Request for Proposals: EHDI Community Grants Program 2012

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is soliciting proposals to close the gap in the health status of African Americans/Africans, American Indians, Asian Americans, and Hispanics/Latinos in Minnesota as compared with whites in eight priority health areas and community primary prevention.

RFP document

Request for Proposals: Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative (EHDI) Community Grants Program 2012 (PDF: 1.2MB/208 pages)


Application period begins

February 27, 2012

Grant application workshop

March 2, 2012

Intent to Apply Form due

March 12, 2012

Applications due

April 12, 2012

Notice to applicants

May 22, 2012

Work begins

July 1, 2012


Download required application forms

Priority health area applications and community primary prevention applications require different sets of the required application documents. 

Administrative or Indirect Cost Allocation for EHDI Project Grants Form (Word: 42KB/2 pages)

Application Cover Sheet Form and Instructions (Word: 17KB/3 pages)

Background Information Form and Instructions (Word: 19KB/2 pages)

Budget Form and Instructions (Word: 19KB/2 pages)

Budget Narrative Instructions (Word: 29KB/4 pages)

Community Involvement, Collaboration, and Partnership Form and Instructions (Word: 15KB/2 pages)

Financial Capacity and Review Form and Instructions (Word: 26KB/5 pages)

Focus Area Description for Priority Health Area Applications Form and Instructions (Word: 16KB/2 pages)

Intent to Apply Form and Instructions (Word: 18KB/2 pages)

Other Funding Sources Form and Instructions (Word: 15KB/2 pages)

Project Narrative for Priority Health Area Implementation Grant Applications Instructions (Word: 21KB/2 pages)

Project Narrative for Community Primary Prevention Implementation Grant Applications Instructions (Word: 20KB/2 pages)

Staffing Narrative Instructions (Word: 19KB/1 page)

Work Plan Form and Instructions (Word: 19KB/2 pages)


OMMH hosted a one-day workshop held March 2 for potential applicants. Presentations:
Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative Community Grants Program Application Review (PowerPoint: 581KB/38 pages)

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions - 2012 EHDI Community Grants RFP

Contact us

If you need assistance with these files, send an e-mail to or call 651-201-5813.

Updated Friday, March 16, 2012 at 02:46PM