Public Health Weekly


Funding and Other Opportunities

Partnerships for Population Health Learning Opportunity

ASTHO, with support from and in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will assist two state/territorial health agencies in developing or expanding a cross-sector collaboration related to housing or transportation. The participating health agencies will receive technical assistance from ASTHO and the CDC, as well as financial support of up to $10,000 to support health agency staff time, training needs, facilitator fees, or other needs related to cross-sector partnership building.

Deadline for submissions: Dec. 3, 2021 by 5 p.m. ET

Competitive Bid: Disability and Preparedness Expert Consultant

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO), in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is seeking the services of a highly qualified contractor with expertise on disability and preparedness topics to provide support to ASTHO’s disability and preparedness specialists, and the jurisdictions that they serve. The selected contractor should have a deep understanding of the field of public health preparedness, including familiarity with evaluating and updating Emergency Operations Plans (EOP) to ensure that they comprehensively include people with access and function needs. Under this contract, the contractor will coordinate with ASTHO to lead jurisdictions through a review and update of their EOPs and offer technical assistance on various other projects.

Deadline for submissions: Dec. 17, 2021 by 5 p.m. ET