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Con Alma Health Statewide Grants

Con Alma Health Foundation
Jun 21, 2024

Dennis McCutcheon
505.438.0776 Ext. 2

Office Hours:
Linda Candelaria-Dodd, Executive Director


Con Alma Health Foundation Grants provide funding for projects designed to improve health and advance health equity for people who live in New Mexico.

Priority areas:

  • Access - Focus on access to health and healthcare as well as improving the health status and quality of life for the uninsured and medically underserved in New Mexico
  • Culturally appropriate services - Traditional and community-based approaches that work to reduce health disparities, particularly for rural areas, tribal communities, immigrant families, people of color, and other hard to reach individuals and communities
  • Evaluation/Research - New solutions to old problems, which may include data analysis, support of policy and advocacy, and/or the creation of new knowledge
  • Health Promotion - Efforts that define health broadly and emphasize education, prevention, and personal empowerment
  • Policy - Consumer participation in health policy formation and advocacy efforts to improve the health and well-being of people who live in New Mexico
  • Workforce Development - The development of professionals who reflect the cultural and linguistic diversity of communities in New Mexico, including individuals who are participating in traditional as well as non-traditional training and educational opportunities

Examples of past projects


Eligible applicants are New Mexico 501(c)3 organizations or organizations with approved fiscal sponsors.

Priority communities:

  • Communities historically marginalized or traumatized because of race, language, gender, sexual orientation, or spiritual beliefs
  • Immigrant, rural, and border communities
  • Low-income and economically under-resourced communities
  • People suffering from chronic health conditions and trauma-related health inequities
  • People who are uninsured, underinsured, and/or medically underserved

Small, grassroots, and medium-sized organizations are especially encouraged to apply.

Geographic coverage
New Mexico
Amount of funding

Anticipated awards: Fixed request amount of $15,000, $25,000, or $30,000
Project period: 1 year
Estimated number of awards: 26-34
Estimated total program funding: $800,000

Application process

Links to additional guidance and application instructions are available on the program website.

Submit applications through the online grant portal. Contact for assistance with the grant portal.

Tagged as
Access · American Indian or Alaska Native · Asian · Black or African American · Culture and cultural competency · Evaluation methods and resources · Health disparities · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare needs and services · Healthcare quality · Hispanic or Latino · LGBTQI+ · Limited English proficient · Migrants · People with disabilities · Policy · Poverty · Racial and ethnic groups · Research methods and resources · Trauma-informed care · U.S.-Mexico Border Region · Uninsured and underinsured · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · New Mexico

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