Apply for the OMHRC National African Immigrant Project Awards
Apply for the OMHRC National African Immigrant Project Awards [PDF 140KB]The Office of Minority Health Resource Center has grant money available for organizations serving African communities in the United States that can produce a culturally sensitive approach to addressing and educating the community about HIV/AIDS and STD information. A total of four awards up to a maximum of $5,000 will be awarded for a project period of June 1, 2012 to April 13, 2013. Proposals must link African-immigrant communities with existing services providing access to HIV/AIDS/STD-related activities, education, testing and training. Special attention will be placed on proposals that demonstrate how applicant organizations are able to impact community leadership efforts. The three objectives of the award are to enhance or support HIV/AIDS/STD/ awareness and testing in the community, provide funding for HIV/AIDS and STD-related activities and expand the HIV/AIDS infrastructure and network for all African-serving CBOs through collaborative and transparent partnerships. Find out more information and apply today! [PDF 140KB] The deadline to apply is April 20, 2012, 5 p.m. (EST).