The Bayfield County Health Wellness Initiative is a community wellness initiative that promotes the health infrastructure of Bayfield County, its residents and visitors. The purpose of this grant opportunity is to provide the community with assistance to create the opportunity for a better place to live by supporting infrastructure for physical activity, promoting health and wellness.
Please complete the following sections of the online application. Your completed application will be submitted to the email Health@bayfieldcounty.wi.gov. At that time, you may choose to have a copy emailed to you for confirmation and for your recordkeeping. Online applications are required this year.
Application for project proposals must be received no later than Sunday, April 28, 2024. Awarding of grant amounts shall be at the sole discretion of the Bayfield County Health Community Wellness Initiatives Committee. Grant funds must be used for pre-approved project costs. Project must be completed and final report submitted by June 30, 2025. For details please see Grant Description. If you have any questions regarding this grant opportunity or the application process, please contact Nathan Hauber at Bayfield County Health Department at (715)373-3319 or by email Health@bayfieldcounty.wi.gov.
File upload fields are available this year at the request of applicants from the previous grant cycles. Unless the field has an asterisk, it is not required to use all file uploads in your grant application. We simply have added more opportunities for you to add documentation such as letters of support, town meeting minutes, photos or sketches, graphics or marketing designs, or other materials that are complementary to your grant application.
If you are completing this application on behalf of a town/municipality/tribe, please fill out the below information as best as possible. Feel free to use the address of the town or local government center in place of your personal address. Please do remember to include an email that you and/or a local government official can be contacted at as this will be necessary to announce grant recipients.
Optional - an opportunity to attach other documentation or information to help explain the project proposal.
Optional - an opportunity to attach other documentation or information related to target audience.
For example, what are you doing in your project and how will you carry it out?
Required. Please provide a photo or sketch of the proposed site for your project with your application.
Please provide documentation of endorsement of your project. For example, town meeting minutes reflecting support.
Formal town/municipal/tribal action required prior to award.
List approximately 3 objectives to coincide with your goal.
Optional. An opportunity to attach documentation that outlines the goals and objectives of the project proposal.
Please list the months with corresponding activities in the next box.
List the activities during the selected months. Please explain what you hope to accomplish, start and end dates, etc.
Projects must be completed by June 30, 2025. A grant summary form must be submitted by June 30, 2025 or within two weeks from project completion.
Optional - an opportunity to attach documentation that outlines the expected timeline for this project.
Describe the role that community members and collaborating partners will play in this project. Please include at least two letters of support from community members with this application to establish that the project has strong community impetus and determination behind the project.
In 4-5 sentences, please describe the anticipated impact on the community and plans for sustainability for this project after the project is completed.
Optional - an opportunity to attach documentation that outlines the anticipated impact of this project and sustainability or maintenance plans.
Not required, but highly recommended. This is an opportunity to provide a planned budget on how grant monies will be used and local match will be contributed.
Optional. This could be an opportunity to attach estimates or quotes from contractors or letters from community volunteers or organizations committing to assist with the project and contribute towards 50/50 match.
By submitting this grant application, the grantee agrees to allow photos and a community press release to be published on the finished project. Bayfield County assumes no responsibility or liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred as a result of use of any equipment on completed projects or resulting from construction of grant projects. Thank you for your time completing this application. Grant recipients will be announced by May 15, 2024.
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Thank you for helping create more opportunities for health and wellness in Bayfield County!
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