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Funding and Other Opportunities

Call for Applications for the 2019-2020 ASTHO Environmental Public Health Tracking Fellowship Program

ASTHO has announced a call for applications for the 2019-2020 Environmental Public Health Tracking Fellowship Program. The Program will provide up to four state and/or territorial health agencies that are not currently funded by CDC’s National Tracking Network, with the opportunity to build tracking capacity under the guidance of a CDC grantee state.
Deadline for submissions: 5 p.m. EST on Nov. 15, 2019.

2020 Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Opportunity

Call for Applications for the 2020 ASTHO State and Territory Public Health Systems Improvement Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Opportunity
ASTHO has announced a call for applications for the 2020 State and Territory Public Health Systems Improvement Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Opportunity. If you are a state or territorial health department working on performance management, accreditation, or quality improvement, consider applying to ASTHO’s Strong Systems, Stronger Communities Learning Community. This project will provide up to ten state and/or territorial health agencies with the opportunity to work with peers and ASTHO to strengthen health capacity in planning and systems improvement. Example of final deliverables from last year’s participants can be found below and include accreditation sustainability plans, performance management team charters, community health assessment frameworks, and more!
Deadline for submissions: 11:59 p.m. ET on Nov. 22, 2019.

Call for Applications for the 2020 Cross-jurisdictional Systems Improvement Partnership Opportunity
If you are a state ready to collaborate with local and tribal peers, consider submitting a letter of interest to participate in the new Cross-jurisdictional Systems Improvement Partnership. CDC has partnered with the National Indian Health Board, the National Association of County and City Health Officials, and ASTHO to support a collaborative technical assistance opportunity to strengthen cross jurisdictional partnerships among local, tribal, and state health entities to develop and implement a shared public health systems improvement action plan. The instructions are available online until Dec. 8 for regional partnerships to submit their joint letter of interest.

Call for Applications for Learning Opportunity on Creating and Demonstrating Return on Investment in Multisector Partnerships

The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO), with support from HRSA, is accepting applications for a Return on Investment (ROI) Learning Opportunity focused on expanding state health agencies’, safety-net providers’ and community-based organizations’ management competencies to plan and execute multisector partnerships. Up to five state health agencies, safety net providers, or community-based organizations will be selected to participate in this learning opportunity.
Deadline for submissions: 5 p.m. EST on Dec. 2, 2019.