State Physical Activity and Nutrition (SPAN) Program, 2023 – 2028

Seventeen states received funding to carry out CDC’s State Physical Activity and Nutrition (SPAN) program. In the five-year program (CDC-RFA-DP-23-0012), the recipients will put into action evidence-based strategies for:

The strategies will address health disparities related to poor nutrition, physical inactivity, and/or obesity. Recipients will leverage state investments, partnerships, and resources to support the health for all Americans, especially those most impacted by chronic diseases as well as optimal early life growth and development. The work will involve multiple sectors, such as agriculture, transportation, education, healthcare, parks/recreation, business, housing, and defense/military.

Learn more about the past SPAN programs.

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State Physical Activity and Nutrition Program Recipients (FY2023)

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State Physical Activity and Nutrition program recipients by state fiscal year 2023 funding amounts.

State Physical Activity and Nutrition Program Recipients (FY2023)
State Recipient FY2023 Funding Amount
Alaska Alaska Department of Health and Social Services $888,000
Arizona Arizona Department of Health Services $888,000
California California Department of Public Health $888,000
Colorado Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment $888,000
Georgia Georgia State University Research Foundation, Inc. $888,000
Illinois Illinois Public Health Institute $888,000
Kentucky Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services $888,000
Louisiana Louisiana Department of Health $888,000
Michigan Michigan Department of Health and Human Resources $888,000
Missouri Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services $888,000
New York New York State Department of Health/Health Research, Inc. $888,000
North Carolina North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services $888,000
Ohio Ohio Department of Health $888,000
Rhode Island Rhode Island Department of Health $888,000
Texas Texas Department of State Health Services $888,000
Utah Utah Department of Health $888,000
Wisconsin Wisconsin Department of Health Services $888,000
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