Funding Opportunities- June 13, 2014

HEAL Small Grants: New grant opportunities for all HEAL Cities!
Thanks to generous support from Kaiser Permanente we’re releasing a call for applications for grants to assist cities to implement HEAL (Healthy Eating Active Living) policies.
All cities that join the HEAL Cities Campaign by July 31, 2014 are eligible to apply. Grant requests can range from $5,000 to $15,000.
Learn more about the application process here.
Learn more about the HEAL Cities Campaign at www.OPHI.org/HEALCITIES.

Call for Proposals: NB3 Foundation’s “Native Strong” Grant Opportunities Available to Native Communities Up to $40K
ICTMN Staff
The Notah Begay III Foundation’s (NB3F) “Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures” national initiative recently announced it is accepting proposals for its second round of Promising Program Grants. The purpose of Native Strong and the Promising Program Grant is to address childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes in Native communities. These grants allow NB3F to partner with Native communities to strengthen existing youth focused physical activity and/or healthy nutrition programs and build capacity for program evaluation.

Check out the 2013-2014 grantees here:NB3F Names ‘Native Strong: Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures’ Grantees

RELATED:Requests for Proposals for Grants Through NB3F’s ‘Native Strong’ Initiative Ends October 28

The application deadline is July 14, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. MDT. All applications must be submitted through NB3F’s online system. NB3F plans to award grants up to $40,000 each to support projects that strategically target childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes prevention through physical activity and/or healthy nutrition programs.  Additional information including eligibility criteria, the full Request for Proposal (RFP) and the link to the online application can be found on NB3F’s Promising Program Grant page.

Applications will be accepted from throughout the United States. However, preference will be given to grantees from three specific regions – the Southwest (New Mexico, Arizona), the Upper Midwest (Minnesota, Wisconsin) and the Southern Plains (Oklahoma, Texas).

An informational webinar will be held on Tuesday, June 17, at 11:00 a.m. MDT. Participation is encouraged and registration is required. To access the registration link please click here.  Deadline for registering is Monday, June 16.

For more information visit: nb3foundation.org or contact: grants@nb3f.org or 505-867-0775.
Read more at: http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/06/11/call-proposals-nb3f-native-strong-healthy-kids-healthy-futures-award-native-communities

 

 

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