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Barclay-Giel ​Seed 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.

U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Officers Foundation
Nov 12, 2023

Lynn Abrahamson


Barclay-Giel ​Seed Grants provide funding for public health projects that have a strong disease and/or injury prevention component that impacts the health of a community by promoting wellness, early detection, and early interventions. Past awards have been given for projects in rural and tribal communities.

Grants will be open to all areas of public health, with a special interest on the Surgeon General's priorities, including:

  • Health misinformation
  • Health worker burnout
  • Social connection
  • Youth mental health

Eligible applicants include any nonprofit entity, including 501(c)(3) and local/state/tribal organizations, whose primary mission is addressing one or more public health issues

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $10,000.

Application process

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

Tagged as
Children and youth · Community and economic development · Illicit drug use · Infectious diseases · Oral health · Population health · Prescription drug misuse · Public health · Social connectedness · Substance use and misuse · Tobacco use · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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