Release Of Request For Applications (RFA) #22-10403 Empowering Local Communities To End The Tobacco Epidemic

The California Department of Public Health, California Tobacco Control Program (CDPH/CTCP) anticipates the release of Request for Applications (RFA) #22-10403 Empowering Local Communities to End the Tobacco Epidemic on Thursday, September 22, 2022.* The purpose of this RFA is to fund up to 25 local projects to build momentum toward ending California’s tobacco epidemic through policy, systems, and environmental change strategies and increasing community engagement in these initiatives within populations that have been disproportionately targeted by the tobacco industry. The primary populations of focus of this RFA are: 1) African American/Black; 2) Asian American/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander; 3) Latino; and 4) Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ+).

Both new applicants who meet the qualifications of this funding opportunity and current grantees funded under the California Department of Public Health, California Tobacco Control Program (CDPH/CTCP) Competitive Grant (CG) 17-10569, Regional Initiative to Mobilize Communities and Reduce Tobacco–Related Disparities Among African American/Black; Asian/Pacific Islander; Hispanic/Latino; and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Populations and CG 18-10134, African American/Black Regional Initiative to Reduce Tobacco–Related Disparities are encouraged to apply.

Details about the release of this solicitation can be found on the Funding Opportunity Alert posted on the Tobacco Control Funding Opportunities and Resources (TCFOR) website. To receive email notifications about this funding opportunity, please sign up on TCFOR.

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*Dates are tentative.

For more information, please contact Tina Fung