Health and Climate Solutions

Type: 
Funding
Health
Event Date: 
01/07/2019 12 pm PST
Organization: 
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Description: 

Deadline Passed 02/08/2019. Deadline Unknown for 2020. Through this funding opportunity, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) seeks to develop and amplify the evidence around a set of approaches that improve community health and well-being and advance health equity, while also addressing climate change adaptation or mitigation. Eligible, local approaches can focus on one or more of a range of determinants of health—including, but not limited to: air quality; energy sources; transportation or mobility design; food and water systems; housing; and health systems. There will be two optional webinars for interested applicants on January 7, 2019 at 12 pm Pacific and January 15, 2019 at 5 pm Pacific

Category: 
health, health equity, climate change, climate change impacts
Funding Amount: 
up to $350,000
Matching Funds: 
unknown

Geography:

Eligibility: 
*All interventions eligible for this funding must have been implemented and active for at least one year as of the date of the application.* Eligible applicant organizations include public and private nonprofit organizations, federally or state-recognized Indian tribal governments, indigenous organizations, local government, and academic institutions.
Contact Information: 
hcs@rwjf.org