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Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Program Proposition 56 Expenditure Report

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

Funding Description

Proposition 56, approved by the California voters in the November 2016 general election, increased, by $2.00 the tax on each pack of cigarettes sold in the state. The initiative increased the tax on other tobacco products by an equivalent amount, including electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) for the first time. This tax is deposited into the California Healthcare, Research and Prevention Tobacco Tax Act of 2016 Fund. The 2021-22 State Budget appropriated funds to prevent and reduce the use of tobacco and nicotine products by young people as described in Section 104420 of the California Health and Safety Code (HSC).


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria In order to be eligible to apply for any Tobacco-Use Prevention Education funding, the applicant agency must meet the requirements pursuant to Article 1 (commencing with Section 104350) of Chapter 1 of Part 3 of Division 103 of the Health and Safety Code.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not Available
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority California Healthcare, Research and Prevention Tobacco Tax Act of 2016 and California Health and Safety Code Section 104420.
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2021-22
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 6685 / 8590
Total Available $18,891,907
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula This funding includes all Tobacco-Use Education Program funding for the 2021-22 fiscal year. Each grant included in this funding has a different allocation formula.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date December 31, 2022
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Program []
Fiscal Tobacco-Use Prevention Education Funding []
Funding ResultsTUPE Expenditure Report for Fiscal Year 202122 []
Other Proposition 56 provides funding for multiple Tobacco-Use Prevention Education grant programs and contracts as follows: Youth Engagement to Address Tobacco-Related Health Disparities Grant, American Indian Education Grants, Tier 2 Grant Grade Six through Twelve, County Technical Assistance for Tobacco Use Prevention Education (CTAT) Grant, Contracts awarded for TA, implementation strategies, and regional coordinating activities related to tobacco-use prevention pursuant to HSC subdivision (l) of Section 104420


Program Elena Cristina Bardasu, 916-319-0286,
Fiscal Elena Cristina Bardasu, 916-319-0286,
Division Whole Child Division, 916-323-1540 (phone), 916-323-6061 (fax)
Last Modified: December 13, 2022
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