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Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health Community Outreach/Education Grants

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health
Deadlines
Jul 16, 2018
Contact

Dr. Jenna Gibbs
319.335.4405
jenna-gibbs@uiowa.edu

Fred Gerr
319.335.4212
fred-gerr@uiowa.edu

Purpose

This opportunity provides funding for community-based nonprofit organizations that are working to prevent agricultural injury and illness through training, educational campaigns, and media.

Community-based outreach and translation projects should develop and test new and innovative outreach and educational methods with an emphasis on the practical application of agricultural health and safety knowledge among agricultural producers for the purpose of preventing agricultural illness and injury.

Priority will be given to projects addressing aging, sleep deprivation, chemical safety, and mental health.

Eligibility

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 agriculture safety and health hazards that are known to exist within the upper U.S. Midwest.
Geographic coverage
Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Amount of funding

Up to $30,000 per project.

Application process

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

Submit completed applications by email to CPH-GreatPlainsCenter@uiowa.edu.

Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Agricultural health and safety · Elderly population · Farmers and farmworkers · Mental health · Migrants · Research methods and resources · Illinois · Indiana · Iowa · Kansas · Michigan · Minnesota · Missouri · Nebraska · North Dakota · Ohio · South Dakota · Wisconsin



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