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 3/19/14: $497,057,033

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
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.... file size 14MB DPH$5,000
9/23/20131003 Grants to States to Support Health Insurance Rate Review, Cycle III pdf format of    Grants to States to Support Health Ins. Rate Review  rtf format of Grants to States to Support Health Ins. Rate Review file size 3MB 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 file size 1MB 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  file size 3MB 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 file size 1MB 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, 4304 Strengthening Epidemiology, Lab and Health IT in State and Local Health Departments pdf format of    sec-4002-4304-epi-lab-health.pdf  doc format of sec-4002-4304-epi-lab-health.doc DPH$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
Grant project website
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    sec_4002_100809_strengthening_public_health_infast  doc format of sec_4002_100809_strengthening_public_health_infast 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  file size 3MB doc format of home-visiting.doc
DPH$500,000

Grants and Demonstrations Pending

DateSectionTitleAgency
1/21/20144002 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Supplement pdf format of    Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Supplement  rtf format of Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Supplement 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

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.