Runaway and Homeless Youth Training and Technical Assistance Center

Funding Opportunity ID: 290167
Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACF-ACYF-CY-1240
Opportunity Title: Runaway and Homeless Youth Training and Technical Assistance Center
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Income Security and Social Services
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.623
Eligible Applicants: Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Pursuant to Section 1351.11 of the RHY Act final rule, published in the Federal Register on December 20, 2016, public (state and local) and private nonprofit entities, and coordinated networks of such entities, are eligible to apply for a RHY Program grants unless they are part of the juvenile justice system.
Faith-based and community organizations that meet the eligibility requirements are eligible to receive awards under this funding opportunity announcement. Applications from individuals (including sole proprietorships) and foreign entities are not eligible and will be disqualified from competitive review and from funding under this announcement.
Agency Code: HHS-ACF-FYSB
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children & Families – ACYF/FYSB
Posted Date: Jun 09, 2017
Close Date: Jul 19, 2017 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
Last Updated Date: Jun 09, 2017
Award Ceiling: $2,100,000
Award Floor: $1,500,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,100,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: The Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) supports a national Training and Technical Assistance effort designed to enhance and promote the continuous evidence based quality improvement of services with a focus on the social and emotional well being of children, youth and families served by FYSB funded runaway and homeless youth grantees. FYSB expects to award one cooperative agreement to enhance the programmatic and administrative capacities of public and private agencies to provide services to the targeted populations. Applicants will be expected to provide evidence of their ability to provide services to all grantees of the Administration of Children and Families (ACF) Federal geographic regional locations. Applicants must serve all ten ACF Federal Regions and may include subcontractors to provide services that will cover the regional multi-State areas. This funding opportunity is a 36 month project with three 12-month budget periods.
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The Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site, New York

Funding Opportunity ID: 296076
Opportunity Number: NPS-17-NERO-0114
Opportunity Title: The Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site, New York
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Education
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.954
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: This announcement is not a request for applications.
This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award a continuation of a previously competed or single source justified master cooperative agreement.
Agency Code: DOI-NPS
Agency Name: Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Posted Date: Aug 02, 2017
Close Date: Aug 11, 2017
Last Updated Date: Aug 02, 2017
Award Ceiling: $124,500
Award Floor: $124,500
Estimated Total Program Funding: $124,500
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award a continuation of a previously competed or single source justified master cooperative agreement.
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Elder Justice Innovation Grants

Funding Opportunity ID: 294104
Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACL-AOA-EJIG-0236
Opportunity Title: Elder Justice Innovation Grants
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Income Security and Social Services
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.747
Eligible Applicants: Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility”
Additional Information on Eligibility: Foreign entities are not eligible to compete for, or receive, awards made under this announcement.
Agency Code: HHS-ACL
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Community Living
Posted Date: Jun 12, 2017
Close Date: Aug 14, 2017 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
Last Updated Date: Jun 12, 2017
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Award Floor: $350,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,850,000
Expected Number of Awards: 5
Description: The purpose of the Elder Justice Innovation Grants program is to support the development and advancement of new and emerging issues related to elder justice. Funded projects will contribute to the improvement of the field of elder abuse prevention and intervention at large, such as by developing materials, programs, etc. that can be widely disseminated and/or replicated, or by establishing and/or contributing to the evidence-base of knowledge. For FY 2017, funded projects will continue to build the evidence-base on successful approaches to reduce and ameliorate the harm people experience as a result of abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation, and to better understand what adult protective services practices produce the best outcomes.
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Basinwide & Basin States Salinity Control Programs

Funding Opportunity ID: 296165
Opportunity Number: BOR-UC-17-F003
Opportunity Title: Basinwide & Basin States Salinity Control Programs
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Environment
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.509
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Basinwide Program:
A legal entity that is the owner or operator of the features to be replaced and/or to be constructed and capable of contracting with Reclamation.

