Length: 25 minutes
This presentation by Jennifer Horney, MPH, gives you an introduction to funding for public health in America since September 11, 2001 and gives an overview of grantwriting as a way to secure funding for public health programs.
These learning modules are applicable to all public health, medical, veterinary, pharmacy, emergency management, hospital and other professionals interested in public health preparedness. These modules are created by faculty and guest lecturers at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health.
- Describe the history of and the current environment for public health funding
- Define federal, state, and local government funding priorities and mechanisms, as well as private foundations and other potential funders
- Recognize the major content areas of a grant proposal and describe how they are developed, including budgets, workplans, technical approaches, and evaluation plans