Sponsored Programs Administration

Limited Submission Announcement


Please follow the MU Limited Submission Procedures to be considered for a limited submission program.

Sponsor:

Avon Foundation for Women / Avon Foundation Breast Cancer Crusade

Announcement:

Avon Breast Health Outreach Program (BHOP)

Campus Deadline:

07/17/2017

External Deadline:

August 25, 2017

Web Address:

http://avonbhop.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=252&Itemid=279

Funding Amount:

Grants will range from $30,000 to $60,000

Notes:

Only one application for funding will be reviewed per organization.


The Avon BHOP seeks to support programs that:
- demonstrate their ability to overcome barriers to care for underserved women;
- educate women about breast cancer, early detection and screening, risk-reduction and healthy lifestyle choices;
- provide outreach and patient navigation for underserved and hard-to-reach women to both first-time screening and annual screening;
- develop partnerships between community-based outreach and patient navigation providers and local medical providers;
- work with healthcare providers to ensure timely and appropriate clinical follow-up of abnormal screening results;
- assist clients with referrals to other medical and social services as needed and when available; and
- Where applicable, educate older people about coverage of mammograms through Medicare, Medicaid, and other insurance programs and assist them in obtaining the service from providers who accept these forms of health insurance.
 

Post Date: 07/05/17