Submit Ideas, Examples, and Data to the Surgeon General
Due Monday, November 5, 2018
The Office of the Surgeon General, with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), plans to develop and produce a report by the US Surgeon General on the link between investments in community health and community and other measures of well-being and economic prosperity. The Surgeon General wants to build upon the community health work that has already been done and would like to hear from you about the initiatives you are doing to address community health and prosperity. Visit the Federal Register Notice
to share your ideas, examples, and data.
Strong Systems, Stronger Communities: Strengthening Tribal Public Health Systems, Request for Applications
Due Tuesday, November 13, 2018 by 11:59 ET
The National Indian Health Board (NIHB) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are pleased to announce funding for Strong Systems, Stronger Communities (SSSC), formerly known as the Tribal Accreditation Support Initiative (ASI). This project continues NIHB’s commitment to the strengthening of Tribal public health systems by offering support and technical assistance specifically to Tribes as they complete projects to improve their performance, meet national public health accreditation standards, and/or promote interconnection across the public health system to improve population health. Tribes will have the opportunity to perform work in performance improvement (PI) and/or system improvement (SI). Support for public health accreditation activities is offered, but seeking accreditation is not required.
Submit Your Abstract for the 14th Circle of Harmony HIV/AIDS Wellness Conference
Abstracts due: Friday, November 23, 2018
Conference dates: Tuesday-Thursday, March 26-28, 2019
Submit your abstract today for the 14th Circle of Harmony HIV/AIDS Wellness Conference,
Bridging Generations: Thinking Ahead While Always Being Informed by the Past.
Learn more about submitting abstracts
Cooperative Agreement for Emergency Response: Public Health Crisis Response
Submission deadline: Friday, November 30, 2018
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is offering this funding opportunity for emergency response. Federally-recognized Tribes are eligible. Click
to learn more.
Forecast: Workforce Development and Youth Suicide Prevention Grants Coming Soon!
Expected release dates: December 2018
The Department of Health and Human Services has released forecasts for two upcoming grants: (1) Youth Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Initiative, and (2) American Indian Alaska Native Workforce Development Initiative. These grants are announced with applications expected to open in December.
to view the forecast for the workforce grant, and click
to view the forecast for the youth suicide prevention grant.
16th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity, and the Planet
Applications due: Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Informational webinar: Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 2:00-3:30 pm ET
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announces the release of the 16th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Phase I Request for Applications (RFA). This RFA is seeking applications in the research areas of Air Quality, Safe and Sustainable Water Resources, Sustainable and Healthy Communities, and Chemical Safety. Click
to learn more or apply.
Indigenous Food Sovereignty in North America
Submission deadline: Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development and the
Journal of American Indian Education
jointly seek manuscripts and commentaries on practice-relevant and pedagogical research related to Indigenous food sovereignty issues, especially Tribal and government policy, grassroots community organizing, culturally defined foods and practices, and the transfer of Indigenous knowledge. See the full announcement and a PDF for sharing and posting
. Click here to