Competitive Abstinence Education Grant Program

The summary for the Competitive Abstinence Education Grant Program grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Administration for Children Families ACYF FYSB, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Competitive Abstinence Education Grant Program: The Administration for Families and Children (ACF), Administration on Children, Youth and Families' (ACYF) Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) will be accepting applications for the implementation of the Competitive Abstinence Education (CAE) program. The purpose of the CAE program is to provide funding for additional tools to address the rates of teen pregnancy among adolescent youth who are at greatest risk of sexually transmitted diseases/sexually transmitted infections (STD/STI) and most likely to bear children out of wedlock. Grantees under this program will be expected to develop a targeted and medically accurate approach to reducing teen pregnancies through abstinence education. Abstinence education programming is one intervention in a continuum of services that seeks to prevent teen pregnancy. Program plans will focus on the social, psychological, and health gains to be realized by delaying initiation of sexual activity and engaging in healthy relationships.
Federal Grant Title: Competitive Abstinence Education Grant Program
Federal Agency Name: Administration for Children Families ACYF FYSB
Grant Categories: Income Security and Social Services
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2014-ACF-ACYF-AR-0827
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 93.060
CFDA Descriptions: Competitive Abstinence Education (CAE)
Current Application Deadline: Aug 7, 2014 Electronically submitted applications
Original Application Deadline: Aug 7, 2014 Electronically submitted applications
Posted Date: Jun 23, 2014
Creation Date: Jun 23, 2014
Archive Date: Sep 8, 2014
Total Program Funding: $4,600,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $700,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 9
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Special district governments
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Small businesses
City or township governments
State governments
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Independent school districts
County governments
Additional Information on Eligibility
ACYF 2012 Competitive Abstinence Education grantees with the project period ending September 29, 2014 are eligible to compete for funding under this announcement.
Current ACYF 2013 Competitive Abstinence Education grantees must propose to serve a different population and or/geographical location to receive funding under this announcement. Faith-based and community organizations that meet the eligibility requirements are eligible to receive awards under this funding opportunity announcement. Faith-based organizations are encouraged to review the ACF Policy on Grants to Faith-Based Organizations at: http: //www.acf.hhs.gov/acf-policy-on-grants-to-faith-based-organizations. Applications from individuals, foreign entities, and sole proprietorship for-profit organizations are not eligible and will be disqualified from competitive review and from funding under this announcement.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
http://www.acf.hhs.gov/grants/open/foa/view/HHS-2014-ACF-ACYF-AR-0827
Grant Announcement Contact
ACF Applications Help Desk app_support@acf.hhs.gov
ACF Applications Help Desk

Administration for Children & Families - ACYF/FYSB 202-690-7110
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