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FDA Assistance & Grants Opportunities

The Food and Drug Administration is now posting all grant application packages on the Grants.gov Web site and accepting electronic applications. The site allows organizations to electronically review and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies. Grants.gov is a unified storefront for interactions between grant applicants and the Federal agencies that manage grant funds.

To comply with the President's Management Agenda, the Department of Health and Human Services is participating as a partner in the new government-wide Grants.gov Apply initiative. Users of Grants.gov will be able to download a copy of the application package, complete it off-line, and then upload and submit the application via the Grants.gov site. We request your participation in this exciting project. When you enter the Grants.gov site, you will find information about submitting an application electronically.

Grants.gov has a link for "Getting Started," which provides step-by-step instructions. You will be asked to complete four separate registration processes before submitting your application. Please allow at least two weeks for these processes which are:

All Small Business Initiative Research (SBIR) funding opportunities are listed under http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/sbir.htm.

All unsolicited applications, with the exception of those directed to the Center for Veterinary Medicine, are submitted to the National Institutes of Health, Center for Scientific Review, 6701 Rockledge Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-7710.

Center for Faith-Based & Community Initiatives: The CFBCI's mission is part of the Department' of Health and Human Services' focus on improving human services for our country's neediest citizens. This center leads the Department's efforts to better utilize faith-based and community-based organizations in providing effective human services.

The FDA recognizes that faith-based organizations are important contributors to FDA’s mission and welcomes all qualified organizations to participate in programs receiving Federal financial assistance (grants and cooperative agreements). For more detailed information regarding specific objectives and requirements, please see our brochure.

Questions Questions regarding the administration of FDA's grant program may be directed to:
Kimberly Pendleton, Chief, Grants Management Officer (Grants, Interagency Agreements, Technology Transfer) 301.827.9363

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