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Graduate Psychology Education 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: 93.191
Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
May 7, 2019

For programmatic or technical assistance questions:
Andrea G. Battle, Ph.D.

For business, administrative, or fiscal questions:
William Weisenberg


The Graduate Psychology Education (GPE) Program offers grants to support doctoral-level psychology education and training programs to prepare psychologists to address the behavioral health needs, including opioid use disorder (OUD) and substance use disorder (SUD), in high-need underserved and rural populations.

The program goal is to increase the number of doctoral health service psychologists trained in integrated, interdisciplinary OUD and other SUD prevention and treatment services to serve in high need and high demand areas. A detailed list of program objectives is available in the application instructions.


Eligible entities are:

  • American Psychological Association (APA)-accredited doctoral-level schools and programs of health service psychology
  • APA-accredited doctoral internships in professional psychology
  • APA-accredited post-doctoral residency programs in practice psychology
  • A combination of the above, provided that the applicant is accredited for all programs for which they are applying
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $450,000 per year
Number of awards: 40
Project period: 3 years
Total funding available: $18,000,000

Application process

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

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Graduate medical education · Health workforce education and training · Interprofessional training of the health workforce · Networking and collaboration · Substance use and misuse · Telehealth

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