Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (SNAP & EFNEP): Regional Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Centers of Excellence (RNECE)

Regional Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Centers of Excellence (RNECE)

To build the evidence-base for nutrition education and obesity prevention strategies and interventions that produce measurable improvements in health, obesity, nutrition (food behavior), and physical activity-related outcomes of interest to USDA; and develop effective education/extension, environmental, systems, and policy translational activities that promote health and prevent/reduce obesity in disadvantaged low-income families and children.

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Who Is Eligible to Apply:
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More on Eligibility:
Applications may only be submitted by land-grant institutions that have EFNEP programs, SNAP-Ed Implementing Agencies, and/or other nonprofit organizations/agencies that have developed and/or delivered and/or evaluated similar low income nutrition education/obesity prevention programs.
Posted Date:
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
For More Information Contact:
Helen Chipman, Ph.D., RDN
Closing Date:
Friday, August 15, 2014
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Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Matching is not required