AmeriCorps State and National Public Health AmeriCorps Grants
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The 2023 funding opportunity is a continuation for
current awardees only.
AmeriCorps, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Public Health AmeriCorps awards grants to support the
recruitment, training, and development of public health
leaders able to provide service in response to the public
health needs of rural and urban communities. Funding is
used to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or
evidence-informed public health interventions to
strengthen the communities they serve. Members will serve
primarily in state, local, tribal, and territorial public
health departments or in service to public health
Public Health AmeriCorps goals include:
- Help meet public health needs of local communities by
providing capacity and support in state and local public
health settings and advancing more equitable health
outcomes for currently or historically underserved
- Provide pathways to good, quality public
health-related careers by providing exposure through
onsite experience, training, and more, with a focus on
recruiting members who reflect the communities they serve
Entities eligible to apply include:
- Nonprofit organizations
- Public health departments
- Institutions of higher education
- Local governments
- State service commissions
- States and territories
AmeriCorps encourages organizations that have never
received AmeriCorps funding to apply.
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding
Grants will be awarded on a cost reimbursement basis. The
maximum cost per member service year is $27,000, with a
project period of 2 years.
Links to additional guidance and the
application instructions are available on the
Single-state applicant deadlines to State and Territory
Commissions may be significantly before the federal
deadlines, so prospective state applicants should contact
the commission in the state or territory where they
intend to apply as early as possible. A list of
State Commission contacts and deadlines is available
on the program website.
Applicants in South Dakota, American Samoa, the
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the
U.S. Virgin Islands should apply directly to AmeriCorps.
Potential applicants should contact firstname.lastname@example.org
for additional guidance.
American Indian or Alaska Native · Community engagement and volunteerism · Health disparities · Health workforce education and training · Health workforce pipeline · Illicit drug use · Immigrants · LGBTQ+ · Mental health · People with disabilities · Poverty · Prescription drug misuse · Public health · Racial and ethnic groups · Substance use and misuse · Veterans
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