National Programs to Improve the Health and Educational Outcomes of Young People–Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The purpose of the CDC National Programs to Improve the Health and Educational Outcomes of Young People is to improve child and adolescent health by helping schools and communities create an environment that fosters a culture of wellness and makes healthy choices the easy choice.
Approximately $6,000,000 will be available to fiscal year 2011 to fund 25 awards. Eligible applicants are organizations with nonprofit IRS status. Eligibility is limited to nongovernmental organizations, including public and private nonprofit organizations that serve education organizations, state and local education and/or health agencies, institutions of higher education, juvenile justice and correctional centers, alternative schools, shelters for homeless and runaway youth, and youth at high risk for HIV, STD, and teen pregnancy.?
Deadline: March 4th, 2011.
Please contact the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for more information and to apply for this funding: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=fh3QN47pvmCt0wT2HvXSwCThCn2kx2rRzrN42DyTWLdJTBW1XQyv!1018814583?oppId=65234&mode=VIEW