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Tobacco-Use Prevention Education: Grades Six through Twelve Tier 1

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding Description

Tobacco-Use Prevention Education (TUPE) funds support health education efforts aimed at the prevention and reduction of tobacco use by youth. TUPE in grades six through twelve is funded through a competitive application process. Funding consideration to local educational agencies is based on projects that propose to implement research-validated prevention programs for the general student population, provide youth development activities for both general and priority populations, and provide intervention and cessation services to students currently using tobacco.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Local educational agencies must be certified tobacco-free by July 1, 2011. Funding is available to districts, charter schools, consortium leads, and county offices of education that serve students in grades six through twelve.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Health & Safety Code 104420; Budget Item: 6110-102-0231
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 6690 / 8590
Total Available $16,500,000
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Tier 1 grants will be awarded for a maximum of $4,500 per district for the full grant term. Successful applicants will receive grants with three-year funding beginning July 1, 2012, and ending June 30, 2015.

Important Dates

Date Application Available September 12, 2011
Due Date December 16, 2011
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application TUPE Cohort H RFA 2012-15 []
Background Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Program []
Fiscal Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Program []
Other Unavailable


Program John Largomarsino, 916-323-1540,
Fiscal Rachael Gutierrez, 916-319-0196,
Division Coordinated Student Support, 916-319-0914 (phone), 916-319-0218 (fax)
Last Modified: June 19, 2014

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