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PA Foundation Scholarship Recipients

February 24, 2016

The PA Foundation recently announced the recipients of its 2015 student scholarships, which are awarded to underrepresented minority students and those who are economically and/or educationally disadvantaged. Recipients were selected based on their understanding of the PA role, what they expect to accomplish as a PA, and relevant volunteer/community service activities. For the 2015 cycle, the foundation awarded funding […]

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Rural Health Funding Opportunity

January 17, 2016

Health profession schools are eligible to apply for HRSA’s Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program funding opportunity. This program will provide funding of up to $200,000 per year during federal fiscal years 2016 – 2019.  Approximately $4,150,000 is expected to be available annually to fund up to 21 recipients. Applications must be submitted by March […]

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Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students Program

November 30, 2015

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Health Workforce has released the Fiscal Year 2016 Funding Opportunity Announcement for the Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) program. The program anticipates distributing approximately 99 awards totaling $43 million for four years. The maximum award to recipients will be up to $650,000 per year. The deadline to apply […]

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Maternal & Child Health Pipeline Training Program

November 30, 2015

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is now accepting applications for its Maternal and Child Health Pipeline Training Program (MCHPTP), which aims to promote the development of a culturally diverse and representative health care workforce by recruiting undergraduate training students from economically and educationally disadvantaged backgrounds into maternal and child health (MCH) professions. MCHPTP will […]

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HRSA Releases PCTE Grant Opportunity

October 15, 2015

Grant Opportunity The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) just released the funding opportunity announcement (FOA) for the Primary Care Training & Enhancement Program (PCTE) Grants. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, December 16. HRSA expects to award up to 37 grants with funding amount maximums of $250,000 […]

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AcademyHealth Grants for Early Career Researchers

July 29, 2015

AcademyHealth’s New Investigator Small Grant Program is designed to support health service researchers who are less than three years removed from earning a doctoral degree. Six grants of $10,000 each will be awarded to AcademyHealth members for projects to be conducted during 2016 and presented at the June 2017 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. The grant program is […]

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Got Travel? We’ve Got Funds

July 21, 2015

In July 2014, PAEA began awarding up to five $2,000 grants annually to help PA educators defray the travel, hotel, conference, and food costs associated with presenting a poster or presentation at a scientific conference. To date, two travel support scholarships have been awarded. The first went to Jami Smith, MPA, MEd, PA-C, from Rutgers’ […]

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New HRSA Grant: Health Workforce Research Center

June 10, 2015

The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW) has released the 2015 Health Workforce Research Center Funding Opportunity Announcement. BHW has partnered with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration through an interagency agreement to fund a Health Workforce Research Center that will focus on topics related to the behavioral […]

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Putting Money Where the Mouth Is: Oral Health Education Grants

April 27, 2015

The nccPA Health Foundation is funding grant opportunities for research evaluating educational strategies related to oral health curriculum integration and innovation. “Oral health is part of overall health,” said Cynthia Lord, MHS, PA-C, chair of the nccPA Health Foundation and founding director of the new PA program at Case Western Reserve University. “Each program has […]

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