Basin States Program (BSP):
A legal entity or individual that is owner or operator of the features to be replaced and/or to be constructed and capable of contracting with the state in which it is located – Utah, Colorado, or Wyoming.

Both:
Propose projects that are located in the Colorado River Basin above the Hoover Dam.
Be responsive to the FOA requirements.
Only use proven technology.
Not be of a nature that creates undue financial risk for Reclamation.
Be in an area where salt load can be provided.
Provide sufficient pressure and appropriate velocity where topography enables it to allow for the future installations of high efficiency on-farm improvements (i.e. sprinkler systems).

Agency Code: DOI-BOR
Agency Name: Department of the Interior
Bureau of Reclamation
Posted Date: Aug 04, 2017
Close Date: Nov 14, 2017
Last Updated Date: Aug 04, 2017
Award Ceiling: $6,000,000
Award Floor:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Expected Number of Awards:
Description: The Colorado River Basin Salinity Control Program (Salinity Control Program) was designed to meet the objectives of the Colorado River Basin (Basin) Water Quality Standards. These standards include a Plan of Implementation to limit further degradation of water quality in the Colorado River that provides water to southern California, Arizona, Nevada, and New Mexico. The objective of the Salinity Control Program has been to minimize salt loading in the Colorado River system by seeking cost-effective regional solutions to the problem. The Bureau of Reclamation solicits, ranks, and selects new Salinity Control Projects based on a competitive process open to the public. Cooperative agreements are awarded with selected applicants. Projects have typically involved converting unlined canals and ditches to pipelines located in the Upper Basin States of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming to reduce seepage that picks up salt and carries it into the Colorado River system. Reclamation also utilizes the services of state agencies in the states of Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming, to assist in funding cost-effective activities to reduce salinity in the Colorado River system.
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Increasing Accountability in Tunisia and Empowering the Judicial Financial Pole

Funding Opportunity ID: 295143
Opportunity Number: NEAAC-ACMEPI-17-009
Opportunity Title: Increasing Accountability in Tunisia and Empowering the Judicial Financial Pole
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Law, Justice and Legal Services
Other (see text field entitled “Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity” for clarification)
Category Explanation: Government Accountability
CFDA Number(s): 19.500
Eligible Applicants: Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Small businesses
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Public International Organizations
Agency Code: DOS-NEA-AC
Agency Name: Department of State
Assistance Coordination
Posted Date: Jun 30, 2017
Close Date: Jul 31, 2017 No Explanation
Last Updated Date: Jun 30, 2017
Award Ceiling: $2,000,000
Award Floor: $1,000,000
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Expected Number of Awards:
Description: The Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to increase the Tunisian government’s accountability and responsiveness to citizens’ concerns over corruption. The successful applicant will assist the Financial Judiciary Pole (FJP), established under the authority of the Government of Tunisia’s Higher Judicial Council, develop the institutional framework and technical capacity to achieve its mission to transparently investigate and prosecute financial corruption cases in Tunisia. Proposed activities under this opportunity must not overlap with existing reform efforts of the Tunisian judiciary.
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Genetic Analysis of Relic Aspen

Funding Opportunity ID: 295875
Opportunity Number: P17AS00543
Opportunity Title: Genetic Analysis of Relic Aspen
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Natural Resources
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.945
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Notice of intent to partner with Colorado State University under existing cooperative agreement P17AC00971. No applications will be accepted.
Agency Code: DOI-NPS
Agency Name: Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Posted Date: Jul 26, 2017
Close Date: Notice of intent to partner with Colorado State University under existing cooperative agreement P17AC00971. No applications will be accepted.
Last Updated Date: Jul 26, 2017
Award Ceiling: $26,801
Award Floor: $1
Estimated Total Program Funding: $26,801
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: This Agreement provides for the transfer of funds from the National Park Service to Colorado Natural Heritage Program/Colorado State University for field sampling and analysis focused on uncovering important genetic information for a relic aspen tree stand located at Bighorn Canyon NRA (BICA). This aspen stand was currently unknown and was discovered during the NPS Vegetation Mapping Project completed by Colorado State University in 2015. Based on the unique location of this aspen stand, the NPS park resource management is interested to further explore this aspen stand genetics and understand if this is a pure aspen stand or a hybrid; if pure, what are the genetic diversity of this stand. Colorado State University located the stand, sampled the aspen stand and drafted a publication report on this aspen stand with some preliminary information in 2016.
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Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD)

