Mobilization for Health: National Prevention Partnership Awards (NPPA)
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) announce the anticipated availability of funds for Fiscal Year 2014.
The Mobilization for Health: National Prevention Partnership Awards (NPPA) grant program is designed to:
- Promote and accelerate partnerships
- Catalyze collaborations to improve health and wellness through access to and use of preventive services across the United States
- Educate and train health workers and the public
- Establish communication programs for all community populations regardless of social and economic barriers or race/ethnicity
The program seeks to establish integrated, collaborative local, state, regional, and tribal partnerships to increase community awareness and action on preventive health services.
OASH oversees and coordinates a broad array of activities directly supporting preventive health services, with a specific focus on creating better systems of prevention, eliminating health disparities and achieving health equity, and bringing the Healthy People initiative alive for all Americans. More information about specific national plans, agendas, frameworks, and other OASH activities.
It is anticipated that funding decisions will be completed by September 2014. The authorized organization representative or the contact person who submitted the application will be notified of the decision. Information about individual applications cannot be released at this time.