to initiate, promote and/or coordinate (national research) prevention programs and activities aimed at reducing the incidence and severity of trauma... [more]


To further its mission of raising public awareness of trauma and supporting injury prevention programs, the NC ATS offers grants to support well-designed projects that will impact local communities. Grants may not be awarded every year, and grant applications must follow the prescribed guidelines of the NC ATS.


The following links for applications and requirements are now available for the 2019 grant cycle:

  • application, PDF
  • grant requirements, PDF 



2018 Grant Recipients


  • Duke Trauma Center – Durham Fall Prevention Expo
  • Safe Kids Charlotte Mecklenburg – Don't Let Me Fall Down - Again (bicycle safety)


Previous Grant Recipients



  • Implementation of Stop the Bleed – Novant Presbyterian Medical Center 



  • SPLASH Makes Waves with Swim Safety – Nash Healthcare Systems
  • Kids Home Safety Toolkits – Wake Forest Baptist Health 



  • SwimSafe – Safe Kids Wake County & WakeMed
  • Safety Grab Bars – Wake Forest Baptist Health 



  • Traveling Injury Prevention Kits – Safe Kids Wake County & WakeMed
  • Concussion Injury in Sports & Play Interactive Display – Wake Forest Baptist Health
  • UNC Tar Heal Before the Injury Cart  – UNC Hospitals 



  • Safe Teen Driving – Safe Communities Coalition of Pitt County
  • Parents take Charge! – Carolinas Healthcare Foundation



  • Save the Rivers (Prescription Medication Collection) – Stokes Emergency Services

  • Home Oxygen Safety – Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center



  • Kids Safety Camp – McDowell County EMS
  • Child Restraint Education Display – Wake Forest Uiversity CIREN Center 



  • Kids Safety Camp – McDowell County EMS
  • A Tale of Sir Dragon (Bullying Prevention) – Carolinas Center for Injury Prevention
  • The Prevention of Distracted Driving – Safe Communities Coalition of Pitt County, Inc.
  • Strengthening Ties Among Injury & Violence Prevention Partners in NC – North Carolina Public Health Foundation



  • Buster the School Bus – Safe Kids of Cleveland County
  • ATV Safety – Watauga Medical Center
  • Roanoke Safe Summer Project with Life Ring Throws – Roanoke Valley Rescue Squad
  • PFD’s Stationed at High Rock Lake – Safe Kids of Davidson County



  • Piedmont Antiviolence – Trauma Services - CMC
  • 9-1-1 for Kids – New Hanover Trauma Services
  • Buckle Bear & Big Green Snake – Surry County EMS
  • 2005 Water & Boating Safety Campaign – Lake Norman Regional Medical Center



  • Stay Alive on 105 – Watauga County Rescue Squad and Foscoe Fire Department
  • Harnett County Bike Rodeo – Harnett County SAFE KIDS
  • Story Board Development to Supplement SAFE KIDS Events – Cleveland County SAFE KIDS Coalition
  • Enhancement of “Remembering When” – Cumberland County Safe Community Coalition
  • Serving Youthful Victims of Violence – Wake Teen Medical Services