Funding Announcement/RFA

Check back soon for the 2019 RFA.

Each participant’s organization will receive a $2500 grant for their participation in this competitive program and completion of a proposed project. Priority will be given to leaders from Appalachian counties in Kentucky. In addition, priority will be given to applicants who  propose projects consistent with the UK CCTS Community Engagement and Research Program’s areas of interest including:

  • Cancer prevention (e.g., nutrition, physical activity, smoking cessation)
  • Reducing obesity and sedentary lifestyle
  • Chronic disease (diabetes, cardiovascular disease) prevention or management
  • Substance abuse prevention and treatment


Training Location and Schedule
Dates:  Spring 2019* (TBA)
Mid-Point Meeting: Fall 2019 (TBA)
Time: 8 am – 4 pm
Location: UK Center of Excellence in Rural Health, Hazard, KY
(* Training dates may be subject to change)


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