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Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Burn Model System (BMS) Centers Program

Grant ID
290631
Grant Category
HHS-ACL
Funding Opportunity ID: 290631
Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACL-NIDILRR-DPBU-0203
Opportunity Title: Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Burn Model System (BMS) Centers Program
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:  
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Category Explanation:  
CFDA Number(s): 93.433
Eligible Applicants: State governments
County governments
City or township governments
Special district governments
Independent school districts
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: States; public or private agencies, including for-profit agencies; public or private organizations, including for-profit organizations; IHEs; and Indian tribes and tribal organizations. To be eligible for a grant through the Burn Injury Model System Centers Program, an applicant institution must provide a multidisciplinary system of rehabilitation care specifically designed to meet the needs of individuals with burn injury including but not limited to, physical, psychological, and community reintegration needs. The system must encompass a continuum of care, including emergency medical services, acute care services, acute medical rehabilitation services, and post-acute services. Foreign entities are not eligible to compete for, or receive, awards made under this announcement.
Agency Code: HHS-ACL
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Community Living
Posted Date: Mar 10, 2017
Close Date: May 09, 2017 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
Last Updated Date: Mar 10, 2017
Award Ceiling: $389,000
Award Floor: $361,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Description: The Administrator of the Administration for Community Living established a priority for the funding of Burn Model System Centers (BMS Centers) Program. The BMS Centers must provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary services to individuals with burn injury and conduct research that contributes to evidence-based rehabilitation interventions and clinical and practice guidelines. The BMS Centers must generate new knowledge that can be used to improve outcomes of individuals with burn injury in one or more of the domains identified. Under this particular DRRP priority, applicants must propose research that contributes to the development of evidence-based burn rehabilitation practices through the advancement of science at any stage of research; and can be used to improve outcomes of individuals with burn injury in one or more domains identified in NIDILRR's Long Range Plan for Fiscal Years 2013-2017 (78 FR 20299). These domains are: (1) health and function, (2) community living and participation, and (3) employment.
Version: Synopsis 1

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