Funding Opportunities- May 8th, 2015

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
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.


One thought on “Funding Opportunities- May 8th, 2015

  1. We (they) are taking the policy to the board for approval in June. Dr. Toda is on board with it and will present. We are also supporting them in their application for the grant funds!!

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