The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) provides funding opportunities to transform how health care is delivered, expand access to health care, and support healthcare workforce training.

Funding Opportunity Announcements are updated and posted on www.grants.gov as they become available.

Grants and Demonstrations Awarded to the Commonwealth

Total Amount Awarded to the Commonwealth

As of 8/19/2014: $500,451,378

The following charts list the grants that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has been awarded under PPACA and those grant applications still pending. Sections refer to the sections in the legislation.

Date AwardedSectionGrantAgencyAmount
8/13/20144002 Building and Strengthening Epidemiology, Laboratory and Health Information Systems Capacity in State Health Departments pdf format of Building and Strengthening Epidemiology
doc format of Building and Strengthening Epidemiology DPH$2,365,669*
8/4/20142951 Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Initiative pdf format of Maternal, Infant, & Early Childhood Home Visiting Init.
doc format of Maternal, Infant, & Early Childhood Home Visiting Init. DPH$1,331,952
6/3/20144206 Increasing Medical Partnerships to Advance Care and Treatment pdf format of Increasing Med. Partnerships to Advance Care/Treatments
docx format of Increasing Med. Partnerships to Advance Care/Treatments DPH$644,375
3/19/201410202 Balancing Incentive Program (BIP) pdf format of Balancing Incentive Program (BIP)
doc format of Balancing Incentive Program (BIP) MassHealth$110,600,000
9/26/20134002 Immunization Increasing Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Coverage Rates among Adolescents pdf format of HPV Vaccination Coverage Rates among Adolescents
rtf format of HPV Vaccination Coverage Rates among Adolescents DPH$794,303
9/23/20134002 National Public Health Improvement Initiative - Capacity Building Assistance to Strengthen Public Health Infrastructure and Performance - Laboratory Efficiencies Initiative Supplement pdf format of Capacity Building Assistance to Strengthen Public....
rtf format of Capacity Building Assistance to Strengthen Public.... DPH$5,000
9/23/20131003 Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Initiative pdf format of Maternal, Infant & Early Childhood Home Visiting Init.
doc format of Maternal, Infant & Early Childhood Home Visiting Init. DOI$3,394,884
7/25/201310211- 10214 Massachusetts Pregnant and Parenting Teen Initiative pdf format of Massachusetts Pregnant and Parenting Teen Initiative
doc format of Massachusetts Pregnant and Parenting Teen Initiative DPH$1,500,000
2/21/20133021 State Innovation Models: Funding for Model Design and Model Testing Assistance pdf format of Funding for Model Design and Model Testing Assistance
doc format of Funding for Model Design and Model Testing Assistance EOHHS$44,011,924
2/20/20135603 Emergency Medical Services for Children State Partnership Grant pdf format of EMSC for Children State Partnership Grant
doc format of EMSC for Children State Partnership Grant DPH$110,000
1/17/20131311 Cooperative Agreement to Support Establishment of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges, Level 2 pdf format of Cooperative Agreement
doc format of Cooperative Agreement Connector$80,225,650
12/21/20122701 Adult Medicaid Quality Grants Measuring and Improving the Quality of Care in Medicaid pdf format of Grants Measuring and Improving Medicaid
rtf format of Grants Measuring and Improving Medicaid EOHHS$1,982,666
9/27/20121311 Cooperative Agreement to Support Establishment of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges, Level 1 pdf format of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges
doc format of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges Connector$41,679,505
9/21/20124002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Supplement pdf format of Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Supplement
doc format of Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Supplement DPH$136,246
9/19/20124002 Immunization Capacity Building Assistance to Strengthen Public Health Immunization Infrastructure and Performance pdf format of Immunization Capacity Building Assistance
doc format of Immunization Capacity Building Assistance DPH$900,000
9/11/20122405 The Enhanced Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRC) Options Counseling Program pdf format of ADRC Options Counseling Program
doc format of ADRC Options Counseling Program ELD$700,000
8/24/20121002 Affordable Care Act Consumer Assistance Program Grants pdf format of Affordable Care Act Consumer Assistance Program Grants
doc format of Affordable Care Act Consumer Assistance Program Grants MassHealth$588,310
8/22/20124002, 4304 Building and Strengthening ELC Capacity pdf format of Building and Strengthening ELC Capacity
doc format of Building and Strengthening ELC Capacity DPH$2,758,115
3/21/20121311 Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement pdf format of Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement
doc format of Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement MassHealth/Connector/UMMS$8,895,029
2/22/20121311 Cooperative Agreement to Support Establishment of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges, Level 1 pdf format of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges
doc format of State-Operated Health Insurance Exchanges Connector$11,644,938
9/29/20114306 Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration pdf format of sec-4306-childhood-obesity.pdf
doc format of sec-4306-childhood-obesity.doc DPH$6,200,000
