Deadline: 12 November 2015
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Culture of Health Prize honors and elevates U.S. communities that have placed a priority on health and are creating powerful partnerships and deep commitments to make change: change that will enable all in the diverse society to lead healthier lives now and for generations to come.
The foundation works with a mission to improve the health and health care of all Americans.
Up to 10 RWJF Culture of Health Prize winning communities will be honored in 2016 and each will receive a $25,000 cash prize.
Foundation’s Focus Areas
- Child and Family Well-Being
- Health Coverage
- Health Leadership and Workforce
- Health System Improvement
- Healthy Communities
- Healthy Weight
- To be eligible for a prize, a community must be based in the United States and fall into one of the following categories:
- Town, village, borough, and other local incorporated places
- County or parish
- Federally-recognized tribes
- Native Hawaiian organizations serving and representing the interests of Native Hawaiians in Hawaii
- Region (such as contiguous towns, cities, or counties)
- Communities within U.S. territories are welcome to apply.
- Neighborhoods, states, and unincorporated local communities are not eligible to apply.
How to Apply
Interested applicants can apply online via given website.
For more information, please visit RWJF Culture of Health Prize.