Special Solicitation on Beverage Consumption in Early Childhood
All proposed studies in response to this CFP must have a clear impact on 0- to 5-year-olds and address one or more of the following topic areas (topics are not in any particular order). Also, all studies must have the potential to impact groups at highest risk for obesity and poor nutrition, such as black, Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander populations, and children living in lower-income communities. RWJF is interested in research exploring the following topics:
These priority topic areas emerged from a 6-month long project led by HER to develop a national research agenda to reduce the consumption of SSBs and increase access to and consumption of safe water among 0- to 5-year-olds.
Expires: October 3, 2018
Approximately $2.1 Million will be awarded under this CFP, resulting in the funding of about seven grants. Each grant will award up to $300,000 for up to 24 months.