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Centers of Excellence

  • Program Name:Centers of Excellence
  • Activity Code:D34
  • Application Available:1/23/2018
  • Application Deadline:3/26/2018
  • Created By:Schwab, Dawn
  • Created On:1/5/2017
  • Last Updated by:Wildberger, William
  • Last Updated On:1/23/2018
  • Estimated Project Start Date:7/1/2018

 Details of the changes posted in this announcement

Not Available

 Announcement Information

Announcement Number HRSA-18-009
Announcement Code
CFDA Number 93.157
Provisional No
Activity Code D34
Competitive Yes
Fiscal Year 2018


This Program Guidance solicits applications from the four Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) that are specifically designated in statute to receive Centers of Excellence (COE) Program awards under Public Health Service Act (PHSA) section 736(c)(2). The COE Program funds innovative resource and education centers to assist health professions schools in supporting programs of excellence in health professions education for under-represented minority (URM) individuals. Specifically, the COE Program is part of a national strategy to improve the public’s access to quality, culturally appropriate health care by supporting programs that assist URM students and faculty

 Legislative Information

Public Health Service Act, Title VII, Section 736

 Application Information

Application Available 01/23/2018
Application Deadline 03/26/2018
Supplemental Application Deadline N/A
Explanation for Deadline N/A
Archive Date 05/25/2018
Letter of Intent Not required
Application Package SF424 R&R
FOA Available Yes
Competitive Application Types Supported New; Continuation & Supplement
Allow Electronic Submission N/A
Page Limit for Application
Allow Multiple Applications
from an Organization from
Electronic Submission Instruction Electronic submission is/will be available in Grants.Gov

 General Information

Projected Award Date N/A
Estimated Project Period N/A
Estimated Project Start Date 07/01/2018
Estimated Project End Date 06/30/2023
Estimated Amount of this Competition $12,000,000.00
Estimated Number of Awards 4
Estimated Average Size of Awards $0.00
Cost Sharing No
Cooperative Agreement No

 Contact Information

Name Denethia Sellers McCarthy
Phone Number (301)443-0550

 Download Information

Expand FOA (Guidance) Attachment (Maximum 1)
Document Name Size Date Attached Description
HRSA-18-009 FINAL COE (002).pdf 156 kB 01/23/2018
Expand Application Package (Maximum 1)
No documents attached
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