Request for Applications: Climate and Health Demonstration Sites (2022-2023)

Type: 
Funding
Health
Organization: 
NACCHO, CDC
Description: 

Deadline passed. Most recent deadline: December 12, 2022. The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) supports local efforts to track, prevent, and mitigate the health effects of climate change, including: (1) the incorporation of adaptation planning into land use, housing, and transportation design; (2) preparing communities for extreme and unusual environmental events; and (3) coordinating with local governments on all-hazards disaster planning. To this end, NACCHO, with support from the Climate and Health Program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, intends to award up to four (4) entities for up to $20,000 each to support climate change and health adaptation initiatives at local organizations. Read the request for applications here. An optional informational webinar for interested applicants on Thursday, October 27, 2022, from 11:00 – 11:30 AM Pacific.

Category: 
health effects, health, climate change impacts, adaptation, community health, community preparedness
Funding Amount: 
Up to $20,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Local governmental entities and local organization working in climate change and health. "Local" is here defined as organizations working at county, city, or community levels (local health department)
Contact Information: 
For questions regarding this funding opportunity, please contact Angana Roy at ARoy@naccho.org