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Indiana Graduate Medical Education Fund

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Indiana Commission for Higher Education
Jun 15, 2021

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education provides grants to support:

  • The creation and maintenance of new residency positions at existing and new graduate medical education programs
  • The completion of feasibility studies related to the development of new residency programs
  • New residency training positions

Programs should use the funding to increase the number of residents in programs that prepare physicians for entry into:

  • Family Medicine
  • Outpatient Community-Based Pediatrics
  • OB/GYN
  • Psychiatry
  • Emergency Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Outpatient Community-Based Internal Medicine

Priority will also be given to the development of residency programs that:

  • Train and expose residents in rural and/or underserved regions of the state
  • Are collaborative in nature, such as programs that are developed through a consortium approach
  • Include the involvement of an FQHC or AHEC organization

Eligible applicants include:

  • Hospitals
  • Medical schools
  • Community-based, ambulatory patient care centers, including:
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Community mental health centers
  • Rural Health Clinics
  • Teaching health centers
  • Partnership or consortia of one or more eligible entities
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling:

  • $500,000 for the development of new residency programs
  • $135,000 for new residency positions
  • $75,000 for feasibility studies

Project period: 2 years for program development and new positions and 1 year for feasibility studies
Total funding available: $4,000,000

Grantees must provide matching funds or in-kind resources equal to at least 25% of the grant funding.

Application process

Links to application instructions by program type are available on the program website.

Email completed applications to both and or mail to:

Indiana Commission for Higher Education
101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Emergency department and urgent care services · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Graduate medical education · Healthcare facilities · Maternal health and prenatal care · Physicians · Primary care · Rural Health Clinics · Surgery · Indiana

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