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California Song-Brown Healthcare Workforce Training Program: Family Nurse Practitioner and Primary Care Physician Assistant Training

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.

California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Aug 16, 2018

The Song-Brown Healthcare Workforce Training Program provides grants to support family nurse practitioner and primary care physician assistant training programs in California.

Competitive proposals will demonstrate a commitment to:

  • Attracting and admitting under-represented minorities and those from underserved communities
  • Training students in underserved areas
  • Placing graduates in underserved areas

Programs must be approved by the Board of Registered Nursing and/or accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for Physician Assistants.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Funding is $12,000 per student, and limits are based on the total number of currently enrolled students.

  • Up to 50 enrolled students:
    • May apply for 8 students
    • Maximum award $96,000
  • 50-75 enrolled students:
    • May apply for 10 students
    • Maximum award $120,000
  • 76-100 enrolled students:
    • May apply for 14 students
    • Maximum award $168,000
  • 100+ enrolled students:
    • May apply for 16 students
    • Maximum award $192,000
Application process
Tagged as
Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Minorities · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Physician assistants · Primary care · California

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