2005 Funded Partnership Awards

The Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program provided funding awards totaling $3,983,375 for 23 community-academic partnerships in two award categories:

Planning Awards - projects typically range from $10,000 - $25,000 for approximately one-year that involve community-academic partnership development or have an emphasis on planning. The Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program funded $383,375 for 15 Planning projects.

Implementation Awards - projects typically range from $50,000 - $150,000 annually for approximately three-years that emphasize the implementation of community-based initiatives or programs. The Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program funded $3,600,000 for 8 Implementation projects.

Nearly 200 proposals were submitted by 464 community and academic partners, requesting $40,900,000. From these proposals, 23 projects were approved for funding totaling nearly $4 million. To view a printable summary of these 23 funded projects and their areas of emphasis, please click here. For additional information on any of HWPP's funded projects, please complete the Information Request form.

Click on any of the below titles for more information on the funded project.

Planning Awards

     Barron County Fall Prevention Project

     Booster Seat Educational Campaign for Milwaukee

     Community-Academic Partners For Elder Abuse Education and Prevention

     Creating a Community-Academic Partnership to Improve the Oral Health of Waukesha County

     Domestic Violence Screening in South Central Wisconsin

     Elder Health Upholders

     Focus on Kids Partnership Project

     Healthier Cumberland Coalition

     Holistic Health Planning Partnership for Women Offenders

     How Safe Is the Safety Net: A Partnership to Address the Needs of the Underserved in Milwaukee County

     Mental Health Capacity

     Neighborhood Center Nutrition and Physical Activity Demonstration Project for Urban Children and Families

     Project HOPE (Health of People Everywhere): An Agape / Stritch / MCW Partnership

     Rock River Healthy Smiles

     System Planning For an Integrated Database for Children With Developmental Disabilities

Implementation Awards

     Bilingual Community-Based Chronic Care Project

     Church-Based Health and Wellness Program

     Community Health Advocate Model Program (CHAMP)

     Culturally-Appropriate Weight Loss Intervention for Overweight Latino Children

     Health Care Can Change From Within: A Sustainable Model for Intimate Partner Violence

     Partner Up for Superior Health (PUSH)

     Riverwest Health Initiative

     Wisconsin Injury Prevention Coalition

Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E: healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu