Community Based Health Grants

"Healthy People in
Healthy Communities"

Communities throughout Vermont are building and implementing comprehensive health and wellness projects that promote healthy behavior - including better nutrition, increased physical activity, and disease prevention. The Vermont Department of Health periodically issues Requests For Proposals (RFP) to support implementation of these programs and initiatives.

Current Community Based Health RFP and Bid Opportunities

To Submit a Proposal

See specific grant opportunities below, or, for complete information and resources for submitting a proposal go to the Vermont Business Assistance Network website, a searchable database of state, federal, municipal and private sector open and awarded contracts. You can use either of these Web addresses to access the database:

On the left hand side there is a drop down menu - select "Open State Bids."

Combined Community Prevention Grant

The Vermont Department of Health is issuing this FY15-17 Request for Proposals to support implementation of community-based chronic disease prevention strategies related to alcohol and drug abuse, nutrition and physical activity, and tobacco control.

Responders to the RFP must apply to work on at least two of the following program areas:

  1. Alcohol and Drug Abuse – up to $65,000 available
  2. Physical Activity and Nutrition – up to $40,000 available
  3. Tobacco Control – up to $45,000 available

All applicants must agree to participate in the Healthy Retailers project and may request up to $5,000 for this work.

Bid Closing Date: February 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm ET

Request For Proposal FY15-17

Contact Information:

Lisabeth DeLorge
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, PO Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402
Tel: (802) 651-1567
Email: Lisabeth.Delorge@state.vt.us

Webinars:

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Work Plans:

Templates:

Vermont Healthy Retailer Initiative FY15 Grantee Activities PDF document

FY13 Community Prevention Grant Recipients PDF document

Contact Information:

Lisabeth DeLorge
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, PO Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402
Tel: (802) 651-1567
Email: Lisabeth.Delorge@state.vt.us

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CHAMPPS

The Department of Health distributes the state's Coordinated Healthy Activity, Motivation & Prevention Programs (CHAMPPS) competitive, multi-year grants to Vermont-based community organizations. Visit the CHAMPPS Grant home page for complete information and resources.

For FY2011, eligible organizations or coalitions are those who are completing year one of the two-year FY2010 CHAMPPS funding.

CHAMPPS FY2011 Grant Request for Proposal / Grant Application

Contact Information:
Suzanne Kelley, MSW
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, PO Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402
Tel. (802) 657-4202
FAX (802) 651-1634
Email: suzanne.kelley@state.vt.us

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