Tribes and Tribal Organizations Implementation of Dental Therapy
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National Indian Health Board
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.
Applicants must be either a unit of government or a
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that meets the following
- 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
- Be in a state
that has a legal mechanism for dental therapists to
practice within the Indian health system
Available in 14 states.
Amount of funding
Three grants up to $25,000 each will be awarded.
The project period will run for 9 months, from
approximately September 1, 2023 to May 31, 2024.
American Indian or Alaska Native · Dental workforce · Oral health · Alaska · Arizona · Colorado · Connecticut · Idaho · Maine · Michigan · Minnesota · Montana · Nevada · New Mexico · Oregon · Vermont · Washington
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