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CG 18-10064 California Tribal Grants to Reduce Tobacco – Related Disparities

Closed (2019-04-25)

The California Department of Public Health intends to award grants to the following agencies in response to Request for Applications 18-10064, California Tribal Grants to Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities:

1. Pala Band of Mission Indians

2. Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians

3.Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians

The purpose of the California Tribal Initiative to Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities is to address commercial tobacco-related disparities affecting the American Indian population by directly funding California Tribal Governments and Tribal Government Agencies. This Request for Application (RFA) seeks to fund Tribal Governments to reduce commercial tobacco-related health disparities in American Indian communities through tribal approaches focused on commercial tobacco use prevention and reduction, collaboration, and community engagement. 

The term tobacco used in this RFA refers to commercial tobacco products. This RFA does not seek to impinge upon the sacred use of tobacco (traditional tobacco) in American Indian Communities. 

As noted in the Contact section of the Funding Opportunity Alert, written questions for this RFA will be accepted by email only ( in two rounds. 

The first question period closed March 12, 2019 and answers were to be posted March 19, 2019. The second question period closed April 12, 2019 and answers were to be posted April 19, 2019. No written questions were received for the first and second question period.