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Notice of Funding Availability - Lead Poisoning Prevention Outreach and Collaboration

Monday, November 26, 2018

UPDATE: The deadline for this funding opportunity is now Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 4:30pm.

DOEE seeks eligible entities to propose solutions for how to provide information to families about lead screening and prevention and to participate in available collaborative networks to address lead and other environmental health hazards in the home. This project is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program in the amount of $36,000. Three awards of approximately $12,000 each will be granted. This amount is subject to availability of funding and approval by the appropriate agencies.

A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means:

Download from the attachments below.

Email a request to [email protected] with “Request copy of RFA 2019-1905” in the subject line.

Pick up a copy in person from the Department’s reception desk, located at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. To make an appointment, call Lisa Gilmore at (202) 535-2624 and mention this RFA by name.

Write DOEE at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, “Attn: Lisa Gilmore RE: “RFA 2019-1905” on the outside of the envelope.

An informational meeting and conference call will be held on 12/13/18 at 2:00 p.m. The in-person informational meeting will be conducted at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. The call number for the informational meeting is 1-877-680-0165 and the conference code is 5498641#.

The deadline for application submissions is Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at 4:30 pm. Five hard copies must be submitted to the above address and a complete electronic copy must be e-mailed to [email protected].

Eligibility: Institutions below may apply for these grants:

  • Nonprofit organizations, including those with IRS 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) determinations;
  • Faith-based organizations;
  • Government agencies;
  • Universities/educational institutions; and
  • Private Enterprises.

For additional information regarding this RFA, write to: [email protected].