2011 Funded Partnership Awards

The Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program announced funding awards on November 19, 2010 for up to $2.85M for 6 community - academic partnerships in two categories:

Development Awards - designed to support a range of health promotion or health-related prevention project ideas, including, but not limited to: planning or evaluation activities of a project or partnership, pilot project feasibility testing or implementation of a project, limited to up to $200,000 per award. The following 3 Development proposals received funding.

Impact Awards  - designed to support a range of project ideas, including but not limited to: implementation of a health promotion or health-related prevention project, program and / or partnership with significant impact; or, implementation of capacity building strategies that will have significant impact on a health-related organization, sector, or system, limited to up to $750,000 per award. The following 3 Impact proposals received funding.

The 6th Request for Proposals (RFP) generated responses from over 250 community and Medical College of Wisconsin partners submitting 95 Letters of Intent intended to impact residents throughout Wisconsin communities. Of those, 32 projects were invited to submit a full proposal. Those 32 proposals met technical eligibility requirements and underwent competitive merit review by a National Review Panel and the MCW Consortium on Public and Community Health. The projects awarded funding are listed below in alphabetical order.

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.

Development Awards

Community MedShare Prescription Assistance Project

Developing a Novel Intervention to Improve Health Literacy among Wisconsin Latinos

Patient at Risk: Wisconsin's EIF Repository Program for Children with Special Healthcare Needs

Impact Awards

Community-based Chronic Disease Management (CCDM)

Developing a School Health Services Assessment and Related Resources

Healthy Families, Healthy Communities Barron County

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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
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