CPCA compiles information about grant and funding opportunities for California's community clinics and health centers. Listings are updated on a regular basis and include information about funding from both public and private sources. If you'd like to request a Letter of Support from CPCA for a grant application, please complete the Letter of Support Request Form .
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GRANT & FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
Physicians for a Healthy California – Cal MedForce GME Program
The online application for the Prop. 56 GME dollars is now open. Health center primary care residency programs that have received both sponsoring institution and specialty accreditation from the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) are eligible to apply. Applications due by January 12, 2019. Click here for more information and to register for an informational webinar.
HRSA – FY2019 Rural Residency Planning and Development (RRPD) Program
RRPD is a collaboration between the Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW) and the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), and the purpose is to develop new rural residency programs or Rural Training Tracks (RTT) in family medicine, internal medicine, and psychiatry to support expansion of the physician workforce in rural areas. An estimated 28 awards will be made for creation of rural residency programs or RTTs intended to be sustainable through separate public or private funding beyond the three-year RRPD grant period of performance. Hospitals, medical schools, and community-based ambulatory settings that have a rural designation along with consortia of urban and rural partnerships are eligible to apply. Applications due March 4, 2019. Click here for more information.
SUPPORT FROM DHCS
The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) may provide letters of support for organizations in California applying to federal grants. If you are applying for a federal grant and would like to receive a letter of support from DHCS, you can submit a request to email@example.com.
Note that DHCS may choose not to provide letters for certain grant opportunities. In those situations, you should include documentation in your proposal showing that you submitted a request but were unable to secure a letter.
SUPPORT FROM OSHPD
The Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), which serves as California’s Primary Care Office, offers letters of support for organizations in California applying to federal grants. If you are applying for a federal grant and would like to receive a letter of support from OSHPD, follow these guidelines:
- Submit request via email to HCRWorkforce@oshpd.ca.gov
- Email subject: Provide funding opportunity number [Letter of Support, “FOA #”]
- Email body: Provide funding opportunity title, number and application’s deadline
- Email attachment: In a separate Word document, provide abstract information on your project.
- At least 15 business days advanced notice is required. OSHPD suggests allowing 2-3 weeks for turnaround time.
OSHPD also has access to and knowledge of various data points to support proposal development:
- Census data on Medical Study Service Areas
- Medically Underserved Area/Medically Underserved Population designations
- National Health Service Corps provider data from HRSA Data Warehouse
- Health Profession Shortage Area FTE
- J-1 Visa Waiver data available through DHCS contact
- Clinics financial/utilization
- Health outcome measures, including preventable hospitalizations as indicators of access to community based primary and preventative care
- Licensing Board data on certain provider supply by County
- Health Professions Education Programs location information
- Research briefs and literature reviews on topics that impact California's healthcare workforce
- Send your specific data request via email to HCRWorkforce@oshpd.ca.gov
If you have questions or need more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org