Funding Opportunity Announcements

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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 2015

Title Transforming State LTSS Access Functions into a No Wrong Door System for All Populations and All Payers: Statewide Implementation
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Center for Consumer Access and Self-Determination (CCASD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-CCASD-NW-0110
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 27, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
June 14, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
May 27, 2015, at 2:00 pm ET
Call: 888-282-1672 / Passcode: 3363664 / Webinar Link

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2015

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Title Advancing Person-Centered, Trauma-Informed Supportive Services for Holocaust Survivors
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-HS-0111
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 31, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
June 10, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
June 9, 2015, at 2:00 pm ET
Call: 800-988-9478 / Passcode: 3335771

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2015
Downloads Pre-Application Teleconference Transcript (PDF, 289KB)

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Title Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA) Funding for Beneficiary Outreach and Assistance: Title VI Native American Programs
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-MITRB-1501
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
August 3, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET
Downloads Program Announcement and Grant Application Instructions (PDF, 118KB)

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Title American Samoa and Guam CIL Competition
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Disability (AoD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOD-IL-0113
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
August 17, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
July 7, 2015, at 9:00 pm ET

From Guam/American Samoa call: 303-330-0440
From Continental US/AK/HI call: 800-832-0736
Passcode: *9782067#

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Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2015

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Title Statewide Independent Living Council Training and Technical Assistance Center
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Disability (AoD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOD-IT-0112
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
August 17, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
July 3, 2015

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2015

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Title University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AIDD-DD-0114
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
September 10, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
August 21, 2015

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2015

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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-2015-ACL-AOA-DA-0066
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
September 11, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
Ongoing through September 30, 2015

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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FY 2015 Closed

Title 2015 Lifespan Respite Care Program: Grants to New States
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Center for Consumer Access and Self-Determination (CCASD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-CCASD-LR-0103
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 13, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
June 1, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
May 19, 2015, at 2:00 pm ET
Call: 888-945-5891 / Passcode: 7729224#

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015
Downloads Pre-Application Teleconference: Transcript (PDF, 221KB) | Audio (MP3, 7.59MB)

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Title Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative—Specialized Supportive Services (ADI-SSS) Project Financed Solely by 2015 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF 2015)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AOA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-AL-0104
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 6, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
May 20, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
May 14, 2015, at 12:30 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015
Downloads Pre-Application Teleconference Transcript (PDF, 142KB)
Frequently Asked Questions UPDATED June 8, 2015 (PDF, 402KB)

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Title Alzheimers’s Disease Supportive Services Program (ADSSP): Creating and Sustaining Dementia-Capable Service Systems for People with Dementia and their Family Caregivers
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AOA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-DS-0105
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 6, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
May 20, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
May 14, 2015, at 2:00 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015
Downloads Informational Call Transcript (PDF, 134KB)
Frequently Asked Questions (PDF, 294KB)

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Title Information and Planning: Understanding the Capacity of the Aging Network
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AOA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-UC-0109
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 6, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
May 20, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
May 13, 2015, at 3:00 pm ET
Call: 866-742-7935 / Passcode: 3025989

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015

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Title State Grants to Enhance Adult Protective Services
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AOA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-JI-0106
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
July 6, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
June 4, 2015

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015

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Title National Minority Aging Organizations (NMAO) Technical Assistance Centers
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AOA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-HD-0097
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
June 15, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
May 18, 2015

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2015

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Title Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP)/State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) Hard-to-Reach Beneficiary Project
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Center for Consumer Access and Self-Determination (CCASD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-CCASD-SM-0107
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
June 14, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
April 30, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
May 7, 2015, at 2:00 pm ET
Call: 888-566-5975 / Passcode: 5922266

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015
Downloads Pre-Application Teleconference: Transcript (PDF, 261KB) | Audio (MP3, 15.3MB)

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Title Lifespan Respite Care Program Technical Assistance
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Center for Consumer Access and Self-Determination (CCASD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-CCASD-LT-0102
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
June 8, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
April 26, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
April 16, 2015, at 2:00 pm ET
Call: 888-945-5891 / Passcode: 7729224

Projected Start Date:
August 1, 2015
Downloads Pre-Application Teleconference: Transcript (PDF, 47KB) | Audio (MP3, 4.32MB)

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Title PPHF-2015—Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs Financed Solely by 2015 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2015)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-FP-0092
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
June 1, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
May 1, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
April 23, 2015 (ET)
Non-tribal applicants: 2:00–3:00 pm ET
Tribal applicants: 3:30–4:30 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015

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Title PPHF-2015—Empowering Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs Financed Solely by 2015 Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF-2015)
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-CS-0094
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
June 1, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
May 1, 2015

Conference Call for Potential Applicants:
April 8, 2015 at 2:00 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
September 1, 2015

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Title Help America Vote Act
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AIDD-DH-0095
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
May 26, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
April 3, 2015

Projected Start Date:
September 30, 2015

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Title National Legal Resource Center
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-LA-0100
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
May 13, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
July 1, 2015

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Title Senior Legal Helplines and Model Approaches—Technical Assistance
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-LM-0101
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
May 13, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
July 1, 2015

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Title National Resource Centers on Older Indians, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Aging (AoA)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AOA-OI-0098
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
May 12, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
July 1, 2015

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Title University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AIDD-DD-0099
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
May 11, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
July 1, 2015

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Title Paralysis Resource Center
Agency Administration for Community Living (ACL)
Center Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-AIDD-PR-0093
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 27, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Letter of Intent Due:
March 10, 2015

Projected Start Date:
June 1, 2015

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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 Consumer Access and Self Direction (CCASD)
Funding Opportunity Number HHS-2015-ACL-CCASD-MP-0091
Key Dates Deadline for Application Submission:
April 14, 2015, at 11:59 pm ET

Projected Start Date:
June 1, 2015
Downloads Pre-Application Teleconference: Audio (16.3MB)

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Funding Opportunities/Grant Announcements for Previous Years

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Last Modified: 7/22/2015