Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS), Division of Public Health (DPH), Wisconsin Minority Health Program (MHP)
05/27/20 8:00 AM CDT Receipt
Grants of up to $50,000 to Wisconsin nonprofit community-based organizations to enhance the well being and health of underserved residents who are members of eligible minority groups across the State. Funding may support both COVID- and non-COVID related activities and projects that close racial and ethnic health gaps and attain equity for American Indians, Asians, Black/African Americans, and Hispanic/Latino Americans.
The Division of Public Health will award mini grants for the purpose of conducting activities to improve the health status of economically disadvantaged minority group members.
The 2020-2021 Community Grants will fund projects from community-based organizations that are evidence or science-based, promising practices (practice-based evidence), or have sound rationale to primarily help eliminate health disparities, to achieve health equity, and improve health across the lifespan.
Funding may be used for COVID-19/Coronavirus response/relief activities.
GrantWatch ID#: 138987
It is the intention of the Department to award multiple (approximately 10-12) contracts.
It is the intention of the Department to award multiple contracts, ranging from $12,500 to $50,000 each.
The contract shall be effective on July 1, 2020 and shall run through June 30, 2021. (The grant monies must be spent by June 30, 2021, with no exceptions.)
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email applications and additional documents as WORD or PDF document attachments to:
For questions or more information contact:
Strategic Outreach Coordinator
Minority Health Program
Department of Health Services
1 W. Wilson St., Room 250
Madison, WI 53701-2659
Phone: (608) 267-2946
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