Applications due: May 18, 2020
The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program is a “patient-centered system that provides care and treatment services to low income people living with HIV to improve health outcomes and reduce HIV transmission among hard to reach populations.” There are five parts to this program. Part B focuses on providing medical and support services to individuals living with HIV/AIDS. This is a formula grant. There is express language for legal aid.
- The Justice in Government Project’s grants matrix provides an overview of the Ryan White Act, examples of legal aid organizations that have received funding, and helpful tools and tips for applying and building partnerships. Access it here.
Funding Title: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part B States/Territories Supplemental Grant Program
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services – Health Resources and Services Administration
Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-20-065
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Express Language for Legal Aid: Yes! In 2018, HRSA revised the Policy Clarification Notice, which described allowable service categories and program guidance for implementation including legal services:
“Other Professional Services allow for the provision of professional and consultant services rendered by members of particular professions licensed and/or qualified to offer such services by local governing authorities. Such services may include:
- Legal services provided to and/or on behalf of the HRSA RWHAP-eligible PLWH [People Living with HIV/AIDS] and involving legal matters related to or arising from their HIV disease, including …” (see page 21 in the Policy Clarification Notice for a full list)
Target Population: People living with HIV/AIDS
Expected Number of Awards: 30
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No
Estimated Total Program Funding: $60,000,000
Award Ceiling: $0
Award Floor: $0
Current Closing Date for Applications: by May 18, 2020
Eligible Applicants: States and territories that do not have an unobligated balance of more than five percent of their FY 2018 grant funds.
For more information:
Link to Full Announcement: Link to Grants.gov
Contact Information: Contact Susan Robilotto at (301)443-6554 or email firstname.lastname@example.org