Funding opportunities

Funding opportunities

As a result of the Policy, Practice and Prevention Research Center’s (P3RC) funding from the CDC Prevention Research Center Program for the 9/30/2019 to 9/29/2024 cycle, UIC investigators are now eligible to apply for 2020 Special Interest Project Competitive Supplements (SIPS).

Please email Amber Uskali, Deputy Director, and Lisa Powell, Director and Cancer Center member, at no later than this Friday, January 10th if you would like to apply for any of the SIP projects listed below. Only one application per SIP opportunity is allowed. A letter of intent is due on Friday, January 17th, 2020 and applications are due on Tuesday, February 25th, 2020.

Application support will be provided by the School of Public Health and awards will receive administrative and grant support from the P3RC and the Division of Health Policy and Administration, as appropriate. 

Click here to access the funding opportunity or search using Opportunity Number RFA-DP-20-003. A list of projects is included below.

SIP 20-003. Improving Genetic Counseling Referrals for Early Onset Colorectal Cancer
SIP 20-004. Effect of Survivorship Care Plans on Cancer Mortality
SIP 20-005. Validity and reliability of survey measures for lung, cervical, breast, and colorectal cancer screening in the redesigned National Health Interview Survey
SIP 20-008. Validation of Self-Reported Vaccination among Adults
SIP 20-009. State-Based Health, Budget Impact and Cost-effectiveness of Improved Coverage and Uptake of Smoking Cessation

The following grant opportunity package was added:

   Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DP-20-003
   Funding Opportunity Title: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers: 2020 Special Interest Project Competitive Supplements (SIPS)
   CFDA Number: 93.135
   CFDA Title: Centers for Research and Demonstration for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
   Competition ID: RFA-DP-20-003
   Opportunity Package ID: PKG00257307
   Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
       Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – ERA
   Opening Date: Dec 23, 2019
   Closing Date: Feb 25, 2020

To view this opportunity package:

If you have questions please contact the Contact Center:
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