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California Consulting Announces the Deadline to CDE Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Grades 6-12 Cohort L Tier 2

tobacco-freeCalifornia Department of Education (CDE): Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Grades 6-12 Cohort L Tier 2

Deadline: January 29, 2016

Amount: Varies. Tier 2 grants will be awarded based on the student average daily attendance reported in the second principal apportionment in the prior fiscal year. Successful applicants will receive grants with three-year funding beginning July 1, 2014, and ending June 30, 2017.

Match: None

Eligibility: Local Education Agencies

Eligibility Note: Local educational agencies must be certified tobacco-free by July 1, 2015. Funding is available to districts, charter schools, consortium leads, and county offices of education that serve students in grades six through twelve.
Tobacco-Use Prevention Education (TUPE) funds support health education efforts aimed at the prevention and reduction of tobacco use by youth. TUPE in grades six through twelve is funded through a competitive application process. Funding consideration to local educational agencies is based on projects that propose to implement research-validated prevention programs for the general student population, provide youth development activities for both general and priority populations, and provide intervention and cessation services to students currently using tobacco.