National Hemophilia Program Coordinating Center

Funding Agency:
Health Resources and Services Administration


The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), Division of Services for Children with Special Health Needs/Genetic Services Branch is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2017 for the National Hemophilia Program Coordinating Center (NHPCC). The purpose of this program is to support a center that will coordinate a collaborative national infrastructure of regional hemophilia networks to promote and improve comprehensive quality care for individuals with hemophilia and related bleeding or clotting disorders such as thrombophilia.

Multiple applications from an organization are not allowable.

  • Duke Internal Deadline: August 23, 2016
  • Sponsor Deadline: October 4, 2016

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Per 42 CFR § 51a.3(a), any public or private entity, including an Indian tribe or tribal organization (as those terms are defined at 25 U.S.C. 450b) is eligible to apply. Faithbased and community-based organizations are eligible to apply. You may NOT apply concurrently to become the lead organization for funding as both the National Hemophilia Program Coordinating Center (NHPCC) (HRSA-17-087) and the Regional Hemophilia Network (RHN) (HRSA-17-074). If you apply for both funding opportunities, you will be considered non-responsive and both applications will be disqualified. RHN applicants are allowed to be included as partners of any applicants for the NHPCC (HRSA-17-087).



Amount Description

Approximately $800,000 is expected to be available annually to fund one (1) recipient. You may apply for a ceiling amount of up to $800,000 per year. The actual amount available will not be determined until enactment of the final FY 2017 federal budget. This program announcement is subject to the appropriation of funds, and is a contingency action taken to ensure that, should funds become available for this purpose, applications can be processed, and funds can be awarded in a timely manner. The project period is June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2022 (five (5) years). 

Funding Type





Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science

Internal Nomination

Owing to the sponsor's restriction on the number of applications that may be submitted from Duke, anyone wishing to pursue nomination should submit the following materials as one PDF.

* A letter of support from dean or chair - 1 to 1.5 pages
* Project summary - 2 to 4 pages
* CV or Biosketch of project leader

Applicants will need to submit internal materials through My Research Proposal.(Code ILN)

Instructions for setting up your account and uploading internal applications can be found here: Instructions_FINAL.pdf

Internal Deadline

August 23, 2016

External Deadline

October 4, 2016