9/27/20114002 Prevention and Public Health Fund Coordinated Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Program pdf format of sec-4002-chronic-prev-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-4002-chronic-prev-narrative.doc DPH$757,121
9/25/20114002, 4201 Mass. Community Transformation Grant (to serve Middlesex County) pdf format of Community Transformation Grant
doc format of Community Transformation Grant DPH$1,574,982
9/25/20114002, 4201 Mass. Core Community Transformation Grant pdf format of Core Community Transformation Grant
doc format of Core Community Transformation Grant DPH$1,505,006
9/22/20112951 Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program, Supplement pdf format of sec-2951-maternal-supplement.pdf
doc format of sec-2951-maternal-supplement.doc DPH$1,463,681
9/22/20112951 Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program pdf format of sec-2951-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-2951-narrative.doc DPH$7,591,534
9/20/20111003 Premium Rate Review pdf format of sec-1003-premium-rate-review-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-1003-premium-rate-review-narrative.doc DOI$3,385,165
8/31/20114002 National Public Health Improvement Initiative Supplemental Funds pdf format of Health Improvement Initiative Supplemental Funds
doc format of Health Improvement Initiative Supplemental Funds DPH$993, 662
8/25/20114002 Capacity Building Assistance to Strengthen Public Health Immunization Infrastructure and Performance pdf format of sec-4002-immun-infrastructure-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-4002-immun-infrastructure-narrative.doc DPH$2,570,827
8/25/20114002 Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program, Supplemental Funds pdf format of sec-4002-tobacco.pdf
doc format of sec-4002-tobacco.doc DPH$118,894
8/15/20114002, 4304DPH$1,657,944
4/5/20112602 State Demonstrations to Integrate Care for Dual Eligible Individuals pdf format of sec-2602-state-demos-to-integrate-care.pdf
doc format of sec-2602-state-demos-to-integrate-care.doc EOHHS$1,000,000
2/22/20112403 Money Follows the Person Rebalancing Grant Demonstration pdf format of sec-2403-110107.pdf
doc format of sec-2403-110107.doc EOHHS$110,000,000
2/16/20111311 Early Innovator Exchange Grant pdf format of Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement
doc format of Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement
MassHealth/Connector/UMMS$35,591,333
10/19/20101002 Office of Health Insurance Consumer Assistance pdf format of 100909-section-1002-narrative.pdf
doc format of 100909-section-1002-narrative.doc EOHHS$742,888
9/30/20101311 State Planning and Establishment Grants for Exchanges pdf format of sec-1311-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-1311-narrative.doc Connector$1,000,000
9/30/20102953 Personal Responsibility Education Grant Program pdf format of sec-2953-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-2953-narrative.doc DPH$1,062,646
9/28/20105102 State Health Care Workforce Development Grants pdf format of workforce-development-planning-grants.pdf
doc format of workforce-development-planning-grants.doc EOLWD$149,271
9/28/201010212-10214 Pregnancy Assistance Fund pdf format of sec-10214-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-10214-narrative.doc DPH$1,648,438
9/27/20105507 Personal and Home Care Aide State Training Program pdf format of sec-5507-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-5507-narrative.doc EOHHS$2,400,000
9/27/20104002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Grant pdf format of sec-4002-brfss-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-4002-brfss-narrative.doc DPH$363,637
9/27/20103306 Outreach and Assistance for Low-Income Programs pdf format of ship-aaa-adrc-outreach-funds.pdf
doc format of ship-aaa-adrc-outreach-funds.doc ELD$1,005,909
9/27/20102405 Aging and Disability Resource Centers - Options Counseling pdf format of sec-2405-adrc-options-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-2405-adrc-options-narrative.doc ELD$500,000
9/27/20102405 Aging and Disability Resource Centers - Care Transitions pdf format of sec-2405-adrc-outreach-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-2405-adrc-outreach-narrative.doc ELD$400,000
9/24/20104304 Epidemiology-Laboratory Capacity Grants pdf format of sec-4304-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-4304-narrative.doc DPH$718,230
9/24/20104002 CDC HIV Surveillance Grant pdf format of 100909-section-1002-narrative.pdf
doc format of 100909-section-1002-narrative.doc DPH$89,000
9/24/20104201 Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program pdf format of sec-4201-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-4201-narrative.doc DPH$83,924
9/21/20104002 Strengthening Public Health Infrastructure to Improve Health Outcomes pdf format of ADRC Options Counseling Program
doc format of ADRC Options Counseling Program DPH$1,960,128
9/21/20102403 Money Follows the Person Planning Grant pdf format of sec-2403-money-follows-person-narrative.pdf
doc format of sec-2403-money-follows-person-narrative.doc EOHHS$199,905
8/16/20101003 Health Insurance Premium Review pdf format of grant-narrative.pdf
doc format of grant-narrative.doc DOI$1,000,000
7/15/20102951 Maternal Infant and Early Childhood Home Visitation Grants pdf format of Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement
doc format of Early Innovator Exchange Grant Supplement
  Grant Presentation ppt format of home-visiting.ppt
doc format of home-visiting.doc
DPH$500,000

