Funding Available to Implement Cancer Prevention and Control Efforts

The South Dakota Department of Health’s Cancer Programs are pleased to announce the release of the Implementation Grant Request for Applications (RFA). The programs are soliciting applications that support the 2015-2020 South Dakota Cancer Plan, focus on evidence-based intervention implementation, and promote cancer prevention, early detection, or cancer survivorship efforts in South Dakota.

Eligibility Criteria: Eligible applicants include organizations that have the capacity to implement the required interventions. Eligibility includes, but is not limited to, federally qualified healthcare centers, health plans, healthcare clinics, healthcare systems, cancer treatment centers, healthcare professional organizations, Indian Health Service, non-profits, quality improvement organizations, school-based healthcare clinics, tribal health centers, universities, coalitions, and worksites.

Application Deadline: 5:00pm CT on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Anticipated Award Amount: Applicants may request up to $20,000. It is anticipated that 3-4 applicants will be funded.

Project Period: January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020

Application Procedure: Applications are due via electronic submission to lexi.pugsley@state.sd.us.

Questions: Staff will be available to answer questions, review grant applications, and provide recommendations for revisions until 5:00pm on November 4, 2019.

Download the Full Instructions and Application