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Connecting Kids to Coverage Outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native Children

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.767
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Letter of Intent (Required): Aug 19, 2019
Application: Sep 16, 2019

Supports outreach strategies to increase the enrollment and retention of eligible American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), emphasizing activities tailored to communities where AI/AN children and families reside and enlisting the support of community leaders and programs that serve eligible children and families.

Outreach activities to consider are described in Appendix A of the application instructions.

Eligible entities include:

  • Indian Health Service Providers
  • Tribes and tribal organizations operating a health program under the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act
  • Urban Indian organizations operating a health program under the Indian Health Care Improvement Act
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $750,000
Award floor: $250,000
Expected number of awards: 8-10
Project period: 3 years
Estimated total program funding: $6,000,000

Application process

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

Applicants are required to email a Letter of Intent to Apply to by August 19, 2019. A Letter of Intent template may be found in Appendix G of the application instructions.

To locate application instructions:

  1. Open the announcement.
  2. Click on the package tab.
  3. Choose to preview the opportunity package.
  4. Click on the button that says download instructions.
  5. Application instructions will be in your browser download folder.
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Benefit enrollment and application · Children and youth · Medicaid

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