PPHF 2014 A Comprehensive Approach to Good Health and Wellness in Indian Country financed solely by 2014 Prevention and Public Health Funds – The primary purpose of this funding is to establish or strengthen and broaden the reach and impact of effective chronic disease prevention programs that improve the health of tribal members and communities. The approach includes a combination of policy and environmental approaches, community clinical linkages, and health system interventions. Eligibility Information Insert narrative for each header below based on content outlined in the Guidance. Eligible Applicants: 1. Component 1: American Indian Tribes and Alaskan Native Villages 2. Component 2: American Indian or Alaska Native Tribal Organizations 1. Special Eligibility Requirements: Component 1 applicants must provide documentation of support in the form of an official letter from official tribal leadership, or a tribal resolution. Component 2 applicants must provide official letters of support or resolutions from the American Indian tribes and Alaskan Native villages they intend to work with under the funding opportunity announcement, representing half plus one of the tribes/villages in their IHS designated area. Access http://www.ihs.gov/locations/ for more information on IHS Areas.
Current Closing Date for Applications: July 22, 2014. Dates: 1. Letter of Intent (LOI) Deadline: N/A 2. Application Deadline: July 22, 2014 11:59 p.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time, on http://www.grants.gov 3. Informational conference call for potential applicants: May 28, 2014, 2:00 pm-3:30 pm Eastern Daylight Time, Call-in number: 800-779-8307 (Toll Free), Participant passcode: 3508689