Traumatic Brain Injury Program

Departmental Grant ID:
RFA IL-21-01
Portal ID:
6844
Status:
Closed
Opportunity Type:
  • Grant
Last Updated:

Details

Purpose:

The DOR is working to expand current TBI resources to establish a statewide network of services and supports that will improve the quality of life for persons with TBI, their families, and caregivers. 

Description:

The DOR is working to expand current TBI resources to establish a statewide network of services and supports that will improve the quality of life for persons with TBI, their families, and caregivers.The DOR, through its Independent Living and Assistive Technology Section (ILATS), announces the availability of state grant funds as authorized under WIC sections 4353-4358.5. This RFA is made available to qualified service providers for the purpose of carrying out the programs and services needed to support individuals with TBI and their families.The term of this grant will be January 1, 2022 or upon approval whichever is later, through June 30, 2024. At the DOR’s option, one or more grants may be extended for an additional one (1) year under the same terms and conditions, not to exceed two (2) extensions or four and a half (4.5) years total. The determination to extend a grant will be considered on a case-by-case basis. This program is funded through an annual General Fund appropriation of $1,050,000.00 to be divided equally across up to six grants. In the event that fewer than six grants are awarded, funding will be equally distributed across all awarded grants.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Business
  • Nonprofit
  • Public Agency

Per WIC sections 4353-4358.5, this RFA is made available to qualified service providers for the purpose of carrying out the programs and services needed to support individuals with TBI and their families.

Matching Funding Requirement:

Service providers must match not less than 20 percent of the amount granted, except for funds used for mentoring. The required match may be cash or in-kind contributions, or a combination of both, from the awardee or any cooperating agency. In-kind contributions may include, but shall not be limited to, staff and volunteer services.

Important Dates

Application deadline The date (and time, where applicable) by which all applications must be submitted to the grantor.
Expected award announcement The date on which the grantor expects to announce the recipient(s) of the grant.
October 26, 2021
Period of performance The length of time during which the grant money must be utilized.
up to 5 years

Funding Details

Total estimated available funding The total projected dollar amount of the grant.
$1,050,000
Expected number of awards A single grant opportunity may represent one or many awards. Some grantors may know in advance the exact number of awards to be given. Others may indicate a range. Some may wish to and wait until the application period closes before determining how many awards to offer; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
6
Estimated amount per award Grant opportunities representing multiple awards may offer awards in the same amount or in varied amounts. Some may wish to wait until the application period closes before determining per-award amounts; in this case, a value of “Dependent” will display.
$175,000
Letter of Intent Required? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) provide a letter of intent.
No
Requires Matched Funding? Certain grants require that the recipient(s) be able to fully or partially match the grant award amount with another funding source.
20%
Funding Source: 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:

The DOR, through its Independent Living and Assistive Technology Section (ILATS), announces the availability of state grant funds as authorized under WIC sections 4353-4358.5.

Funding Method: 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).
  • Reimbursement(s)

Funding Method Notes:

January 1, 2022 to June 30, 2022 will be $525,000 divided equally between successful awardee for the partial year.July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 will be $1,050,000.00 divided equally between successful awardee.July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024 will be $1,050,000.00 divided equally between successful awardee.

How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.

Resources

For questions about this grant, contact:
1-916-558-5680, grants@dor.ca.gov