Funding For Programs That Target Childhood Obesity

Application Deadline: 
April 11, 2013
Grant Category: 
Health and Wellness
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
United States Department of Agriculture: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative
Amount of Grant: 
Grantor Type: 
Federal Government
Applicant Location Requirement: 
Description of Grant: 
The Childhood Obesity Prevention program provides support to reduce the prevalence of overweight and obesity among children and adolescents. The program seeks to bring about behavior change as well as improve knowledge, and supports integrated research, education, and extension projects.