Grants and Demonstrations Pending

DateSectionTitleAgency
7/31/20144002 Immunization - Enhance an Immunization Information System (IIS) pdf format of Enhance an Immunization Information System (IIS)
doc format of Enhance an Immunization Information System (IIS) DPH
7/31/20144002 The Immunization Capacity Building Assistance for Infrastructure Enhancements to Meet Interoperability Requirements pdf format of The Immunization Capacity Building Assistance
doc format of The Immunization Capacity Building Assistance DPH
7/22/20144002 Lead Poisoning Prevention – Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention pdf format of Lead Poisoning Prev. – Childhood Lead Poisoning Prev.
docx format of Lead Poisoning Prev. – Childhood Lead Poisoning Prev. DPH
7/22/20144002 State and Local Public Health Actions to Prevent Obesity, Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke pdf format of Prevent Obesity, Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke
docx format of Prevent Obesity, Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke DPH
1/14/20143021 Duals Ombudsman Program Support: Massachusetts One Care Demonstration pdf format of Massachusetts One Care Demonstration
docx format of Massachusetts One Care Demonstration EOHHS
8/14/20133021 Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two pdf format of Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two
rtf format of Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two ELD/UMMS
8/15/20133021 Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two pdf format of Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two
doc format of Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two DCF/UMMS
8/14/20133021 Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two pdf format of Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two
doc format of Health Care Innovation Awards Round Two DPH

*$1,328,018 of this award is funded by §4002 of the ACA.

Agency Key

  • Connector: Health Connector
  • DOI: Division of Insurance
  • DPH: Department of Public Health
  • ELD: Executive Office of Elder Affairs
  • EOHHS: Executive Office of Health and Human Services
  • EOLWD: Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development
  • MassHealth: Massachusetts Medicaid Program
  • UMMS: University of Massachusetts Medical School

This information is provided by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services.