Snow Hill, MD – The Worcester County Health Department requests mini-grant proposals from community-based organizations, workplaces, churches, or other interested organizations for youth teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infection (STI) prevention education: Promoting Health Among Teens-Comprehensive education (PHAT-C).
To be eligible for up to $5,000 in grant funding, your program must be an organization that serves young people in Worcester County. Funded organizations will be expected to deliver the PHAT-C education program to a minimum of 12-15 Worcester County youth ages 12-19.
“We’re encouraging groups that work with youth in Worcester County to apply for PHAT-C grant funding to help us spread awareness about comprehensive sexual health education and teen pregnancy and STI prevention,” said Mimi Dean, Director of Prevention Services, Worcester County Health Department. “Grant-funded education could include learning activities like small-group discussions, videos, games, role-plays and homework assignments.”
A pre-proposal orientation meeting will be held through Google Meets on July 25, 2023, at 2:00 pm. If you plan to attend this orientation session, RSVP to Kelly Shockley at
Proposals should be submitted to the Worcester County Health Department by 4:30 pm on August 18, 2023. For more information, please email Kelly Shockley at
Applications can be accessed here: Teen Health Mini Grant