Funding Opportunities

Grant writing

Our center offers technical support for Dartmouth investigators interested in writing grants in the areas of obesity and tobacco prevention. Please contact us for a consultation.

2017 Special Interest Projects (SIPs)

Each year the CDC releases a group of Special Interest Projects through the Prevention Research Center (PRC) Program. Applications are required to go through the Health Promotion Research Center at Dartmouth.

To Access the RFA & Application Package:

  1. Go to:  
  2. Select: “Search Grants” from the menu
  3. In the “Basic Search” by “Funding Opportunity Number” box, type the number formatted as:  

This RFA will provide supplemental funding to Prevention Research Centers (PRCs) during 2017 -2019 to design, test, and disseminate effective applied public health prevention research strategies to include behavioral interventions, environmental or system-wide solutions, and strategies that address major causes of disease and disability. Research strategies align with public health priorities such as the Healthy 2020 topic areas: Arthritis, Cancer, HIV/STD, Sexual Health and School-based Health.

Application due date is 2/22/2017, no later than 5 PM (ET). A non-binding Letter of Intent is due 1/23/2017. 
If you are interested, please contact Anna Adachi-Mejia ( as soon as possible so we can facilitate the application process. Only one application per SIP per PRC is allowed.

Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health Funding Opportunities

Periodically updated by ASPPH, this site features a list of the latest opportunities available for research and project funding related to a variety of public health topics and interests.

Grant Writing Resources


Search an archive of NIH-funded research projects and access publications resulting from that funding.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Norris Cotton Center Seminars

Access presentations and resources on topics ranging from how to write a successful grant proposal, to properly formatting your biosketch.