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.
Background Information/Seeking: The Health Impact Project, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Pew Charitable Trusts, announces a call for proposals (CFP) to fund health impact assessments (HIAs) and the establishment of sustainable, self-supporting HIA programs to more routinely integrate health into public policy decision-making. The CFP will support government and tribal agencies and educational and nonprofit organizations under the two types of grants:
Background Information/Seeking: The Center for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Healthy Community Design Initiative is awarding funds to increase the capacity of public health departments to include health considerations in transportation and land use planning decisions, and to expand the scope of health impacts considered when making decisions that impact community design. Up to six organizations will be awarded $145,000/year, for up to three years.* Eligibility information is on pages 12-13 of the funding opportunity announcement (FOA, click the "Full Announcement" tab and download the complete ZIP or PDF).
* Throughout the project period, CDC will continue the award based on the availability of funds, the evidence of satisfactory progress by the awardee, and determination that continued funding is in the best interest of the federal government.
Project Timeline: The project, which will last up to three years, is anticipated to start on September 1, 2014. Throughout the project period, CDC will continue the award based on the availability of funds, the evidence of satisfactory progress by the awardee (as documented in required reports), and the determination that continued funding is in the best interest of the federal government.
Learn More: Read the full FOA. If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact: CDC Procurement and Grants Office (PGO) Technical Information Management Section (TIMS) at 770.488.2700.