New funding opportunity for innovative WIC nutrition education projects
The USDA Center for Collaborative Research on WIC Nutrition Education Innovations at the USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine (CNRC WIC Center) announces the second round of funding available for researcher-initiated projects to demonstrate creative approaches to nutrition education for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC). The CNRC WIC Center is funded by the USDA Food and Nutrition Service. University-based researchers, with state/local WIC collaborators, are eligible to respond.
The grants will be funded for up to two years and require a partnership between a university-based researcher and a state or local WIC program.
A letter of intent is due on December 18, 2013. Complete applications are due January 29, 2014.
The Request for Applications provides the directions.