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Tribes and Tribal Organizations Implementation of Dental Therapy

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Sponsor
National Indian Health Board
Deadlines
Apr 30, 2021
Contact

Brett Weber
202.507.4086
bweber@nihb.org

Purpose

The National Indian Health Board (NIHB) will provide grants for projects that implement dental therapy in Tribal communities in states that have a legal mechanism for dental therapists to practice within the Indian Health System.

Eligibility

Applicants must be either a unit of government or a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that meets the following criteria:

  • A federally recognized tribe, tribal health consortium, or a tribal organization
  • Have a strong interest and/or demonstrated commitment to increasing the access and quality of oral health services
  • Be in a state that has a legal mechanism for dental therapists to practice within the Indian health system
Geographic coverage
Available in 12 states.
Amount of funding

Three grants up to $25,000 each will be awarded.

The project period will run for 9 months, from August 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022.

Application process

Complete the application form and email to Brett Weber with the grant code "DHAT 2021-1 IMPL" in the subject line.

Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Dental workforce · Oral health · Alaska · Arizona · Connecticut · Idaho · Maine · Michigan · Minnesota · Montana · Nevada · New Mexico · Vermont · Washington



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