Legacy Funding Opportunity
Legacy, a national public health organization dedicated to reducing tobacco use, recently announced awards to 38 community colleges through the Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Community College Grant Initiative. We are pleased to let you know that grants of up to $5,000/year are still available to public community colleges across the country to support your efforts to advocate for, adopt, and implement a 100% smoke-free or 100% tobacco-free policy. If you did not get a chance to apply, now is the time.
The deadline for applications is August 6, 2015 at 6:00pm EST.
- Initial grants are for one year.
- Upon invitation, awardees may apply for an additional year of funding at $5,000.
- Awardees will receive technical assistance from Legacy throughout the grant period.
For more information including the grant guidelines, frequently asked questions, and a link to the online application, please visit our website at www.legacyforhealth.org/CCIgrant.
Funding Opportunity for Tribal Governments
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) posted a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Tribal government agencies to contract with the FDA to conduct tobacco retailer inspections in Indian Country.