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State and National Public Health AmeriCorps

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 94.006
Nov 8, 2021

2022 Public Health AmeriCorps is a new funding program for the recruitment, training, and development of a new generation of public health leaders who are ready to respond to the public health needs of the country by providing service primarily in state, local, tribal, and territorial public health departments.

Program goals include:

  • Help meet public health needs of local communities by providing needed capacity and support in state and local public health settings and advancing more equitable health outcomes for communities who are currently or historically underserved
  • Provide pathways to good quality public health-related careers by providing exposure through onsite experience and training, with a focus on recruiting AmeriCorps members who reflect the communities in which they will serve

The program priority is helping local communities respond to and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.


Entities eligible to apply include:

  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Institutions of higher education
  • Local governments
  • Tribes
  • States
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Award amounts will vary based upon the scope of the projects. The project period is 3 years.

Application process

A link to the full announcement is available through, and links to additional guidance are available on the program website.

Submit applications through the AmeriCorps eGrants system.

Webinar recordings

Tagged as
Health disparities · Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Human services · Infectious diseases · Public health

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.