Injury Center Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs)

CE06-008: Urban Partnership Academic Center of Excellence (U-PACE)

Initial Fiscal Year: 2006
Program: DVP
FOA Number: CE06-008
FOA Title: Urban Partnership Academic Center of Excellence (U-PACE)


The purpose of the program announcement is to announce the availability of fiscal year (FY) 2006 funds to establish an Urban Partnership Academic Center of Excellence (U-PACE). The Center is expected to actively foster an environment conductive to reciprocally beneficial collaborations among health scientists, social scientists and a targeted high-risk community in Philadelphia, with the common goal of reducing youth interpersonal violence injury and death. This RFA addresses the “Healthy People 2010” priority area of injury and violence prevention and is in alignment with NCIPC’s performance goal to conduct a targeted program of research to reduce injury-related death and disability.

Awarded Projects

Project Title: Nashville Youth Violence Prevention UPACE
Grant Number: 5 U49 CE001091-04
Project Period: 09/01/2006 – 08/31/2011

Project Title: UPACE: The Philadelphia Collaborative Violence Prevention Center
Grant Number: 5 U49 CE001093-04
Project Period: 09/01/2006 – 08/31/2011