Funding Opportunities- September 5, 2014

NWHF Funding Opportunity
Northwest Health Foundation’s Healthy Beginnings+Healthy Communities Initiative will help communities improve health, from birth to high school, by 2020. Funding opportunities for Oregon and SW Washington communities available here:

Announcement: New Funding Opportunity for Health Impact Assessment Capacity Building
ASTHO, through funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Healthy Community Design Initiative (CDC/NCEH/HCDI),  is pleased release an opportunity to build state and territorial health agency capacity to understand, conduct, and promote HIA. Two awards of up to $15,000 each will be available to fund and support a state or territorial health agency to conduct a rapid HIA on a proposed project, program, or policy targeting transportation, land use, community design, parks and recreation, or energy. The full RFP can be found on ASTHO’s HIA website.
08/26/14: RFP released
09/04/14: Bidder’s informational call
09/30/14: Deadline for submission of grant proposals
10/10/14: Contract award announced
10/20/14: Project commencement
6/30/15: Project ends
7/31/15: Final report due

As noted above, an informational conference call will be held on September 4 at 1:00pm ET for interested applicants. If you have questions or would like details for the informational call, please email   





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