HRSA: Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network Coordination Center (ECCS CoIIN CC)HRSA-16-179
This announcement solicits applications for the Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network Coordination Center (ECCS CoIIN CC. The purpose of this program is to manage, coordinate, and execute a Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CoIIN) approach to assist the recipients of the ECCS Impact grant funding (HRSA 16-047) goals of reducing health disparities by enhancing early childhood (EC) systems building and coordination, and demonstrating improved outcomes in population-based children's developmental health10 and family well-being11 indicators during the project period of this cooperative agreement.. The ECCS CoIIN CC will guide and facilitate three successive 18-month CoIIN cohorts12 consisting of one to five (1 to 5) place-based communities13 per participating ECCS Impact recipient utilizing CoIIN approaches and collective impact14 principles to accelerate or improve results for families. The ECCS CoIIN CC will provide intensive, targeted assistance to the ECCS Impact recipients for use in providing support to their identified place-based communities.
USC may only submit one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White (firstname.lastname@example.org) by March 28, 2016. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.
HRSA indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by April 29, 2016. For more information: http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=281854