Healthy Communities Grant Program

The summary for the Healthy Communities Grant Program grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Environmental Protection Agency, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Healthy Communities Grant Program: The Healthy Communities Grant Program is EPA New Englands main competitive grant program to work directly with communities to reduce environmental risks, protect and improve human health and improve the quality of life. The Healthy Communities Grant Program will achieve this through identifying and funding projects that: . Target resources to benefit communities at risk [environmental justice areas of potential concern, places with high risk from toxic air pollution, urban areas and sensitive populations (e.g. children, elderly, others at increased risk)]. . Assess, understand, and reduce environmental and human health risks. . Increase collaboration through community-based projects. . Build institutional and community capacity to understand and solve environmental and human health problems. . Achieve measurable environmental and human health benefits.
Federal Grant Title: Healthy Communities Grant Program
Federal Agency Name: Environmental Protection Agency
Grant Categories: Environment
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-R1-HC-2006
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 66.110
CFDA Descriptions: Healthy Communities Grant Program
Current Application Deadline: No deadline provided
Original Application Deadline: Apr 05, 2006 Please refer to the full announcement, including Section IV, for additional information on submission methods and due dates.
Posted Date: Feb 23, 2006
Creation Date: Aug 16, 2006
Archive Date: May 05, 2006
Total Program Funding: $500,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $30,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $5,000
Expected Number of Awards: 25
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) County governments State governments City or township governments Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Public and State controlled institutions of higher education Private institutions of higher education
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Healthy Communities Grant Program
http://www.epa.gov/region01/eco/uep/2006-HC-Application-Guidance.pdf
Grant Announcement Contact
Sandra Padula
(617) 918-1797 padula.sandra@epa.gov Sandra Padula
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