EXCITE Design Phase Deadline Extended to November 30th, 2022

The application for the EXCITE Design Phase has been extended to November 30th, 2022 at 11:59 PM PST. The application is short, here are the requirements: Contact Information for Principal Investigator, Administrative Contact, and Financial Contact Subrecipient Information for FFATA Reporting (DUNS Name & Number, etc…) Letter of Support from Extension Director/Administrator Budget Template/Negotiated Indirect Cost Rate […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: October 21st 2022

ICYMI: EXCITE Design Phase Workshop on Priority Population and Partnerships If you weren’t able to attend last week’s workshop, we advise you to watch the recording and view the slides because it was a great session packed with information essential to preparing your application for success in the following phase. The EXCITE program team covered […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: October 14th 2022

Action Items: Apply for the Design PhaseReceive 10,000 to help support support staff time to develop partnerships and strategies for successful project implementation. The application is open now and the funding is not competitive. See the Design Phase RFA and application here. Take the Design Phase Feedback Survey If you attended the Excite funding launch or watched […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: October 6th 2022

The EXCITE Newsletter: October 6th 2022 Link to EXCITE Website  EXCITE Design Phase Workshop Starts Next Week   The new EXCITE programming will be divided into two phases: Design and Implementation. The purpose of the Design Phase is to award funds to support staff time to develop partnerships and strategies for successful project implementation. Monthly […]

8 New 1994 LGUs will Join EXCITE as Pilot Projects!

We are so excited to announce 8 new 1994 institutions are joining the EXCITE Activity 2 program Immunization Education Pilots Projects. These funded projects work cooperatively with the CDC, local health professionals and programs to improve immunization rates with priority populations. The purpose is to create and test innovative delivery methods for each pilot project […]

New Regional Impact Stories Available for Download

We are pleased to share with you a regional compilation of data for the EXCITE project.  These infographics are intended to provide an understanding of the regional and national effort. This data originates from the monthly reports also available on the EXCITE Dashboard that each of the institutions provides and is inclusive through July,2022. There […]

EXCITE Year 1 Annual Report

Find the EXCITE annual report here, which details the first year of the EXCITE project and was created by the EXCITE National Program team and the Extension Foundation. The report describes the EXCITE project’s goals, the unique strengths Extension brings to immunization education, the pivots the project had to make to adapt to the ever-changing […]

NEW EXCITE RFA: 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, 2022 […]

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 […]

The EXCITE Newsletter: September 16th 2022

Upcoming Info Session on a NEW EXCITE Opportunity!   We now have an NIFA agreement and can provide additional information about the new EXCITE programming opportunity! The new funding will support projects in our LGU Extension communities that address all adult immunization education and vaccine confidence. This opportunity is open to all institutions, regardless of whether they have previously […]