Appalachian Kentucky Community Mini-Grant Funding
Community Mini-Grants provide funding to support evidence-based or evidence-informed health outreach projects to address challenges and improve the health of Appalachian populations in Kentucky.
- Cancer prevention, including nutrition, physical activity, and smoking cessation
- Reduction of obesity
- Supporting healthy lifestyles
- Chronic disease prevention and management (such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease)
- Risk behavior prevention and reduction
- Substance abuse prevention and reduction
Applicants should describe how the proposed project is designed to accomplish at least one of the following goals:
- Increase knowledge of risk factors for health disparities
- Improve compliance with prevention or treatment guidelines of health disparities through community and/or provider education
- Increase usage of tobacco cessation programs for youth and adults
- Increase physical activity and/or healthier eating habits
- Address prevention and/or treatment strategies for other health risk behaviors, such as drug and alcohol abuse
Applicant community agencies/coalitions must have 501(c)(3) status or a designated lead fiscal agency. Projects must target residents of Appalachian communities in Kentucky.
Award ceiling: $2,500
Project period: 1 year
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.