Upcoming Grants Related to Health/Mental Health/Nutrition

 

New Mexico Community Foundation: Health Awareness and Disease Prevention in Northeastern NM

Deadline: Jun 30, 2014

New Mexico Community Foundation will make grants to nonprofit organizations and educational institutions that serve the northeastern part of the state in order to support, strengthen, and sustain new or expanding programs within the focus areas of health awareness and disease prevention. Health awareness and disease prevention may include programs for obesity prevention, nutrition education, substance...


 

NM Department of Health: Youth Dance Programs for Physical Activity and Healthier Weight

Deadline: Jun 20, 2014

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH), Public Health Division (PHD), Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Bureau is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for youth dance programs for physical activity and healthier weight. These statewide services must be provided in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. The purpose of this RFP is to implement two youth...


 

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children: Access to Care Grants

Deadline: Aug 18, 2014

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry established the Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children (HSHC) initiative in 1987 with the aim of providing dental care for all children nationwide. It is now accepting applications for its 2015 Access to Care Grants. HSHC is committed to supporting community-based initiatives, which includes providing dental homes to children whose families cannot...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Connecting Kids to Coverage Outreach and Enrollment Grants Focused on Increasing Enrollment of American Indian/Alaska Native Children

Deadline: Jun 30, 2014

The Connecting Kids to Coverage Outreach and Enrollment Grants Focused on Increasing Enrollment of American Indian/Alaska Native Children Grants will be awarded for activities related to increasing enrollment and retention of eligible American Indian/Alaska Native children in Medicaid and CHIP. Activities funded under the Connecting Kids to Coverage – AI/AN Grants will emphasize conducting outreach in...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Farmers Market Promotion Program

Deadline: Jun 20, 2014

The Farmers’ Market Promotion Program (FMPP) is a component of the Farmers Marketing and Local Food Promotion Program. The goals of FMPP grants are to increase domestic consumption of and access to locally and regionally produced agricultural products, and to develop new market opportunities for farm and ranch operations serving local markets by developing, improving,...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Local Food Promotion Program

Deadline: Jun 20, 2014

The Local Food Promotion Program (LFPP) is a component of the Farmers Marketing and Local Food Promotion Program. LFPP offers grants to support the development and expansion of local and regional food business enterprises to increase domestic consumption of, and access to, locally and regionally produced agricultural products, and to develop new market opportunities for farm...


 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Now is the Time Project AWARE Local Educational Agency Grants

Deadline: Jun 16, 2014

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2014 “Now is the Time” Project AWARE (Advancing Wellness and Resilience in Education) Local Educational Agency (NITT-AWARE-LEA) grants. The purpose of this program is to assist local educational agencies to begin to support the training...


 

Bernalillo County: Community Event Sponsorships

Deadline: Apr 25, 2014

The County of Bernalillo Board of County Commissioners has appropriated one time funding for the purpose of funding Community Event Sponsorships to benefit County residents. The Office of Health and Social Services will consider funding request submittals from non-profit, community-based organizations with successful outcomes. The purpose is to fund community events that are free to...


 

Con Alma Health Foundation: Small Grant Cycle

Deadline: Jun 2, 2014

Con Alma Health Foundation focuses broadly in the areas of health and human services with special emphasis on culturally diverse, rural, and tribal communities. Priority consideration is given to proposals that demonstrate strong collaborative relationships, have multiple funding sources, a plan for sustainability, and address systemic change rather than direct services. Grants are made to:...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Farm to School Grant Program – Conference/Events

Deadline: Apr 2, 2014

The purpose of the USDA Farm to School Grant Program is to assist eligible entities in implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods in eligible schools. On an annual basis, USDA awards competitive grants for training, supporting operations, planning, purchasing equipment, developing school gardens, developing partnerships, and implementing farm to school...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Jan 16, 2015

The  Kerr Foundation, Inc. supports 501(c)3 organizations, programs and institutions that provide new or enhanced opportunity to those within the granting areas, particularly the young. The Foundation believes that this is best accomplished in the areas of education, health, cultural development and community service as follows: Education – Institutions of higher learning and pre-collegiate organizations...


 

Health Resources & Services Administration: Healthy Start Initiative

Deadline: Mar 31, 2014

The Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Division of Healthy Start and Perinatal Services is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2014 for the Healthy Start Initiative: Eliminating Disparities in Perinatal Health program. The purpose of this grant program is to improve perinatal health outcomes and reduce racial and ethnic disparities...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation

Deadline: May 21, 2014

The Albuquerque Community Foundation will make grants to organizations that serve the Albuquerque community in the following areas: 1) Arts and Culture grants support opportunities to participate in, and/or learn about, the arts of diverse cultures with an emphasis on low-income populations and/or at-risk children and youth. 2) Education grants support programs for early childhood,...


 

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration: Minority Serving Institutions Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations

Deadline: Apr 16, 2014

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2014 Minority AIDS Initiative funding for Minority Serving Institutions Partnerships with Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) (Short Title: MSI CBO) grants.  The purpose of this substance abuse prevention education and testing program is to equip and empower...


 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Health Impact Project

Deadline: Apr 2, 2014

The Health Impact Project, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Pew Charitable Trusts, promotes the use of Health Impact Assessments (HIAs) and related approaches to help policy-makers in a wide range of fields incorporate health considerations into new policies, programs, plans, and projects, and make decisions that reduce unnecessary health risks,...