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Research on Community Level Interventions for Firearm and Related Violence, Injury and Mortality Prevention

A competitive grant program to fund ten community-level research projects on community-level violence interventions aimed at preventing firearm violence and mortalities.


Eligible Applicants:

  • States
  • Local governments
  • Nonprofits
  • Researchers
  • Institutions of higher education
  • Independent school districts
  • Indian tribes or tribal organizations
  • Hospitals

Eligible Community Violence Intervention Programs:

  • Street Outreach
  • Safe Passage
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Youth
  • Group Violence Intervention
  • Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

2022 Grant Overview

Fund Amount: TBD

Maximum Award Amount: $500,000

Total Number of Anticipated Recipients: 10

Solicitation Priorities:

  • New, innovative violence intervention strategies that build on or complement existing strategies
  • Multidisciplinary or multisectoral stakeholders (e.g., education, health, justice, social services)

How to Apply

Anticipated Deadline: April 22, 2022

Most recent solicitation: 2022

Agency: Department of Health and Human Services

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