Promoting Population Health through Increased Capacity in Alcohol Epidemiology

The purpose of this FOA is to support the building of capacity in alcohol epidemiology in state and large city Health Departments and help provide the tools needed to perform core public health functions, such as public health surveillance.

This increased epidemiologic capacity will help build
the public health infrastructure that is needed to address excessive alcohol use − the fourth leading preventable cause of death in the U.S.

Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.

Office - None.

Successful applicants must comply with the administrative requirements outlined in 45 CFR Part 74 or 92 as appropriate.
Website Address

Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

These funds will be used to support state and local public health capacity in alcohol epidemiology, including staffing, travel, training, supplies, surveys, and/or required analytic software.

Applicants must adhere to all CDC guidelines regarding allowable and unallowable expenses.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

Eligibility will be limited to State and District of Columbia Health Departments, large city health departments (900,00 residents or more), or their Bona Fide Agents.

Beneficiary Eligibility

State and local health departments' work may benefit work may benefit others outside the institution including health professionals, non-profit organizations, and the general public.


No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

Preapplication coordination is required.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is eligible for coverage under E.O.

12372, 'Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs.' An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.

Application Procedures

2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program.

Award Procedures

Successful applicants will receive a Notice of Award (NoA) from the CDC Procurement and Grants Office. The NoA shall be the only binding, authorizing document between the recipient and CDC. The NoA will be signed by an authorized Grants Management Officer and e-mailed to the program director and fiscal officers identified in the applications.


Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.


42 U.S.C. 301(a) of the Public Health Service Act.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

From 120 to 180 days.


Not Applicable.


From 120 to 180 days. Project period is 5 years with 12-month budget periods.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

This program has no statutory formula. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Project period is 5 years with 12-month budget periods. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.

Post Assistance Requirements


No program reports are required.

No cash reports are required.

Annual Progress Reports due 90 days from the end of the budget period.

Federal Financial Reports (FFRs) are due 90 days after the end of the fiscal year.

No performance monitoring is required.


No audits are required for this program.


There is a 5-year records retention requirement; records shall be retained beyond the 5-year period if final audit has not been done, or findings resolved. Property records must be retained in accordance with HHS Policy.

Financial Information

Account Identification



(Cooperative Agreements) FY 16 $731,260; FY 17 est $731,260; and FY 18 est $731,260 - This CFDA supports a new FY16 FOA DP16-1608. No funding in FY15 under this CFDA.

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

No Data Available.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

42 CFR 92 is the regulations that governs this program

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

None. Successful applicants must comply with the administrative requirements outlined in 45 CFR Part 74 or 92 as appropriate.

Headquarters Office

Jessica Mesnick 4770 Buford Hwy, MS F78, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 Phone: 7704888063

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

Applicants will be reviewed based on their responses to the Funding Opportunity Announcement.

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