2017/18 Grant Deadlines

IMPORTANT – Live now – we have a new application for Board Grants above $20,000. Please note important dates* below. To review our complete grant application process, click here.


  • CYCLE 3 (2017)

    Proposal Deadline | Oct. 2

    Site Visits | Oct. 30 – Nov. 3

    Board Meeting | Dec. 14

Reduce Obesity

Health Value Dashboard

The HPIO Health Value Dashboard is a tool to track Ohio’s progress towards health value — a composite measure of Ohio’s performance on population health outcomes and healthcare spending. The Dashboard examines Ohio’s performance relative to other states, tracks change over time and examines Ohio’s greatest health disparities and inequities.

A specific look at Ohio: The State of Obesity

Ohio now has the 16th highest adult obesity rate in the nation, according to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America. Ohio’s adult obesity rate is 30.4 percent, up from 24.4 percent in 2004 and from 11.3 percent in 1990.

A.M.A. Recognizes Obesity as a Disease

The American Medical Association has officially recognized obesity as a disease, a move that could induce physicians to pay more attention to the condition and spur more insurers to pay for treatments.