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


HSRA – Service Area Competition (SAC) NOFO Released for May 1 Starts

HRSA released the first fiscal year FY2019 SAC Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), HRSA-19-015, for service areas with a May 1, 2019, project period start date (current project period end date of April 30, 2019). Current award recipients should refer to box 6 of the most recent Notice of Award (NoA) to obtain their project period end date. Applications due in HRSA EHB by 2:00pm PT on November 7. Technical assistance materials are available on the SAC Technical Assistance website.


HSRA – Service Area Competition (SAC) NOFO Released for June 1 Starts
HRSA released the first fiscal year FY2019 SAC Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), HRSA-19-016, for service areas with a June 1, 2019, project period start date (current project period end date of April 30, 2019). Current award recipients should refer to box 6 of the most recent Notice of Award (NoA) to obtain their project period end date. Applications due in Grants.gov by 8:59pm PT on November 6 and in HRSA EHB by 2:00pm PT on December 11. Technical assistance materials are available on the SAC Technical Assistance website.


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 calsorh@dhcs.ca.gov.

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

 

Questions?

If you have questions or need more information, please contact grants@cpca.org