Grant Amount: Approximate Total Fiscal Year Funding: $1,000,000.00. The program goal and objectives relevant to this FOA in Burma and Papua New Guinea are to support laboratory systems strengthening needs to provide high quality diagnostic testing and clinical services for persons living with HIV/AIDS (PLHA) in these countries.
Grant Amount: Approximate Total Fiscal Year Funding: $2,500,000. Following earlier PEPFAR funded work, the intent of this FOA is to consolidate earlier efforts and to ensure that complete technical skills have been built and will remain sustained for the future. Each year, the Ministry and National Institute for Health gain new skill in strategic information (SI) and continue to grow as an evidence based public health institute.
Grant Amount: Estimated $1,500,000 for competitive grants. The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS or Department), Office of Minority Health (OMH) located within the Office of the Secretary announces the anticipated availability of funds for Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 for HIV/AIDS Initiative for Minority Men (hereafter referred to as AIMM Initiative) under the authority of Section 1707 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. §300u-6).
Grant Amount: Approximate Current Fiscal Year Funding: $25,000,000; Approximate Total Project Period Funding: $125,000,000. The goals of this FOA are to: (1) Support the implementation of country-led, population-based HIV impact assessments to measure HIV-relevant services uptake and health outcomes and to monitor and inform policy and programming. (2) Strengthen host country capacity and skills to conduct population-based HIV impact assessments. (3) Use cost-effective, sustainable approaches and design elements leveraging current and evolving technologies.
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to support pilot clinical trials that test intervention(s) aimed at eliminating cells that are latently-infected with HIV. Trials supported by this FOA should include full integration with laboratory approaches to detect and measure the elimination of latently-infected cells in blood, cerebral spinal fluid, if appropriate, and tissue.
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to invite applications proposing innovative, high risk, high impact research to identify novel HIV vaccine concepts and targets. A further focus is to answer important scientific questions that will aid in the design and development of an effective immunogen that may provide long-term safe protection from either acquisition of, or ongoing infection by HIV.
Prevention programs must be based on the actual needs of the relevant populations. There is evidence of an interaction of comorbid mental health factors, such as alcohol/drug use and abuse with high-risk sexual behaviors. Alcohol and drugs may provide a disinhibiting effect as an impetus to engage in unsafe behaviors, but a more complex conceptualization that includes mental health factors may be required to design effective prevention programs.
The Chicago Foundation for Women (CFW) is a social change foundation that accepts proposals focusing on women's issues or concerns in the following categories: social / systems change advocacy, capacity building / organizational development, arts / culture, day care advocacy, domestic violence / sexual assault, employment / economic development, general social services, housing / homelessness, leadership development, physical and mental health, reproductive rights, and women's philanthropy.
The Astraea National Lesbian Action Foundation supports organizations that directly addres issues related to lesbians. Organizations should demonstrate an understanding of the connections among oppressions and a capacity for addressing interrelated forms of oppression such as sexual orientation, gender, class, race, ethnicity, age, physical and mental ability, national identity, and religious affiliation.