Applications will be accepted through Aug. 19, 2019, for grants up to $20,000 to support small-scale projects and pilot studies that address prevention of childhood agricultural disease and injury.
The National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety will give priority to projects that:
- Utilize the https://www.aginjurynews.org/website;
- Incorporate the Agricultural Youth Work Guidelines (www.CultivateSafety.org/family-farms), and/or;
- Focus on special populations (e.g., workers’ children, Anabaptists, African Americans, Native Americans).
Since 2002, 58 projects have been funded. For information on eligibility, how to improve your chances of being funded, submitting a proposal and frequently asked questions, go to http://www.marshfieldresearch.org/nccrahs/mini-grants. Or contact Marsha Salzwedel, email@example.com; 715-389-5226 or 1-800-662-6900 option 8.