- Community Health Improvement
Funding opportunities are announced in our monthly e-newsletter. Please follow the links below to learn more about a particular opportunity.
Announced in January 2015
NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program
Closes February 26, 2015
This Program helps address the shortage and distribution imbalance of nurses across the country by offering loan repayment assistance to registered nurses and advance practice nurses, such as nurse practitioners, working at health care facilities and nurse faculty employed at accredited schools of nursing. Learn more here http://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/repayment/nursing/index.html
HRSA Regional AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC)
Deadline is March 6, 2015.
The mission of the AETC Program is to increase the number of health care professionals who are educated to counsel, diagnose, treat, and medically manage people living with HIV, and to help prevent highrisk behaviors that lead to HIV transmission. Read more about this opportunity here
HHS/Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA): Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part D Grants for Coordinated HIV Services and Access to Research for Women, Infants, Children, and Youth (WICY)
Existing Geographic Service Areas. Deadline is February 18, 2015. Learn more.
HHS/HRSA: AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC) Cooperative Agreement.
Deadline is March 6, 2015. Learn more.
2015 National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program
Application cycle is now open and will close on March 30, 2015 at 7:30 PM EST.
The NN/LM PNR invites proposals for a new suite of funding opportunities for projects carried out between May 1, 2015 and April 30, 2016. If you are a Network member in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington, NN/LM wants to support your good ideas and encourages you to submit a proposal! Proposals will be accepted until February 17, 2015. Also, if you plan to submit an application, they need a brief statement of intent no later than January 27, 2015 to help the planning process. Please submit your statement of intent to apply to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Announced in December 2014
Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program
The Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program supports the development of a health care workforce that improves health outcomes for older adults by integrating geriatrics with primary care, maximizing patient and family engagement, and transforming the healthcare system.
The program aims to provide greater flexibility to grant awardees by allowing applicants to identify the specific interprofessional geriatrics education and training needs of their communities and develop a program that is responsive to those needs. Applicants are encouraged to provide the primary care workforce with the knowledge and skills to care for older adults and collaborate with community partners to address gaps in health care for older adults through individual, system, community, and population level changes. The program offers the opportunity to realign the clinical training experience to be consistent with transformative healthcare systems while improving collaboration within the healthcare team. Closing Date for Applications: March 5, 2015
NN/LM PNR Funding Opportunities
The NN/LM PNR invites proposals for a new suite of funding opportunities for projects carried out between May 1, 2015 and April 30, 2016. If you are a Network member in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington, we want to support your good ideas and encourage you to submit a proposal! Project areas include Technology Improvement, Health Information Services, Health Disparities Information Outreach, and more! Full postings here. Letter of Intent: January 13, 2015. Closing Date: February 3, 2015.
Advanced Nursing Education Program (HRSA-15-046)This announcement solicits applications from eligible applicants for projects to support the enhancement of Advanced Nursing Education and Practice. It is anticipated that projects will develop and test innovative academic-practice partnership models for clinical training within the graduate nursing education programs that prepare graduate nursing students to provide safe, quality care within the complex practice-based environment of the nations evolving healthcare system. Awardees will create one or more innovative partnerships between academic institutions and rural or underserved clinical practice sites to improve the quality of clinical sites and preceptors, improve preceptor training and promote students readiness to practice upon graduation. Closing Date for Applications: Feb 13, 2015. Full posting here.
Announced in November 2014
Rural Health Network Development Planning Program
2/23/2015 » 2/25/2015
2015 Western Forum for Migrant and Community Health
5/16/2015 » 5/19/2015
2015 Spring Primary Care Conference
6/14/2015 » 6/18/2015
Managing Ambulatory Health Care I
10/17/2015 » 10/20/2015
2015 Fall Primary Care Conference