Funding opportunity for your local health departments
Kansas Association of Local Health Departments was awarded a highly-competitive grant from the Public Health National Center for Innovations (a division of the Public Health Accreditation Board) with funding provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation as part of the 21st Century Public Health Innovations Program.
The Kansas Public Health Systems Group is seeking proposals from local health departments for an innovative pilot project to develop a local implementation plan for the Kansas Foundational Public Health Services. The pilot project includes an emphasis on using collaboration between jurisdictions (cross-jurisdictional sharing) to provide public health programs and services. The selected pilot site – consisting of a partnership of two or more local health departments – will receive a $20,000 grant from the Kansas Association of Local Health Departments (KALHD) with funding provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation through the Public Health Accreditation Board and Public Health National Center for Innovations.
· Funding available: One award of $20,000 is available to support the Local Pilot Team
· Eligibility: KALHD member local health departments are eligible to apply
· Letters of interest are due no later than Friday, August 11, 2017
· A full Application must be submitted no later than Friday, September 8, 2017
· The project start will begin on October 2, 2017 and end on October 1, 2018.
For more information, please visit kalhd.org/innovations-grant