Utah Asthma Program
Utah Asthma Program

School Nurse Mini Grants

Applications are closed for School Year 2017-2018. Please check back in Fall 2018 for the next round of Asthma School Nurse Mini Grants.

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Full Nurse Mini Grant Application

Overview

The Utah Asthma Program will award 10 grants of $500 to school nurses to complete asthma-related projects. Applications are due no later than October 20, 2017. You can turn in your application any time before the deadline. Funding priority will be given to the first 10 applications received that are complete and meet the minimum requirements outlined in the project description.

No Mini Grants Currently Available

How to Apply

Step 1: Confirm Eligibility

The Asthma Mini Grant program provides grant money for school nurses in the state of Utah. To be eligible, the school nurse must be a Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), or Nurse Practitioner (NP) who is employed or contracted by a school, school district, or local public health department to provide school nursing services.

Step 2: Choose a Project:

Project Descriptions:

  • Option 1: School Staff Training
  • Option 2: Assess Asthma-Friendly Policies and Procedures
  • Option 3: Teach an Asthma Self-Management Course
  • Option 4: Send Referrals for the Asthma Home Visiting Program
  • Option 5: Collect Asthma Action Plans
  • Option 6: Design Your Own Project

Step 3: Complete the Application Form

Applications are due no later than October 20, 2017. Applications can be turned in any time before the deadline. Funding priority will be given to the first 10 applications received that are complete and meet the minimum requirements outlined in the project description. A form signed by a school administrator is required as part of the application. Please email applications to kabaxter@utah.gov.

Step 4: Await Notification

You will receive a confirmation email that we received your application within 2 business days of submission. If you do not hear from the Utah Asthma Program within that time period, please contact us to confirm that we have received your application materials.

Step 5: Complete the Project

For applicants that are awarded a mini grant, the project should be completed by August, with the outcomes report due August 10, 2018. The Utah Asthma Program will provide you with a packet of materials and resources related to the project you choose.  Kellie Baxter (kabaxter@utah.gov) will be available to offer support and answer questions as needed.

Step 6: Return Outcomes Forms

After you have completed the project, you will need to submit an outcomes report. Outcomes reports will be due no later than August 10, 2018. Payments will be processed after the outcomes report is submitted showing completion of the project.

 

Contact Kellie Baxter with questions: kabaxter@utah.gov