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Grant Opportunity ID
Department of Health
Grant Opportunity
Innovative Hepatitis C Care and Treatment Models for People Who Inject Drugs (PWID)
Contact Name
Colleen Flanigan
Contact Email
Solicitation Profile
PLEASE NOTE: Addendum #2, dated 12/6/18, has been issued for this RFA. Please see full RFA for details.

PLEASE NOTE: Addendum #1, dated 11/20/18, has been issued for this RFA. Please see full RFA for details.

The New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute (NYSDOH AI) Division of HIV and Hepatitis Health Care, Bureau of Hepatitis Health Care announces the availability of $900,000 annually in state funding for five (5) years to provide increased access to hepatitis C care, treatment and cure among people who inject drugs (PWID) infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV).

The intent of this RFA is to support three (3) innovative HCV care and treatment models that will address the needs and the barriers PWID with HCV face when accessing HCV services in traditional health care settings. Each model will provide HCV services in a non-traditional setting, including but not limited to co-location at syringe exchange programs/drug user health hubs, onsite at drug treatment programs, via mobile van, or tele-health technology.
Full Announcement Details
Applications Due (Date / Time)
January 03, 2019 / 04:00 PM ET
Bidder's Conference(s)/Application Workshop(s)
None available
Anticipated Award DateMonday, April 1, 2019
Anticipated Initial Contract Length5 Years
Total Funding Available$4,500,000.00
Anticipated Amount of Award(s)$300,000.00
NarrativeUp to three (3) awards of $300,000 each.
Letter of IntentNot Required
Letter of Intent Due
NarrativeLetters of intent are not a requirement of this RFA.
Questions Due DateWednesday, November 21, 2018
Questions and Answers NarrativeAll substantive questions must be submitted to Colleen Flanigan via email to: To the degree possible, each inquiry should cite the RFA section and paragraph to which it refers. Written questions will be accepted until the date posted on the cover of this RFA. This includes Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) questions and questions pertaining to MWBE forms. Questions of a technical nature can also be addressed in writing at the email address listed above. Questions are of a technical nature if they are limited to how to prepare your application (e.g., formatting) rather than relating to the substance of the application. All questions submitted should state “HCV Innovative Care Models” in the subject line.
Questions and Answers Posting TypeUpload
Questions and Answers Posting Date12/7/2018 12:00:00 AM
Questions and Answers Link or UploadClick here
Eligible ApplicantsNot-For-Profit, Governmental Entity
Target Population(s)Other
Service Area(s) Health Services
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