Pre-Application Technical Assistance


All webinars are open to all interested applicants. Participation is strongly encouraged but not required to apply for this funding opportunity. To join these webinars, applicants will need a computer with Internet connection and a telephone.

PS19-1904 Review and Q&A Session
CDC will provide a comprehensive review of the funding opportunity announcement including program, eligibility, and application requirements. This session will be an additional opportunity for applicants to ask any questions.
Thursday, October 18, 2018, from 1:00 p.m.-3:00pm EST

PS19-1904 Overview Presentation
CDC provided a comprehensive overview of the funding opportunity including program, eligibility, and application requirements.
Thursday, September 20, 2018, 1:00pm-3pm ET
Presentation slides Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1 MB]

Component-Specific Technical Assistance (TA) Sessions

CDC conducted a series of TA webinar sessions to review requirements and address questions related to each program component of the funding opportunity.

Component 1: National Training
Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 1:00pm-3:00pm ET
Presentation Slides Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1 MB]

Component 3: Continuous Quality Improvement and Sustainability for Community-Based Organizations
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 11:00 am – 12:30pm ET
Presentation Slides Cdc-pdf[PDF – 750 KB]

Component 4: Marketing and Administrative Support for CBA Provider Network (CPN)
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:30pm – 3:00pm ET
Presentation Slides Cdc-pdf[PDF – 604 KB]

Component 2: Regional Technical Assistance
Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 1:00pm-3:00pm ET
Presentation Slides Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1 MB]

Technical Assistance Mailbox

CDC has established an email box ( and voicemail box (404) 718-3180 for potential applicants to ask questions about the funding opportunity and application process. These mailboxes will be available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week for individuals to submit a message. In addition to their questions, applicants should provide their agency name, phone number and an e-mail address for a response. CDC staff will respond to all questions within three business days.  As appropriate, applicant questions and CDC responses will be posted to the funding opportunity website accessible to all applicants. Mailboxes will close at 5:00 PM EST on November 5, 2018.