All Letters of Intent (LOIs) and full proposal applications for this funding opportunity must be submitted jointly by a project team of individuals and organizations collectively bringing the necessary expertise, influence, and expertise to carry out the proposed project.
Applications can be led by either a primary community partner or an MCW School of Medicine Principal Investigator.
Please see the full RFA for eligibility details regarding both primary applicants.
AHW uses a cost-reimbursement model. Funds may only be used for direct, project-related expenses. Please review a complete list of AHW’s Direct, Indirect, and Unallowable Costs (PDF) as you prepare your application.
In addition, AHW funds may not supplant funds or resources otherwise available. Please see AHW Supplanting Criteria for details (PDF).
Applicants under this RFA are required to have a pre-submission meeting with Program Manager Tim Meister. Please contact Tim early in your application process to set up a meeting.
Applications will only be accepted through the official AHW online application. Stage 1 LOI applications must be received by 5 PM (CST) on January 29, 2020. Those applicants invited to submit a Stage 2 Full Proposal Application must submit their application by 5 PM (CST) on June 3, 2020. No paper or emailed applications will be considered. AHW will confirm receipt of the submission via email to the primary community and MCW School of Medicine partners.
AHW can assist community organizations in identifying a potential MCW School of Medicine academic partner to work with. Please fill out the Partnership Request Form and discuss your needs with Program Manager Tim Meister at (414) 955-5886 or email@example.com at least a month prior to a submission.
Please note that this request does not guarantee a partnership may be identified.
The call for Population and Community Health Studies is a two-step application process:
- Application Stage 1: Letter of Intent (LOI) applications due by 5 PM (CST) on January 29, 2020. Applicants will be notified by April 8, 2020 of invitation to move to stage 2.
- Application Stage 2: Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal application by 5PM (CST) on June 3, 2020.
- Award Determination: Award determinations will be made on August 13, 2020.
Please see the full RFA for review criteria and details regarding the application process. We anticipate making award announcements in August 2020, with funded projects beginning their work in October 2020.