Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health

Community/School Partnership Grants

2017-2018 Community/School Partnership Grants

The South Dakota Tobacco Control Program (TCP) Community/School Partnership grant program links school and community tobacco prevention and control efforts in order to achieve maximum impact. Partnership efforts are led by both community and school representatives and implement activities that impact both local school districts and the community-at-large.

Community/School Partnership Grant Guidance 2017-2018
Catalyst Walkthrough 2017-2018

TCP Grant Decision Tool

Catalyst Online Application Form
Catalyst Help Center

Grant applications must be submitted and finalized within Catalyst by 5:00 pm CT on April 21, 2017.
Late applications will not be considered.


Important Dates

Grant Release: April 3, 2017
Deadline to Submit Questions: April 10, 2017
Questions & Answers Posted: April 12, 2017
Application Deadline: April 21, 2017, 5:00 pm CT
Tentative Notice of Award: May 15, 2017
Grant Funding Period: June 1, 2017- May 1, 2018

Request a Catalyst Log-in

The Tobacco Disparities Grant application is located in the Catalyst Online Application FormFor those interested in applying who do not already have a Catalyst username and password email with the subject line "Tobacco Grant Log-In" and include the following information:

  • First and last name
  • Email address
  • Position/title
  • Organization name
  • Organization address
  • Phone number

For assistance with Catalyst, please contact Spectrum Health Policy Research, Catalyst Support by accessing their Help Center, by calling 770.935.0958 or emailing

Technical Assistance

The SD Tobacco Control Program will post answers to submitted questions here by 5:00 pm on April 12, 2017.
Questions must be submitted via email to by 5:00 pm on April 10, 2017.
Please use "Tobacco Grant Question" in the subject line of your email.

Click here to view a recorded webinar that provides an overview of the Community/School Partnership Grant.


Catalyst is hosted by the SHPR Group. Technical Assistance for Catalyst is provided through:

South Dakota Tobacco Control Program Resources