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Delta Health Care Services Grant Program

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 10.874
Sponsors
U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
Deadlines
Nov 26, 2018
Contact

Melinda Martin
202.690.1374
Melinda.C.Martin@wdc.usda.gov

Questions may also be directed to the appropriate USDA Rural Development State Office.

Purpose

The Delta Health Care Services Grant Program is designed to provide financial assistance to address the continued unmet health needs in the Delta Region through cooperation among healthcare professionals, institutions of higher education, research institutions, and other individuals and entities located in the Delta Region.

Grant funds may be used to finance the development and expansion of:

  • Healthcare services
  • Health education programs
  • Healthcare workforce training programs
  • Public health-related facilities
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include a consortium of:

  • Regional institutions of higher education
  • Academic health and research institutes
  • Economic development entities

One member of the consortium must be designated as the lead entity by the other members of the consortium and have legal authority to contract with the federal government.

Applicants must be located in and serve a state located in the Delta region.

Geographic coverage
Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
Amount of funding

Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Award Floor: $50,000
Project period: Up to 24 months
Total Funding Available: $3,558,000

Application process

Program guidance is available in the Federal Register.

Contact the appropriate USDA Rural Development State Office to discuss submission preferences. Grants.gov submissions must be received by November 19, 2018. The deadline for receipt of paper applications is November 26, 2018.

Tagged as
Capital funding · Delta Region · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare needs and services · Healthcare workforce · Networking and collaboration · Public health · Alabama · Arkansas · Illinois · Kentucky · Louisiana · Mississippi · Missouri · Tennessee



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