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Rural Colorado Primary Care Leaders Program and Scholarship

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.

Center for Creative Leadership, Colorado Health Foundation, Colorado Rural Health Center
May 7, 2018



The Rural Colorado Primary Care Leaders program provides a full scholarship to participate in a program that includes face to face sessions, executive coaching, and virtual learning designed to create a network of rural primary care providers equipped to attain a more equitable and effective healthcare delivery system for their patients.

Program objectives include:

  • Strengthen individual and organizational leadership capacity
  • Increase collaboration and effective teaming
  • Create a peer learning network
  • Improve capability to manage change and transition
  • Develop strategic thinking and influencing skills to achieve greater impact and health outcomes through advocacy
  • Improve understanding of state and federal policy and best practice models for primary care reform, integration, and transformation

There are 2 mandatory in-person sessions required of all participants. The dates for each cohort are listed on the program website.


Eligible applicants are providers practicing primary care in rural areas of Colorado, including:

  • Physicians (MD/DO)
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Certified nurse midwives
  • Physician assistants
  • Dentists (DDS/DMD)
  • Registered dental hygienists
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Participants will be given a full scholarship to cover program costs, which is valued at $10,000 per person.

Application process

Links to the program brochure and the online application are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Dental workforce · Health workforce education and training · Leadership · Networking and collaboration · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Physicians · Policy · Primary care · Colorado

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