Understanding and Addressing the Disparity in Vaccination Coverage Among U.S. Adolescents Living in Rural Versus Urban Areas

Funder: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – ERA

Due Date: 2/13/2018

Budget: $1,050,000

Opportunity: RFA-IP-18-003

https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=295266

The purpose of this notice of funding opportunity (NOFO) is to: 1) obtain a better understanding of the factors contributing to disparities in vaccination coverage observed between adolescents living in rural areas compared to adolescents living in urban areas within the United States for all recommended vaccines, with a special emphasis on human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine; and 2) implement and evaluate an intervention(s) to improve vaccination coverage among adolescents living in rural areas.

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