FY 2021 Ending the HIV Epidemic-Primary Care HIV Prevention Funding (HRSA-21-092)

Access the FY 2021 PCHP notice of funding opportunity (PDF - 497 KB) (updated 1/7/21)

Question and Answer Sessions for Applicants

Watch the December 16, 2020 presentation HRSA BPHC exit disclaimer for applicants
Presentation Slides (PDF - 714 KB)

Anticipated total annual available funding, estimated number of awards, Grants.gov deadline, and ineligible costs have been updated since the date of this presentation.

Watch the January 21, 2021 question and answer session HRSA BPHC exit disclaimer for applicants
Presentation Slides (PDF - 343 KB)

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Fiscal year (FY) 2021 Ending the HIV Epidemic—Primary Care HIV Prevention (PCHP) funding is available for up to 175 health centers on a competitive basis. PCHP funding will expand HIV prevention services that decrease the risk of HIV transmission in geographic locations (PDF - 76 KB) identified by Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America.

Eligible Applicants

FY 2021 PCHP funding will extend HRSA’s FY 2020 HIV prevention investments to health centers located in the targeted geographic locations. Eligible applicants:

  • Receive Health Center Program operational (H80) grant funding under sections 330(e), (g), (h), and/or (i) of the Public Health Service Act;
  • Have at least one permanent operational services delivery site in one of the 57 geographic locations identified by Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America; and
  • Did not receive an FY 2020 PCHP award.

How to Apply

PCHP applications require a two-phase submission process.

Phase 1 - Grants.gov: Must be submitted to Grants.gov by 11:59 pm ET on February 8, 2021.

Phase 2 - HRSA EHBs: Must be submitted by 5:00 pm ET on March 1, 2021.


Applicants must demonstrate plans to use PCHP funds to achieve three objectives:

  1. Increase the number of patients counseled and tested for HIV.
  2. Increase the number of patients prescribed pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).
  3. Increase the number of patients linked to HIV care and treatment.

Applicants will propose to make progress toward the objectives through activities in four focus areas:

  1. PrEP prescribing;
  2. Outreach;
  3. Testing; and
  4. Workforce development

Application Development Resources

The following references are provided to support developing and submitting your PCHP application. See the PCHP NOFO, the HRSA SF-424 Two-Tier Application Guide, and the HRSA’s Electronic Handbooks (EHBs) User Guide for detailed guidance on completing and submitting your application.

The following references may be helpful to support implementing your PCHP project.

FY 2020 PCHP (HRSA-20-091) Resources

FY 2020 PCHP NOFO (PDF - 406 KB)

Tri-Annual Progress Reporting Updates

Update Reporting Period Available in EHBs Due Date
1 March - July 2020 August 1, 2020 August 17, 2020
2 March – November 2020 December 1, 2020 December 15, 2020
3 March 2020 – February2021 March 1, 2021 March 15, 2021

Award Recipient Resources

HIV References

  • HRSA Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America Webpage: Summarizes HRSA's involvement in a Department of Health and Human Services initiative to end HIV in America, and features related federal resources and technical assistance tools.
  • HIV and Health Centers Webpage: Summarizes the HRSA Health Center Program’s work integrating HIV testing, prevention, and treatment into other primary care and enabling services. Also provides HRSA-supported integration resources, technical assistance on HIV testing and PrEP, and promising practices for health centers.
  • Ready, Set, PrEP: Summarizes a nationwide program led by the Department of Health and Human Services that provides PrEP at no cost to qualifying individuals. Also provides communications resources available for download and distribution.


Program Information

Contact the PCHP Technical Assistance Team
301-594-4300 or complete the BPHC Contact Form HRSA BPHC exit disclaimer

  • Complete the Contact Form, Contact Record, Organizational, Contact Verification screens
  • Select “Applicant” for Requestor Type
  • Select “Health Center” on Health Center or EHBs Question screen
  • Select “Application” for Issue Type
  • Select “Primary Care HIV Prevention (PCHP)” for Issue Sub-type
  • Enter your question

Budget Information

Contact Francesca Mack and Doris Layne-Sheffield
Office of Federal Assistance Management
Division of Grants Management Operations

HRSA Electronic Handbooks Support

Health Center Program Support
877-464-4772 (select option 1) or complete the BPHC Contact Form HRSA BPHC exit disclaimer
Select “EHBs Question.”

Grants.gov Contact Center

Call 800-518-4726 or email support@grants.gov

Date Last Reviewed:  January 2021