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Ohio Disparities in Maternal Health Community Grant Program

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Ohio Department of Health
Letter of Intent (Required): Apr 6, 2021
Application: May 3, 2021

Reena Oza-Frank


The Ohio Department of Health provides funding to implement innovative and culturally competent initiatives to address racial, ethnic, and/or geographic health disparities related to maternal health in Ohio.

Interventions may include:

  • Initiation of a new evidence-based interventions to connect target population with community resources, to provide individual-level health promotion and health behavior education, to improve evidence-based determinants of maternal health, to build capacity of local leaders, or increase access to quality healthcare to populations most vulnerable to disparities in maternal health
  • Continuation of existing programs or interventions that have demonstrated success in addressing evidence-based determinants of maternal health
  • Facilitation of a community needs assessment in the form of community listening sessions

Eligible Ohio applicants include:

  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Universities
  • Research institutions
  • Community-based organizations
  • Government entities
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $55,000
Award floor: $30,000

Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the program website.

Interested applicants must submit a Notice of Intent to Apply (Appendix A) by April 6, 2021. The complete application package must be submitted by May 3, 2021.

Tagged as
Access · Culture and cultural competency · Health disparities · Maternal health and prenatal care · Needs assessment methods and resources · Racial and ethnic groups · Social determinants of health · Ohio

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