High Obesity Program
Programs to Reduce Obesity in High Obesity Areas grants will award funds to land grant colleges and universities for projects that will work to improve physical activity and nutrition; reduce obesity; and prevent and control diabetes, heart disease, and stroke in areas where adult obesity rates are above 40%.
Eligible applicants are land grant colleges and universities that propose to conduct projects in counties that have an adult obesity rate over 40%. The counties are listed in the Revised Full Announcement attached on the related documents tab of grants.gov.
Award ceiling: $1,200,000 per year
Average award: $800,000 per year
Award floor: $500,000 per year
Project period: 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 14
Estimated total program funding: $11,200,000
Links to the full announcement and online application are available through grants.gov.
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