CDC Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA): Partner Support for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention
CDC plans to award approximately $2.5 million over five years to a national organization to disseminate evidence-based cardiovascular disease prevention strategies and resources, promote the use of consistent cardiovascular messaging, and provide opportunities for sharing of best practices and evidence-based prevention approaches by partners at the state and local level. More information about the FOA and application requirements is available at www.grants.gov. CDC will host an Informational Teleconference to answer questions about the FOA at 2:00 PM (ET) on March 25, 2015. (Teleconference number: 1-800-779-2592; Participant passcode: 3201699).
Call for Sessions Now Open
The Oregon Chapter of the American Planning Association invites you to submit session or mobile workshop proposals for the 2015 Statewide Planning Conference. This event will be held on October 15 and 16, 2015 at the Oregon Convention Center, in Portland, Oregon.
Proposals for sessions can address any topic relevant to the planning profession. However, additional consideration will be given to proposals that relate to the three identified tracks – rural, transportation and planning healthy communities. Click here for further submittal information, form and CM criteria. Deadline for submissions is March 31, 2015.