Tag Archives: childhood obesity

Childhood Obesity Prevention Focus of Giving Effort

Agency: National Institute of Food & Agriculture (USDA); Program: Agriculture & Food Research Initiative: Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge Area (CFDA Number: 10.310) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-006346); Eligibility: Tribal governments, public and private colleges and universities, nonprofits and for-profits, including small … Continue reading

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$7M to Prevent Childhood Obesity

Agency: National Institute of Food & Agriculture (USDA); Program: Agriculture & Food Research Initiative: Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge Area (CFDA Number: 10.310) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-005845); Eligibility: Tribal governments, public and private colleges and universities, nonprofits and for-profits, including small … Continue reading

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$130M Goes for Nutrition Projects, Educational Outreach

Agency: Agriculture Dept. (USDA) Nat’l Institute of Food & Agriculture; Program: Agriculture & Food Research Initiative (AFRI): Foundational Program (CFDA Number: 10.310, Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-005843); Eligibility: Universities, nonprofits (with or without 501(c)(3) status), tribes and for-profits, including small businesses; … Continue reading

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$4.5M Helps Prevent Childhood Obesity, Improve Nutrition

For more information on grants for childhood obesity, listen to our special webinar, “Racing to end Childhood Obesity”. Recording available.  Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Nat’l Institutes of Health-NIH, Nat’l Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases-NIDDK); Program: Nutrition … Continue reading

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$2.6M goes for Child Obesity Research

Funder: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF); Opportunity: Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Prevent Childhood Obesity (Round 10 Grants and New Connections Grants); Funding Focus: Health care, children and youth, obesity; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits and colleges; Funding: Round … Continue reading

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USDA Offers $4.7M for Childhood Obesity Research

Agency: Agriculture Dept-USDA (Nat’l Institute of Food & Agriculture); Program: Capacity Building for Non-Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture (NLGCA) (CFDA Number: 10.326) (Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-NLGCA-005637); Eligibility: Public and private colleges and universities other than land-grant institutions (no match required); … Continue reading

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Agency Offers Funding for Child Obesity Demos

Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, CDC); Program: Affordable Care Act (ACA): Childhood Obesity Research Demonstration 2.0 (CFDA Number: 93.535) (Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DP16-004); Eligibility: Public and private colleges and universities, governments, nonprofits and … Continue reading

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Grants Support Anti-Obesity, Child Autism Efforts

Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Health Resources & Services Admin., HRSA); Program: Promoting Healthy Weight among Children with ASD and other Special Health Care Needs (CFDA Number: 93.110) (Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-16-044); Eligibility: Governments, 501(c)(3) nonprofits, faith-based and community … Continue reading

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Audio conference: Racing to End Childhood Obesity July 16

Strides are being made thanks to initiatives like the First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative and private funding programs, but childhood obesity remains an epidemic. Billions of dollars are out there to help address the epidemic Most federal agencies, … Continue reading

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