**The 2022 Request For Proposals (RFP) Is Now Available**
GOHS has been granted federal funds from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to promote the development and implementation of innovative programs to address highway safety problems related to motorcycle safety, occupant protection, impaired driving, traffic records/data, minority issues, and pedestrian/bicycle safety. Proposed programs must be data driven and based on proven countermeasures. The deadline for FY2022 new grant applications to be submitted in our online Grant Management System is 11:59 p.m. on Friday, February 26, 2021.
Grant Application Training is MANDATORY for all potential grantees and will be conducted online Thursday, January 7, 2021. The training will address program parameters, eligibility criteria, and eGOHS Plus online submission procedures. Each attendee must register online prior to January 6. Please read the entire RFP before attending application training. Click HERE to register for the Jan. 7 training session (agenda and link will be provided after registration).
DATA RESOURCES FOR APPLICANTS
- 2017 NHTSA Countermeasures That Work
- FARS Data
- NHTSA Traffic Safety Facts
- GOHS Data (2018 traffic fatality data and County Fact Sheets)
- 2018 NHTSA Seatbelt Report (October 2019 Traffic Safety Facts)
- CDC Child Passenger Safety
- CDC Motor Vehicle Safety
- NHTSA Children Traffic Safety Fact Sheet
- GA OASIS (different criteria than FARS)
- American Fact Finder (census/demographic data)
- The Community Guide to Best Practices (traffic safety)
- The Cochrane Review (traffic safety)
- GEEARS (demographic data)
- GHSA Publications
- GHSA Occupant Protection Best Practices Publication
- NHTSA Guide for Advancing Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety
- Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
- County Health Rankings
For questions about the GOHS grantee application process, contact Candice Hamilton-Lawless at or 404-463-0632. Only those who attended application training are eligible to apply for a new, FY2022 grant.
For more information on the grant application process, visit http://www.gahighwaysafety.org/grants/applying-for-a-grant/.