$4.5M Helps Prevent Childhood Obesity, Improve Nutrition

Dept of Health and Human Services

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Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Nat’l Institutes of Health-NIH, Nat’l Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases-NIDDK); Program: Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (P30) (CFDA Number: 93.847) (Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DK-16-006); Eligibility: Schools, nonprofits with or without 501(c)(3) status; governments, institutions of higher education; tribes, faith- or community-based organizations; for-profits and Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions; Funding: $4.5 million for up to four awards (no match required); Deadline: Nov. 23.

Summary: The funding supports research to improve nutrition and the prevention of childhood obesity. The NIDDK-supported NORCs are part of an integrated program of nutritional sciences and obesity research.

Info:  http://tinyurl.com/zqauxgp (NOFA); 301/594-8844.

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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