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Advanced Nursing Education Workforce (ANEW) Program

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.247
Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Apr 7, 2023

For programmatic questions:

Michael McCalla, MSHA

Michael Clark, MBA, RN

For business, administrative, or fiscal questions:
Will Weisenberg
301.443.8056 contact center:
Self-service knowledge base

HRSA contact center:
TTY: 877.897.9910
HRSA contact page


The Advanced Nursing Education Workforce (ANEW) Program provides funding to support innovative academic-practice partnerships to prepare primary care advanced practice registered nursing students to practice in rural and underserved settings through academic and clinical training.

The partnerships support traineeships, as well as infrastructure funds to schools of nursing and their practice partners who deliver primary care clinical training experiences with rural and/or underserved populations for advanced nursing education programs, including:

  • Primary care nurse practitioner (NP)
  • Primary care clinical nurse specialist (CNS)
  • Nurse-midwife (NMW)

Grantees will also be expected to facilitate employment in rural and underserved settings for program participants following graduation.


Eligible applicants are entities that provide registered nurses with training that leads to master's and/or doctoral degrees that prepare nurses to serve as primary care nurse practitioners, primary care clinical nurse specialists, and nurse-midwives, including:

  • Accredited schools of nursing
  • Nursing centers
  • Academic health centers
  • HRSA supported health centers
  • Rural Health Clinics
  • State or local governments
  • Faith-based and community-based organizations
  • Federally recognized tribes and tribal organizations
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Estimated award amount: $650,000
Estimated number of awards: 53
Project period: 4 years
Total funds available: $34,828,907

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Nurses · Primary care

Organizations (3)

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