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Measles cases are on the rise globally and here in Illinois the number is increasing as well. Vaccines are 97% effective in preventing this highly contagious disease.  To learn more about this infection and get information on vaccination, go to  Learn how to identify measles and the safe and effective vaccine that can prevent this potentially life-threatening infection for adults and children. 

Funding Opportunities

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), HIV/AIDS Section provides various funding opportunities throughout the year.  In January 2013, IDPH began transitioning to an online platform for electronically managing its grant programs. Many of IDPH’s grant funding opportunities will now be managed through this new online platform, called EGrAMS. To search for available funding opportunities, see Resources in the right-hand column and click on the EGrAMS Home Page link. For more information about EGrAMS, see Resources in the right-hand column. For the quick start guide, see Publications in the right-hand column.