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Bolster ADRD data among disparate groups by increasing data collection and building upon existing evidence of ADRD prevalence in populations historically underrepresented in research. Disaggregating data for misrepresented populations such as Asian Americans and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders. Assess the frequency of utilization populations of focus. Outreach of existing resources and services to impacted and underrepresented populations.


Our goal is that these research projects lead to an advancement of knowledge regarding Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, with a focus on understanding and addressing the greater prevalence of dementia in women and communities of color and also focus on populations historically underrepresented in research including the LGBTQ+ community, either in the academic or research field and to clinical implementation, including new treatment methodologies, or new detection and diagnosis innovations.

CDPH would like to improve the capacity of the public health, health care delivery, and long-term care services and support systems in California for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Additionally, a better understanding of underrepresented or disparate populations to ensure implementation of culturally responsive preventive measures, long-term care services, and support systems at the community level that fosters health equity and reduces health disparities experienced by vulnerable communities in California.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Nonprofit
  • Other Legal Entity

UC/CSU and Nonprofit organizations

Eligible Geographies:

Statewide California

Important Dates

The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantmaker. Time listed as “00:00” equates to midnight.
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January 31, 2024
The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
07/01/24 - 06/30/28

Funding Details

The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
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5 – 7
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Yes ( see Description for details )
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The funding source allocated to fund the grant. It may be either State or Federal (or a combination of both), and be tied to a specific piece of legislation, a proposition, or a bond number.
  • State

Funding Source Notes:

Governor's Task Force Alzheimer's Disease Prevention Preparedness and Path Forward, 2021 Budget Act, annual funds.

The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Other

Funding Method Notes:

Two categories of funding are available: Individual Investigator Awards and Consortium Research Awards. Applicants may apply in one or both categories; however, an applicant that applies in both categories will only be funded for one category. CDPH reserves the right to award funds in the below categories, contingent on available funds. 

How to Apply

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