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Tobacco Control and Lung Cancer Screening in Texas

Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas
Feb 10, 2021



This opportunity provides grants to fund programs in Texas that focus on tobacco prevention and cessation or screening for early detection of lung cancer, with the goal of developing more programs across the state, providing greater access for underserved populations, and reducing the incidence and mortality rates of tobacco related cancers.

Priority is given to applications that propose to serve populations and geographic areas of the state that are disproportionately affected by cancer incidence, mortality, or cancer risk.


Eligible applicants are Texas-based entities, such as:

  • Community-based organizations
  • Health institutions
  • Government organizations
  • Public and private companies
  • Colleges and universities
  • Academic health institutions
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $1,000,000
Project period: Up to 3 years

Application process

Links to program guidance and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Applications will be accepted between November 16, 2020 - February 10, 2021.

Tagged as
Access · Cancer · Health disparities · Health screening · Tobacco use · Uninsured and underinsured · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Texas

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