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California Song-Brown Healthcare Workforce Training Program: Primary Care Residency

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California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
May 14, 2018

The Song-Brown Healthcare Workforce Training Program provides grants to support primary care residency training programs in California, including family medicine, internal medicine, OB/GYN, and pediatrics.

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

A list of questions to determine eligibility and program type is available in the application instructions.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

A total of $33,000,000 is available to support training programs.

  • For existing primary care residency (PCR) slots:
    • $125,000 per first year slot
    • May apply for 5 slots
  • Teaching health center existing PCR slots:
    • $170,000 per first year slot
    • No maximum number of slots
  • PCR expansion slots for existing programs:
    • $300,000 per first year slot
    • May apply for 3 slots
  • New PCR programs:
    • Maximum award $800,000
Application process

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

Tagged as
Children and youth · Families · Graduate medical education · Minorities · Physicians · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Primary care · Women · California

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