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Louisiana Healthcare Workforce Collective Impact Grants

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation
Mar 1, 2023

Healthcare Workforce Collective Impact Grants provide funding for organizations working to implement educational, recruitment, retention, and related programs to meet pressing needs in Louisiana's healthcare workforce.

Projects must include:

  1. Comprehensive analysis and a logic model
  2. Multiple collaborators
  3. Participatory design and community representation and inclusion

Evident workforce gaps in Louisiana include:

  • General practitioners, nurses and nurse practitioners, particularly those serving and living in low-income and rural communities
  • Mental healthcare providers, particularly counselors, psychologists, and psychiatrists
  • Dentists and other dental health professionals

Louisiana-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations in good standing with the Louisiana Secretary of State are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $1,000,000
Award floor: $250,000
Project period: 3 years

Application process

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

Submit an initial letter of intent through the online grant portal. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a formal application.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Community engagement and volunteerism · Dental workforce · Health workforce education and training · Networking and collaboration · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Nurses · Oral health · Physicians · Primary care · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Louisiana

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.