Funding Opportunity ID: 290439
Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACF-ANA-NC-1263
Opportunity Title: Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD)
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Income Security and Social Services
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.612
Eligible Applicants: Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Non-profit organizations representing American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and other Native American Pacific Islanders, including American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands are eligible applicants under this announcement.
A full listing of eligible entities under this announcement are:
Federally recognized Indian tribes, as recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs; Incorporated non-federally recognized tribes; Incorporated state-recognized Indian tribes, Consortia of Indian tribes; Incorporated non-profit multi-purpose community-based Indian organizations; Urban Indian Centers; Alaska Native villages as defined in the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANSCA) and/or non-profit village; Non-profit native organizations in Alaska with village-specific projects; Incorporated non-profit Alaska Native multipurpose, community-based organizations; Non-profit Alaska Native Regional Corporations/Associations in Alaska with village-specific projects; Non-profit Alaska Native community entities or tribal governing bodies (Indian Reorganization Act or Traditional Councils) as recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs; Public and non-profit private agencies serving Native Hawaiians; National or regional incorporated non-profit Native American organizations with Native American community-specific objectives; Public and non-profit private agencies serving native peoples from Guam, American Samoa, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands;Tribal Colleges and Universities, and colleges and universities located in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands that serve Native American Pacific Islanders.Faith-based and community organizations that meet the eligibility requirements are eligible to receive awards under this funding opportunity announcement. Applications from individuals (including sole proprietorships) and foreign entities are not eligible and will be disqualified from competitive review and from funding under this announcement.
Agency Code: HHS-ACF-ANA
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children and Families – ANA
Posted Date: Jun 09, 2017
Close Date: Jul 19, 2017 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
Last Updated Date: Jun 09, 2017
Award Ceiling: $300,000
Award Floor: $100,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 7
Description: The Administration for Native Americans (ANA), within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), announces the availability of Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 funds for the Native Youth I-LEAD. This program will emphasize a comprehensive, culturally-appropriate approach to ensure that all young Native people can thrive and reach their full potential by fostering Native youth resilience, capacity building, and leadership. Native Youth I-LEAD will specifically focus on implementation of community programs that promote Native youth resiliency and foster protective factors such as connections with Native languages and Elders, positive peer groups, culturally-responsive parenting resources, models of safe sanctuary, and reconnection with traditional healing. Projects will also promote Native youth leadership development through the establishment of local models to instill confidence in Native youth of their value and potential, preparation of older youth to be role models for younger peers, and activities that foster leadership and skills-building. In addition, it is intended that Native youth must be actively involved during the planning and implementation phases of the projects to ensure that they are responsive to the needs of Native youth in the communities to be served and to ensure that youth remain engaged throughout the project period.
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Cultivating the Next Generation of Wild and Scenic River Explorers and Managers

Funding Opportunity ID: 296161
Opportunity Number: P17AS00618
Opportunity Title: Cultivating the Next Generation of Wild and Scenic River Explorers and Managers
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Natural Resources
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 15.921
Eligible Applicants: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code: DOI-NPS
Agency Name: Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Posted Date: Aug 07, 2017
Close Date: Aug 13, 2017 This is a Notice of Intent only. This Task Agreement is being awarded under Cooperative Agreement P13AC01381 which was already awarded under a competitive process. No applications are being accepted at this time.
Last Updated Date: Aug 07, 2017
Award Ceiling: $75,000
Award Floor: $1
Estimated Total Program Funding: $75,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: Through this Task Agreement, the partners will create, fill, administer, and support the placement of internships and fellowships with the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System program. The participants will receive high-quality exposure to the kinds of professional work performed by NPS to benefit local rivers and local communities, and will include efforts to engage young people in projects that support natural resource conservation, stewardship, and outdoor recreation. Fellowships will be 11-month positions; Rigorous Internships that conform to the specific requirements of an approved Rigorous Internship Program as outlined by NPS and the Office of the Secretaryâ¿¿s Personnel Bulletin No. 12-15 will be 11-weeks long. Through this work, the participants will become familiar with NPS river conservation and recreation efforts and career opportunities and will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in natural resource and youth engagement projects.
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Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Training and Technical Assistance (T/TA) Program: Learning Communities Resource Center (LCRC)

