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Community Level Interventions to Improve Minority Health and Reduce Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

A competitive grant program to support research projects to develop and test prospective community-level interventions to improve minority health and decrease health disparities.


Eligible Applicants:

  • Researchers

Eligible Community Violence Intervention Programs:

  • Hospital-Based Violence Intervention
  • Street Outreach
  • Group Violence Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Youth Engagement & Employment

2022 Grant Overview

Fund Amount: $15,000,000

Maximum Award Amount: $1,000,000

Total Number of Anticipated Recipients: 10

Solicitation Priorities:

  • Promoting community re-integration and health of individuals returning to the community after incarceration, hospitalization, or institutionalization
  • Preventing accidental injury, violence, or suicide and suicide thoughts and behavior
  • Increasing affordable healthy food option and opportunities for physical activity
  • Changing community norms and reducing structural barriers related to health promoting behaviors
  • Improving community attitudes towards sociodemographic groups or towards individuals with certain health conditions
  • Enhancing the ability of community-dwelling adults to age in place or individuals with disabilities to live independently

How to Apply

Anticipated Deadline: April 18, 2022

Most recent solicitation: 2022

Agency: Department of Health and Human Services

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