Funding Opportunity Announcements

Report Fraud at oig.hhs.govIndividuals are not eligible to apply for ACL funding. Our Help & Resources section provides general resources as well as specific resources for individuals with disabilities, older people, and their families and caregivers.

Current ACL Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) are provided below. FOAs are listed in order of the Deadline for Application Submission; therefore, those with the earliest closing date are listed first.

REMEMBER: Submit required forms with your application as noted in the specific FOAs. The following is a list of ACL’s most frequently required forms:

Additional information and resources can be found in our How to Apply for a Competitive Grant section or on www.grants.gov.


FY 2016

Title National Limb Loss Resource Center
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Disabilities (AoD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOD-LL-0118
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
February 8, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
December 18, 2015

Projected Start Date:
April 1, 2016

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Title State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) Base Grant
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Center for Independent Programs (CIP)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-CIP-SA-0123
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
February 15, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
April 1, 2016

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Title Field Initiated Projects Program (Development)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-NIDILRR-IF-0125
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
February 22, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2016

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Title Field Initiated Projects Program (Research)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-NIDILRR-IF-0124
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
February 22, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2016

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Title University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Disabilities
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOD-DD-0121
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
February 29, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
July 1, 2016

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Title Switzer Research Fellowships Program
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-NIDILRR-SF-0136
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
March 14, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
February 3, 2016
Please reserve by contacting: Carolyn Baron

Letter of Intent Due:
February 17, 2016 Please Email letter Attn: Patricia Barrett

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2016

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Title National Information & Referral Support Center
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Announcement Type Initial
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-IR-0134
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number 93.048
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 01, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
N/A

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2016

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Title Empowering Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs Financed Solely by 2016 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2016)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Announcement Type Initial
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-CS-0128
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number 93.048
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 06, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
February 22, 2016

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
February 17, 2016 from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

The dial-in information is below:
1-800-857-1828
Passcode: 5444880

A recording will be available approximately 48 hours after the call concludes at the following number: 1-866-395-7264

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2016

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Title Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs Financed Solely by 2016 Prevention and Health Funds (PPHF-2016)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-FP-0132
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 06, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
February 22, 2016

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
February 18, 2016, at 12 pm EST

The dial-in information is below:
1-888-790-2043
Passcode: Falls

A recording will be available approximately 48 hours after the call concludes at the following number: 1-866-421-0440

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2016

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Title Senior Medicare Patrol Projects - Empowering Seniors to Prevent Health Care Fraud
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Center for Integrated Programs (CIP)
Announcement Type Initial
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-CIP-MP-0147
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number 93.048
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 11, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
March 7, 2016

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
March 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST

The dial-in information is below:
1-866-650-5631
Passcode: 2687641

Projected Start Date:
June 1, 2016

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Title National Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) Resource Center Financed Solely by 2016 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2016)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-CS-0127
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 13, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
February 22, 2016

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
N/A

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2016

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Title National Falls Prevention Resource Center Financed Solely by 2016 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2016)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-FP-0131
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 13, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
February 22, 2016

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
N/A

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2016

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Title Disaster Assistance for State Units on Aging (SUAs) and Tribal Organizations in National Disasters Declared by the President
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2016-ACL-AOA-DA-0115
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
September 12, 2016, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
Ongoing through September 30, 2016

NOTE: Funding is only available for areas included in a Presidential National Disaster declaration. Only State Units on Aging and federally recognized Tribal Organizations funded under the Older Americans Act in the affected areas may apply for disaster assistance funding.

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Funding Opportunities/Grant Announcements for Previous Years

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Last Modified: 2/11/2016