NH Comprehensive Cancer Collaboration Funding Opportunity

August 29, 2018

NH Comprehensive Cancer CollaborationThe NH Comprehensive Cancer Collaboration invites you to submit a proposal! The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support evidence-based strategies or promising practices that directly link to the following 2015-2020 NH Cancer Plan priority objectives:

  1. Decrease the percentage of NH adults who report currently smoking cigarettes.
  2. Increase the percentage of health care centers that report having a system in place to assist smokers with tobacco treatment. Focus on increasing NH Quitline referrals.
  3. Increase the percentage of NH youth who complete the recommended HPV vaccination series.
  4. Increase the percentage of people who receive colorectal screening, with an emphasis on disparate populations.
  5. Increase availability and access to systems that provide relevant, evidence-based and / or recommended survivorship programs and services designed to improve quality of life.
  6. Decrease consumption of sugary beverages in institutions (e.g., schools, hospitals).
  7. Increase the percentage of households that report having had their private well water tested for arsenic within the past three years.
  8. Increase private well testing for arsenic.

Proposals will be accepted from individuals and/or organizations that are committed to advancing the goals and strategies indicated in this FOA. A non-profit organization must commit to serve as the fiscal agent for the proposal. 

Each applicant is eligible for a $5,000 stipend to advance the NH Cancer Plan priority objectives.  

Please complete the application using the following link no later than September 29, 2018:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/GWKQ22G 

Visit http://nhcancerplan.org for complete details on project timeline, eligibility information, proposal instructions and exclusions.    

Questions?

Contact Terry Johnson at tjohnson@healthynh.org