Upcoming Grants Related to Health/Mental Health/Nutrition

 

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

Deadline: May 14, 2015

The Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) aims 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, expanding, and providing outreach, training, and technical assistance to, or assisting in the development, improvement, and expansion...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Careers Opportunity Program

Deadline: May 15, 2015

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Bureau of Health Workforce, Division of Health Careers and Financial Support is accepting applications for fiscal year 2015 Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP). HCOP supports national efforts to diversify the health care workforce by funding projects to expand and support opportunities for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. The purpose...


 

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: Next Generation Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model

Deadline: Jun 1, 2015

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a new initiative from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Innovation Center (CMS Innovation Center): The Next Generation Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model of payment and care delivery. Building upon experience from the Pioneer ACO Model and the Medicare Shared Savings Program, the Next...


 

U.S. Department of State: SportsUnited: International Sports Programming Initiative

Deadline: May 8, 2015

Sports Grant programs can be an important tool for advancing foreign policy goals and connecting with audiences with whom traditional diplomacy proves challenging, including at-risk youth, women, minorities, people with disabilities, and non-English speakers. The Office of Citizen Exchanges of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) announces an open competition for the FY...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Workforce Training to Educate Health Care Professionals in Health Information Technology

Deadline: Apr 6, 2015

This funding opportunity will establish cooperative agreements to update materials and develop a training program to further the Workforce Training Programs – Community College Consortia to Educate Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care and the Curriculum Development Centers cooperative agreement programs funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. The purpose of...


 

New Mexico Department of Health: Rural Primary Health Care Act

Deadline: Apr 6, 2015

The purpose of this request for proposal (RFP) is to provide financial assistance to eligible programs that have applied for, and demonstrated a need for, basic assistance in order to sustain a minimum level of delivery of primary health care services in health care underserved areas of New Mexico pursuant to the provisions of the...


 

Annual World of Children Award Program

Deadline: Apr 1, 2015

The World of Children Award was created to recognize and elevate those selfless individuals who make a difference in the lives of children across the globe, regardless of political, religious, or geographical boundaries. The program honors individuals in four categories: Education, Humanitarian, Health, and Youth. The Education Award recognizes individuals who are making extraordinary contributions...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Working with Publicly Funded Health Centers to Reduce Teen Pregnancy among Youth from Vulnerable Populations

Deadline: May 15, 2015

This program is a new five-year initiative to: 1) enhance publicly funded health centers’ capacity to provide youth-friendly sexual and reproductive health services; and 2) increase the number of youth accessing sexual and reproductive health services by working with youth-serving systems to develop strategies to refer and link vulnerable youth to care and increasing awareness...


 

First Nations Development Institute: Native Agriculture & Food Systems Initiative

Deadline: Mar 25, 2015

First Nations Development Institute is accepting proposals for its Native Agriculture & Food Systems Initiative (NAFSI). Through the generous support of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, First Nations plans to distribute up to eight grant awards averaging $26,000 to support projects that address food system control, food insecurity, and food deserts, with an emphasis on serving...


 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: “Now is the Time” Project AWARE-Community Grants

Deadline: May 1, 2015

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Center for Mental Health Services, is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2015 “Now is the Time” Project AWARE-Community (NITT-AWARE-C) grants. The purpose of this program is to support the training of teachers and a broad array of actors who interact with youth through their programs...


 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Capacity Building Initiative for Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention Services for At-Risk Racial/Ethnic Minority Youth and Young Adults

Deadline: Apr 23, 2015

The purpose of the Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention program is to support an array of activities to assist grantees in building a solid foundation for delivering and sustaining quality and accessible state of the science substance abuse and HIV prevention services. The program aims to engage community-level domestic public and private non-profit entities, tribes,...


 

Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation: Innovations in Care Program

Deadline: Mar 16, 2015

The goal of the Hillman Innovations in Care Program is to advance leading-edge, nursing-driven models of care that will improve the health and health care of vulnerable populations, including the economically disadvantaged, racial and ethnic minorities, LGBQT, the homeless, rural populations, and other groups that encounter barriers to accessing health-care services. The Foundation is seeking...


 

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: Campus Suicide Prevention Grant

Deadline: Apr 20, 2015

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services is accepting applications for fiscal year (FY) 2015 Campus Suicide Prevention grants. The purpose of this program is to facilitate a comprehensive public health approach to prevent suicide in institutions of higher education. The grant is designed to assist colleges and universities...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Community Economic Development Healthy Food Financing Initiative Projects

Deadline: Apr 24, 2015

The Community Economic Development (CED) program, Healthy Food Financing Initiative (CED-HFFI) supports projects that implement strategies to increase healthy food access, foster self-sufficiency for low-income families, and create sustained employment opportunities in low-income communities. To do this, the CED-HFFI program will provide technical and financial assistance for healthy food ventures designed to: (1) improve access...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Drug-Free Communities Support Program

Deadline: Mar 18, 2015

The Drug-Free Communities (DFC) Support Program has two goals: Establish and strengthen collaboration among communities, public and private non-profit agencies; as well as federal, state, local, and tribal governments to support the efforts of community coalitions working to prevent and reduce substance use among youth. Reduce substance use among youth and, over time, reduce substance...