Funding Opportunities

NNPHI seeks to build and leverage the capacity of our member institutes, as well as strengthen public health systems partners through identifying and promoting funding opportunities.  NNPHI offers direct funding opportunities (as available) for NNPHI members, as well as public health systems partners for national, state, and local public health system initiatives. NNPHI also promotes the funding opportunities of its national partners. 


Request for Qualifications:Improving Food Sales Settings

Background Information:   Through a cooperative agreement with the Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) has been funded to identify and evaluate behavioral design and marketing strategies used in retail stores (focused on full-service grocery stores and supermarkets) and government and hospital worksite cafeterias to increase consumer selection of healthy food and beverage options and to determine the financial impact of adopting foods service guidelines in government and hospital worksite cafeterias.  NNPHI is seeking a member to collaborate with NNPHI staff and CDC on this project that includes information gathering, data collection and analysis, key informant interviews, and development of a final report that identifies promising practices for pilot studies and other forms of future research. 

Important Dates:

  • November 6, 2014 (3:00 PM ET): Informational webinar with NNPHI and interested members. Please email  for the talking points or a copy of the recording.
  • November 17, 2014 (3:00 PM ET): Deadline to submit qualifications.

Project Timeline:  The selected member will be notified by November 25th.  The contract period is December 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015.

Learn More: Access the full Request for Qualifications and FAQs. Please direct questions and qualifications to .






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