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Disaster Assistance for State Units on Aging (SUAs) and Tribal Organizations in National Disasters Declared by the President

Grant Category
HHS-ACL
Funding Opportunity ID: 289875
Opportunity Number: HHS-2017-ACL-AOA-DA-0187
Opportunity Title: Disaster Assistance for State Units on Aging (SUAs) and Tribal Organizations in National Disasters Declared by the President
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:  
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Income Security and Social Services
Category Explanation:  
CFDA Number(s): 93.048
Eligible Applicants: State governments
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Eligible Applicants: a. State Units on Aging in states for which some or all of the state has been declared a federal disaster area by the President of the United States. b. Federally recognized tribal organizations within the areas declared a federal disaster area by the President of the United States who are currently receiving a grant under Title VI of the Older Americans Act, as amended. Individuals, foreign entities, and sole proprietorship organizations are not eligible to compete for, or receive, awards made under this announcement. 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: Nov 07, 2016
Close Date: Sep 15, 2017 Electronically submitted applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m., ET, on the listed application due date.
Last Updated Date: May 12, 2017
Award Ceiling: $40,000
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $450,000
Expected Number of Awards: 7
Description: Grants awarded under this announcement are to provide disaster reimbursement and assistance funds to those State Units on Aging (SUAs) and federally recognized Tribal Organizations who are currently receiving a grant under Title VI of the Older Americans Act (OAA), as amended. These funds only become available when the President declares a National Disaster and may only be used in those areas designated in the Disaster Declaration issued by the President of the United States. Eligible SUAs and Title VI grantees should discuss all disaster applications with ACL/AoA Regional staff before submitting a formal application. The amount of funds requested should be discussed with Regional staff before the application is completed. Providing a draft of the narrative justification for the application will help expedite the processing of an award. Applicants should talk with the State and local Emergency Managers to determine what funds may be available through other resources before applying for OAA funding. State Units on Aging (SUAs) and federally recognized Tribal Organizations currently receiving a grant under Title VI of the Older Americans Act must submit proposals electronically via http://www.grants.gov . At http://www.grants.gov, you will be able to download a copy of the application packet, complete it off-line, and then upload and submit the application via the Grants.gov website.
Version: Synopsis 3
Modification Comments: ACL launched a new website on May 12, 2017 and the previously provided link: https://acl.gov/Funding_Opportunities/Announcements/Index.aspx may not work. Please try: https://www.acl.gov/grants/applying-grants.

Last modified on 10/16/2017


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