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2014 Lead Safe for Kids Sake Grant Competition
2014 Lead Safe for Kids Sake Grant Competition



The DuPont "Lead Safe for Kids Sake Grant Competition" is NOW OPEN. Mayors please apply the DEADLINE is MAY 3, 2014.

For the last 13 years DuPont has been a Platinum Partner with The US Conference of Mayors. During this time DuPont has funded the "Lead Safe for Kids Sake Grant Program". With over 5.5 million dollars granted to cities this award program has been called, by national experts, a model on how public-private partnerships should work together to meet public health challenges.

Over 50 mayors have won this award over the past 13 years and hundreds more have received best practice recognition.

With the objective of continuing to assist Mayors meet the goal of having lead safe cities, DuPont and The US Conference of Mayors have agreed to fund another round of the competition. DuPont will be awarding $250,000 in grants at the 82nd Annual Meeting in Dallas, TX June 20-23, 2014.

Please click below to begin the process. Complete the application, all information is required, and provide a 750 word executive summary outlining how your city proposes to develop new programs to further the goal of making your city lead safe.

Please click here to apply now and good luck to all.

For information about this competition
please contact:


scienceintheschoolday@verizon.net