Funding Opportunity ID: 287931
Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACF-OCS-ET-1216
Opportunity Title: Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Training and Technical Assistance (T/TA) Program: Learning Communities Resource Center (LCRC)
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Income Security and Social Services
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.569
Eligible Applicants: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: As prescribed by Section 678A(c)(2) of the CSBG Act (42 U.S.C. 9913(c)(2)), eligible applicants are CSBG-eligible entities, or statewide or local organizations or associations, with demonstrated expertise in providing training to individuals and organizations on methods of effectively addressing the needs of low-income families and communities.Faith-based and community organizations that meet the eligibility requirements are eligible to receive awards under this funding opportunity announcement. Applications from individuals (including sole proprietorships) and foreign entities are not eligible and will be disqualified from competitive review and from funding under this announcement.
Agency Code: HHS-ACF-OCS
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Children and Families – OCS
Posted Date: Jun 14, 2017
Close Date: Jul 24, 2017 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
Last Updated Date: Jun 14, 2017
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Award Floor: $500,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: The Office of Community Services (OCS) within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) will support one cooperative agreement for the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Learning Communities Resource Center (LCRC). This cooperative agreement is intended to support a 3-year effort for the CSBG LCRC to build the long-term capacity of the CSBG Network by promoting and regularly convening several specific learning communities (defined in the Definitions of Terms later on in this section) and improving access to validated quality T/TA information and resources (i.e., innovative, evidence-based, evidence-informed, field tested, exemplary, and/or promising practices). The LCRC will provide technical assistance to State CSBG Lead Agencies and CSBG Eligible Entities to identify activities and services that improve program outcomes for low-income individuals, families, and communities. The successful applicant will review the existing LCRC’s T/TA work and present a plan to assist States and Eligible Entities in identifying and implementing innovative services and strategies that align with the National Community Action Theory of Change. This includes frequently convening learning community groups comprised of State CSBG Lead Agencies, CSBG-Eligible entities, RPIC grantees and other stakeholders to encourage a culture of success, transparency, and partnerships. The grantee chosen will work to improve the validity, quality, and quantity of T/TA information and resources available to State CSBG Lead Agencies and CSBG-Eligible Entities and assist the CSBG network with implementing CSBG National Performance Management Framework. Learning communities may focus on specific community-level strategies or individual and family services consistent with the domains for CSBG National Performance Indicators (NPI’s). In addition, learning communities may focus on approaches designed to promote positive for outcomes across multiple domains in the CSBG Performance Management Framework.
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Addressing Ebola and other Highly Infectious Diseases Internationally

Funding Opportunity ID: 295763
Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-CK15-150507SUPP17
Opportunity Title: Addressing Ebola and other Highly Infectious Diseases Internationally
Opportunity Category: Continuation
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Health
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.818
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: This award will be a continuation of funds intended only for the recipient previously awarded under CDC-RFA-CK15-1505, Addressing Ebola and other Highly Infectious Diseases Internationally, Grant Number 6NU50GH001894-01.
Agency Code: HHS-CDC-CGH
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control – CGH
Posted Date: Jul 21, 2017
Close Date: Sep 21, 2017
Last Updated Date: Jul 21, 2017
Award Ceiling: $0
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $0
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Description: Addressing Ebola and other Highly Infectious Diseases Internationally
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