Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health

Community/School Partnership Grants

2016-2017 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.

Grant Guidance

Catalyst Walkthrough


Catalyst Online Application Form


Grant applications must be submitted and finalized withing Cataylst by 5:00 pm CT on October 7, 2016


Important Dates


Grant Release: September 19, 2016

Submission Deadline for Questions: September 23, 2016

Technical Assistance Calls: September 27 & 28, 2016

Application Deadline: October 7, 2016 at 5:00 pm CT

Tentative Notice of Award: November 1, 2016

Grant Period: November 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017


Request a Catalyst Log-In


For 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


Technical Assistance Calls


The SD TCP will hold two technical assistance conference calls:

  • Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 9:30 am CT
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 1:30 pm CT


Call-in number: 1-866-410-8397

Conference code: 9542119478


Questions for the TA calls must be submitted via email to by 5:00 pm CT on September 23, 2016. Please use "Tobacco Grant Question" in the subject line of your email.


Grant Application Webinar: Wednesday, September 14

  • Slides + transcript
  • Webinar handout
  • Click here to view video recording
    • Once loaded, hit the pause button in the lower left to pause the video while you access the audio
    • To access the audio, dial 719-457-0820 and enter passcode 321665581#
    • The audio recording will go through a menu of listening options. Once it says "this meeting is now being recorded," start the video playback by hitting the play button in the lower left of the Adobe Connect window


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


South Dakota Tobacco Control Program Resources



National Resources

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