Funding Focus: National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety

The purpose of this program is to support small-scale projects and pilot studies that address prevention of childhood agricultural disease and injury. Funds are allocated to support projects that: a) test innovative strategies, b) strengthen partnerships between safety professionals, agricultural organizations, and the media, and c) translate research findings into practical applications.

Individuals affiliated with community-based organizations, public or private institutions, units of local or state government, or tribal government throughout the United States are eligible to apply for funds.

Application Deadline:
August 20, 2009

Call for proposals can be viewed at:

Questions regarding the application process:
Marcy Fitz-Randolph, 1-800-662-6900 or