Review the total number of grants and the total number of grant dollars awarded by each HHS OPDIV or STAFFDIV in a fiscal year (1995-Present).
Review grant data by recipient class. HHS awards grants to recipient classes such as private businesses, all levels of government, non-profits, and international entities.
HHS awards grants classified by four major activity types: Research, Services, Training, and Other.
Review grant awards made to state governments. In FY 2015 the majority (85%) were Medicaid payments of $360B awarded by HHS to state governments.
Review grant awards made to foreign and international entities. In FY 2016, HHS awarded approximately $1B in grants to 105 countries across 6 continents.
Discretionary grants are awarded to a range of recipients, including social services entities, school boards, planning groups, and Indian tribes.
Federal grants to assist state and local governments with a variety of purposes, such as community development, social services, public health, or law enforcement.
HHS awards grants to colleges, elementary and secondary schools, and training providers.
Hospitals, health departments, nursing homes and doctors are among many healthcare recipients.
Profit, non-profit, research, and financial businesses receive grants from HHS.
See grants for which the dollar value has been changed since the start of the current Fiscal Year.
Review grants for which the dollar value has been changed since the start of the current month.
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Formula/Block & Entitlement Grants
In FY 2019, 87.83% of HHS grant funds were allocated to entitlement (block, closed-ended and open-ended) grants.
University and College Recipients
In FY 2019, Universities and colleges account for 39 of the top 50 HHS discretionary grant recipients.
HHS uses TAGGS as its source to collect Financial Assistance Data. Most of the TAGGS data is incorporated on the USASpending website in accordance with Data Act legislation.
CMS and NIH Grants
In FY 2019, 78% of all HHS grant dollars were awarded by The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS). 39% of all HHS awards were awarded by The National Institute of Health (NIH).
Largest Grant-Making Agency in the U.S.
In FY 2019, HHS was responsible for awarding approximately 29% of the federal government's Grants, Direct Payment, and Other Financial Assistance dollars.
HHS Grant Awards
In FY 2019, HHS awarded approximately $531 billion total in grants. Grant totals only represent transactional records.
In FY 2019, HHS agencies awarded grants to 115 international recipients.
In FY 2019, HHS agencies granted 44,113 new awards.
First Time Award Recipients
In FY 2019, HHS agencies awarded 6,333 recipients for the first time.