HRSA Has $8.7M to Fund Centers of Excellence

hrsa_logoAgency: Health & Human Services Dept. (HHS) (Health Resources & Services Admin., HRSA); Program: Centers of Excellence (CFDA Number: 93.157) (Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-17-065); Eligibility: Accredited allopathic schools of medicine, osteopathic medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, or graduate programs in behavioral or mental health, or other public and nonprofit health or educational entities including faith-based organizations and community based organizations; Funding: $8.7 million for 12 awards; Deadline (estimated): December (the NOFA is to be released soon).

Summary: The goal of the Centers of Excellence is to assist eligible schools in supporting programs of excellence in health professions education for underrepresented minority individuals. Grants support efforts to develop a large competitive applicant pool through linkages with institutions of higher education, local school districts, and other community based entities and establish an educational pipeline for health professions careers.

Info: (website); Violet Ryo-Hwa Woo or 301-443-8032.

About Frank Klimko

Frank Klimko is a nationally known journalist, grants expert and speech writer/speaker. He has years of experience helping nonprofits devise lists of the right funding opportunities and secure funding from these foundations and corporate entities. Clients have focused on an array of areas including child care, homeless, hunger and K-12 education. Additionally, he is a Freedom of Information Act expert, who has helped numerous clients with securing proprietary information from the federal government. Currently, Frank Klimko writes the Children & Youth Funding Report and Private Grants Alert, which are Washington DC-based publications. CYF is a daily publication covering Congress, the Education Dept. and the various federal regulatory agencies. PGA, another daily publication, covers the world of private philanthropy.
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