An estimated amount of $1,800,000.00 for Community-Based Tobacco Prevention Intervention grants for the 2012 – 2013 project period.
The following are the primary program goals designed to achieve the program purpose:
1. Prevent Florida’s youth and young adults from initiating tobacco use.
2. Promote cessation of tobacco use among Florida’s youth and adults.
3. Eliminate Floridians’ exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke.
4. Maintain a sustainable infrastructure of the Florida Comprehensive Statewide Tobacco Education and Use Prevention Program.
Entities eligible to submit applications must be legal business entities with an office in Florida and include, but are not limited to, schools, health care providers, county health departments, community organizations, and not for profit 501c(3) entities including minority organizations.
Deadline: Monday, April 2, 2012.