The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year (FY) 2021 Sickle Cell Disease Newborn Screening Follow-up Program. The goal of this program is to improve health outcomes for individuals living with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) by supporting the development of statewide and regional networks of SCD support services and leveraging the expertise of community-based organizations (CBOs) and community health workers (CHWs).
Application Due Date: April 29, 2021
Estimated Number of Awards: Up to 20 grants
Estimated Award Amount: Up to $184,000 per year
Period of Performance: September 1, 2021 – August 31, 2026
The NOFO can be accessed at:
A Technical Assistance webinar for this NOFO is scheduled for:
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Time: 1-2 p.m. ET
Call-In Number: 1- 866-880-0834
Participant Code: 23996302
For more information, contact Hakim Fobia at HFobia@hrsa.gov.