Field Initiated Projects Program (research)

The summary for the Field Initiated Projects Program (research) 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 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 Community Living, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Field Initiated Projects Program (research): The purpose of the Field Initiated (FI) Projects program is to generate new knowledge through research or develop methods, procedures, and rehabilitation technology that maximize the full inclusion and integration into society, employment, independent living, family support, and economic and social self-sufficiency of individuals with disabilities, especially individuals with the most severe disabilities. Another purpose of the FI Projects program is to improve the effectiveness of services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. In carrying out a research activity under an FI Projects research grant, a grantee must identify one or more hypotheses or research questions and, based on the hypotheses or research questions identified, perform an intensive, systematic study directed toward producing (1) new scientific knowledge, or (2) better understanding of the subject, problem studied, or body of knowledge.
Federal Grant Title: Field Initiated Projects Program (research)
Federal Agency Name: Administration for Community Living
Grant Categories: Health
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: HHS-2016-ACL-NIDILRR-IF-0124
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 93.433
CFDA Descriptions: ACL National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research
Current Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2016 Electronically submitted application
Original Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2016 Electronically submitted application
Posted Date: Dec 23, 2015
Creation Date: Dec 23, 2015
Archive Date: Mar 23, 2016
Total Program Funding: $1,800,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $200,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $195,000
Expected Number of Awards: 9
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
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)
County governments
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
City or township governments
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Private institutions of higher education
Independent school districts
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Special district governments
State governments
Additional Information on Eligibility
States; public or private agencies, including for-profit agencies; public or private organizations, including for-profit organizations; IHEs; and Indian tribes and tribal organizations. Individuals, foreign entities, and sole proprietorship organizations are not eligible to compete for, or receive, awards made under this announcement.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Grant Announcement Contact
Marlene Spencer [email protected]
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Administration for Community Living 202-357-3436
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