is made. Applications are due no less than 30 days after the grant competition is announced.

Are You Eligible for Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr) Funding Opportunities? recorded webcast

Health Professions Grant Application Preferences and Priorities recorded webcast

Strengthen Your Health Professions Grant Application recorded webcast

Bureau of Health Professions and Its Role in HRSA recorded webcast

Back to Basics: The Foundations for Grant Writing recorded webcast for nurse training grant applications

General Assistance for Current Grantees

Grant Application Tracker:

Become a Grant Application Reviewer recorded webcast

Addressing Health Disparities through Civil Rights Compliance and Enforcement recorded webcast

How Effective Healthcare Communication Contributes to Health Equity video

Health Center Technical Assistance

HIV/AIDS Technical Assistance: Target Center

On-Demand Technical Assistance Webcasts recorded webcasts