REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS EXCITE: Implementation Phase   ELIGIBILITY: Competitive phase available to ALL Land-grant universities (1862, 1890, 1994) by completing an online application. Participation in the Design Phase is not a requirement to apply for the Implementation Phase.  AWARD AMOUNT:  $100,000  TIMELINE:  Application Open: February 2023 Application Deadline: March 15, 2023, 11:59PM PT Award Notification: […]

New RFA: EXCITE Design Phase

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS EXCITE: Design Phase   ELIGIBILITY: Non-competitive phase available to ALL Land-grant universities (LGUs) (1862, 1890, 1994) by completing a simple online application. Submit only one application per institution. AWARD AMOUNT: $10,000 TIMELINE:  Application Open: September 22, 2022 Application Deadline: November 1, 2022, November 30, 2022, 11:59 PM PST Award Period: October 1, […]

Celebrating EXCITE Vaccine in Education Projects Reaching Over 11 Million People!

We are celebrating EXCITE Vaccine Education Projects reaching over 11 million people through their 1st year. After calculating the data from the June program reports, EXCITE total reach came to 11,201,951 people! Bringing crucial Vaccine Education to this number of people during a challenging year is a significant accomplishment for the EXCITE project. This figure […]

Announcing: NEW EXCITE Programming Opportunity

We are happy to announce additional EXCITE programming opportunities! EXCITE is a nationwide local response by U.S. Cooperative Extension made possible through an interagency agreement between USDA-NIFA and the CDC. It integrates partners and funders to increase immunization education, emphasizing boosting vaccination confidence in adult immunization. This new phase of EXCITE will support adult immunization […]