Funding and Educational Opportunities

The Idaho Diabetes, Heart Disease, and Stroke Prevention (DHDSP) Program periodically provides funding opportunities and highlights educational opportunities for providers and partners interested in preventing and managing chronic diseases.

Funding Opportunity - Now OPEN!

Application Deadline: Monday, August 12, 2024 by 5:00 p.m. MDT

The Idaho DHDSP Program is accepting applications from clinical and community-based organizations to pilot the implementation of the Smart Moves for Kids (otherwise known as Bright Bodies) program, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-recognized Family Healthy Weight Program (FHWP). A FHWP is a comprehensive, family-based lifestyle change program designed for children with overweight or obesity, and their families, to make progress toward a healthier weight through positive behavior changes. 

The Idaho DHDSP Program is housed within the Bureau of Community Health (BCH), Division of Public Health, Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, and is funded by the CDC. This funding announcement addresses priorities of cooperative agreement A Strategic Approach to Advancing Health Equity for Priority Populations with or at Risk for Diabetes (CDC-RFA-DP-23-0020, Assistance Listing Number #93.988 Cooperative Agreements for State-Based Diabetes Control Programs and Evaluation of Surveillance Systems). The priority of this funding opportunity is to sustainably implement the Smart Moves for Kids program in Idaho.

Informational Call

A webinar will be offered Tuesday, July 23 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. MDT for all eligible organizations to ask questions related to this funding opportunity. To participate, email the Idaho DHDSP Program at DHDSP@dhw.Idaho.gov no later than Monday, July 22, 2024, by 3:30 p.m. MDT. Written responses to questions asked on the informational call will be posted on this page.

How to apply

The application deadline is Monday, August 12, 2024 by 5:00 p.m. MDT.

Email completed applications or questions to DHDSP@dhw.Idaho.gov 

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