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Call for Proposals
Increasing the Body of Knowledge for Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing in Public Health – Small Grants Program
The Center for Sharing Public Health Services, with funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is offering small grants to support work on cross-jurisdictional sharing (CJS) arrangements. Applications must be submitted by 5:00 PM CDT on Monday, May 17, 2021. Up to 5 awards will be made for an amount of up to $10,000 for a project period of eight months. Shorter projects will be considered, but all projects must conclude by March 18, 2022.
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Washington State Department of Health Immunization Program staff worked closely with the local health jurisdictions throughout the state to redesign program administration and enhance program integrity.
Featured Resource: COMPASS
COMPASS is an interactive online tool that walks through the step-by-step process of exploring, planning and implementing CJS arrangements. It follows the three phases of the Roadmap but dives deeper into each, providing additional resources such as videos, charts, surveys and timelines to help break down each phase into smaller sections.