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Good & Healthy Community Grant

Provided By: South Dakota Department of Health



The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion within the SD Department of Health works to help communities in South Dakota implement evidence-based chronic disease prevention and health promotion strategies to improve where they live, work, learn, and play. The purpose of the Good and Healthy Community Grant is to support local community and organization-based efforts, foster collaboration among organizations, and support the mission of the South Dakota Department of Health, which is working together to promote, protect, and improve health.


Eligible applicants include, but are not limited to:

  • Local governmental and non-profit community-based organizations
  • Coalitions
  • Youth groups
  • Schools
  • Post-secondary institutions
  • Civic associations
  • Service clubs
  • Healthcare organizations
  • Faith-based organizations
  • Parent groups
  • Neighborhood associations
  • Worksites

Important Dates

  • Application Opened: January 11, 2023
  • Application Deadline: March 3, 2023 at 5 p.m. Central Time
  • Tentative Award Notification: April 3, 2023
  • Project Period: June 1, 2023–May 13, 2024

Amount of Funding

  • Award ceiling: $125,000
  • Award floor: $5,000

Application Process

Please review provided materials carefully before submitting your application.

This online Jotform application must be completed to be considered.


Reach out to the grant’s primary contact:

Larissa Skjonsberg
Nutrition & Physical Activity Program Director
South Dakota Department of Health