NVHR Hepatitis C Project Booster Mini‐Grants 2016 Request for Funding Proposal
We are pleased to announce thatthe National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable (NVHR) is offering program booster mini‐grants for one (1) year to NVHR member organizations working on hepatitis C education, screening and linkage to care activities. Three to six awards will be given ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 each.
PURPOSE: The main purpose of this request for funding proposal (RFP) is to enhance the capacity of NVHR members and partners to conduct hepatitis C education, testing and linkage to care in their local communities. The emphasis of this RFP is on baby boomers (those born from 1945 – 1965) and other persons at risk for hepatitis C.
PROPOSAL: Applicants should request support for an activity or activities that will leverage or build upon an existing program or project aimed at increasing hepatitis C testing and/or linkage to care. These grants are intended to identify and bolster best practices in hepatitis C testing/linkage to care and to build community and coalition among organizations and individuals engaged in such efforts. Grantees will be expected to evaluate their projects, submit final reports to NVHR, and present their findings on a webinar.
Applicants must be current NVHR members or a coalition with at least one NVHR member. Applicants can join NVHR by visiting our website at www.nvhr.org/join. Organizations must become NVHR members by the application deadline of February 5, 2016 in order to qualify.