During the COVID-19 pandemic, communities have a greater need than ever for access to high-quality electronic information resources, and the NNLM PNR wants to help.
The NNLM PNR is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a *new* COVID-19 Health Information Outreach Award.
Network members in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington are eligible to receive up to $15,000 to pilot and/or develop programs that address community health needs resulting from the COVID-19 global pandemic. This also includes tools and training to manage information overload or combat misinformation.
At least five (5) COVID-19 Health Information Outreach Awards are available, and applications are due October 30, 2020.
If you plan to submit a proposal, please email a brief statement of intent no later than Friday, October 16. Please submit your statement of intent to apply to email@example.com.
Visit the link below for more complete information on the award and how you can apply today!
Programming ideas you might propose could include (but are not limited to) virtual or in-person* programming such as:
*Dependent on your state, county, and institution’s policies on gatherings and travel, it may be prudent to have contingency plans with alternative virtual programming.
You can also propose to expand e-services and distance programming through enhanced technology, such as (but not limited to):
Preference will be given to proposals supporting NIH-designated U.S. health disparity populations as defined under the Evaluation Criteria section in the RFP.
We look forward to your ideas and hope to see proposals from all 5 states of the NNLM PNR, which includes AK, ID, MT, OR, and WA!
If you have a question, please drop us a line (firstname.lastname@example.org). We welcome all questions and input.