Upcoming Grants Related to Health/Mental Health/Nutrition

 

New Mexico Immunization Coalition: Immunization Mini-grants for Local Coalitions and Projects

Deadline: Oct 16, 2015

The Immunization Mini-grant program helps fund special projects, activities, and purchases to improve immunization rates in New Mexico. These grants support the development and enhancement of local immunization coalitions, to raise awareness, and to increase immunization rates through funding local events, educational projects, and promotional materials. Immunization activities, projects, and/or purchases that are allowable include:...


 

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation: Grand Challenges Exploration – Round 16

Deadline: Nov 11, 2015

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is accepting applications for Round 16 of its Grand Challenges Explorations initiative, an accelerated grant program that encourages innovative approaches aimed at improving the lives of the world’s poorest people. Each round of the Grand Challenges Explorations initiative awards grants against a set of specific topics. In general, topics...


 

Agricultural Safety and Health Council: Agricultural Safety Grants

Deadline: Jan 7, 2016

The purpose of the Agricultural Safety and Health Council (ASHCA) Safety Grants Program is to encourage and provide financial support for agricultural safety and health interventions at the local and/or regional level in order to facilitate timely application of evidence-based safety/health strategies to protect agricultural workers. With a theme of “strengthening partnerships for safety” the...


 

North Central New Mexico Economic Development District, Non-Metro Area Agency on Aging: Services to the Elderly

Deadline: Oct 30, 2015

The North Central New Mexico Economic Development District, Non–Metro Area Agency on Aging (Non–Metro AAA) is accepting proposals for the provision of services to the elderly, to include, but not limited to, congregate meals, home delivered meals, transportation, adult day care, respite care, homemaker services, etc. Special will be emphasis placed on older individuals who...


 

Nature Works Conservatory: School Garden Grants

Deadline: Oct 28, 2015

The Nature Conservancy has created Nature Works Everywhere to help students learn the science behind how nature works for us — and how to help keep it running strong. Nature Works Everywhere gives teachers, students, and families everything they need to start exploring and understanding nature around the globe alongside Nature Conservancy scientists, including interactive...


 

Whole Kids Foundation: School Garden Grants

Deadline: Oct 31, 2015

The Whole Kids Foundation support schools and inspires families to improve children’s nutrition and wellness. The Foundation’s goals are to: Help kids learn to love fresh, nutritious, whole foods Increase access to and consumption of these foods in schools Inspire families to prepare and share these foods at home Encourage community action that supports healthier...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Nursing Workforce Diversity Program

Deadline: Nov 16, 2015

The Nursing Workforce Diversity program seeks to increase nursing education opportunities for individuals who are from disadvantaged backgrounds, including racial and ethnic minorities that are underrepresented among registered nurses. The program supports projects that provide student stipends or scholarships, stipends for diploma or associate degree nurses to enter a bridge or degree completion program, student...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Service Area Competition

Deadline: Nov 2, 2015

The Health Center Program supports patient-directed public and private nonprofit organizations that provide primary and preventive health care services to the nation’s medically underserved. Service Area Competition (SAC) funding seeks to ensure continued access to comprehensive, culturally competent, quality primary health care services for communities and vulnerable populations served by the Health Center Program. The...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Special Diabetes Program for Indians Community-Directed Program

Deadline: Oct 7, 2015

The Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) is accepting new and competing continuation cooperative agreement applications for the Community-Directed Grant Program. Cooperative agreements are expected to provide diabetes treatment and/or prevention activities and/or services for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. Grantees will implement one SDPI Diabetes Best Practice and report data. Grantees may also implement...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Culture of Health Prize

Deadline: Nov 12, 2015

The Culture of Health Prize honors and elevates U.S. communities that are making great strides in their journey toward better health. Prize recognizes and celebrates communities that have placed a priority on health and are creating powerful partnerships and deep commitments to make change – change that will enable all in our diverse society to...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing Implementation and Impact Measurement Program

Deadline: Oct 20, 2015

Cross-jurisdictional sharing in public health is defined as the deliberate exercise of public authority to enable collaboration across jurisdictional boundaries to deliver essential public health services. Up to seven teams engaged in public health cross-jurisdictional sharing (CJS) implementation efforts will be funded to participate in a CJS Implementation and Impact Measurement Program and to receive...


 

Road Runners Club of America: Kids Run the Nation Fund

Deadline: Oct 1, 2015

In 2007, the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) developed the Kids Run the Nation Fund to assists running clubs, events, and schools that are interested in implementing or currently have a youth running program. The running program should be more than just a one time event. It should be a structured running program that...


 

Nike N7 Fund: Native American Youth Sports Grants

Deadline: Nov 15, 2015

The Nike N7 Fund is committed to inspiring and enabling participation in sport for Native American and Aboriginal populations in North America. It believes that sport has the power to unleash human potential, and a physically active lifestyle promotes more than exercise. Involvement in sports and physical activity leads to greater self-confidence, enabling youth to...


 

New Mexico Department of Health: Obesity, Nutrition and Physical Activity Program

Deadline: Aug 14, 2015

Obesity, Nutrition and Physical Activity Program grants will help build sustainability and expand reach of obesity prevention efforts through impactful systems and environmental changes in: 1) the school setting; and 2) the community setting. All strategies support health-promoting behaviors and are consistent with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Services’ (FNS)...


 

New Mexico Human Services Department: Commodity Supplemental Food Program

Deadline: Aug 26, 2015

This program will provide support to agencies to provide services, administer, and operate the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP). CSFP is intended to be provided in all 33 counties of New Mexico. Successful respondents must be able to provide to at least one county the following: receiving and warehousing...