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Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health Community-Track Pilot Project Grants

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Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health
Letter of Intent (Required): May 10, 2024
Application: Jul 5, 2024

For program related questions:

Nate Fethke

Kim McMichael

For guidance in preparing budgets and budget justifications:
Mindy Sickels Sterbenz


This opportunity provides funding for community-based projects working to prevent agricultural injury and illness through training and educational campaigns.

Priority will be given to projects that address the conditions of work related to stress and mental health, the prevention of slips/trips/falls and other traumatic injuries, and chemical safety.


All people with an interest in agricultural health or safety and appropriate knowledge, skills, and resources are invited to submit an application.

Eligible applicants include:

  • For-profit, nonprofit, and public or private institutions
  • Units of local or state government and eligible federal agencies
  • Units of local and state tribal government
  • Faith- or community-based organizations.

Proposals for a pilot project from outside of the region will be accepted if the proposals address agricultural safety and health issues of relevance to agricultural workforces within the upper U.S. Midwest.

Applications from under-represented racial and ethnic groups as well as individuals with disabilities are especially encouraged.

Geographic coverage
Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Wisconsin
Amount of funding

Up to $30,000 for a 18 month project period.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and required forms are available on the program website.

Email completed project concepts in PDF format to and by May 10, 2024. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal, with a deadline of July 5, 2024.

Tagged as
Agricultural health and safety · Elderly population · Farmers and farmworkers · Mental health · Mental health conditions · Migrants · People with disabilities · Population health · Racial and ethnic groups · Research methods and resources · Illinois · Indiana · Iowa · Kansas · Minnesota · Missouri · Nebraska · Ohio · Wisconsin

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