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Maine Systems Improvement and Innovation Responsive Grants

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.

Sponsor
Maine Health Access Foundation
Deadlines
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 5, 2020
Application: Apr 28, 2020
Contact

Charles Dwyer
207.620.8266 Ext. 103
cdwyer@mehaf.org

Purpose

Systems Improvement and Innovation Responsive Grants (SIIRG) provide Funding for organizations in Maine working to improve or innovate services to be more responsive to the health needs of their communities in the areas of:

  • Rural health
  • Aging/older adults
  • Behavioral health/substance use disorder
  • Maternal and child health

Projects should focus on changing systems, services, policies, practices, and perceptions that create barriers to access and care, as well address systemic inequities that perpetuate stigma, bias, and racism.

Eligibility

Eligible Maine-based applicants include:

  • Nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organizations
  • Nonprofit organizations without 501(c)(3) status with a suitable fiscal sponsor
  • Public schools
  • Universities
  • Public agencies working for the State of Maine
  • Federally recognized Tribal governments
Geographic coverage
Maine
Amount of funding

Applicants may apply for a one-year planning grant of $10,000 to $30,000 or a project grant for up to 2 years at $25,000 to $50,000 per year.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the budget template are available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Submit an online letter of intent by March 5, 2020. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal, with a deadline of April 28, 2020.

Tagged as
Access · Aging and aging-related services · Behavioral health · Maternal health and prenatal care · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Policy · Stigma · Substance use and misuse · Maine



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