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California Funding & Opportunities

California County Medical Services Program Loan Repayment Program
Assists with the repayment of qualified educational loans for primary care professionals who provide healthcare services at an approved site located in a County Medical Services Program (CMSP) area in California.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 6, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Health Care Access and Information
California Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement Grant
Funding for the cleanup of illegal solid waste sites on farm or ranch property in California that is in need of cleanup to abate a public health and safety threat and/or a threat to the environment.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 9, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
California Advancing Tobacco Cessation in Community Clinics Project
Funding for Federally Qualified Health Centers and Health Center Program Look-Alikes in California to provide tobacco cessation services in underserved areas.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 14, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Public Health
California Substance Use Disorder Earn and Learn Program
Funding for organizations in California to provide education and paid job experience for students earning their substance use disorder certification. Awardees are expected to recruit and support students from underserved communities and focus on serving clients from underserved communities, which includes rural areas and Native American Rancherias, among others.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 14, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Health Care Access and Information
Elevate Youth California: Supporting Capacity Building for Community Organizations Working in Substance Use Disorder Prevention
Grants to strengthen the capacity of emerging grassroots community-based organizations and tribal organizations in California to use innovative practices for substance use disorder prevention among youth ages 12-26. Populations of focus are low-income, rural and/or urban racial, ethnic, and cultural communities disproportionally impacted by the war on drugs.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 20, 2023
Sponsors: California Department of Health Care Services, The Center at Sierra Health Foundation
California Advanced Practice Healthcare Scholarship Program
Scholarships for California residents who are enrolled in advanced practice healthcare programs and are willing to work in a medically underserved area of California after graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Health Care Access and Information
California Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program
Provides scholarships to California residents who are enrolled in allied healthcare programs and who will agree to work in a medically underserved area of California upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Health Care Access and Information
California Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship
Scholarships for California students pursuing an Associate degree in nursing in exchange for working in a medically underserved area of California upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Health Care Access and Information
California Bachelor of Science Nursing Scholarship
Scholarships for California residents who are enrolled in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program in exchange for working in a medically underserved area of California upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2023
Sponsors: California Department of Health Care Access and Information, Health Professions Education Foundation
California Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing Scholarships (LVN to ADN)
Scholarships for students enrolled in a Licensed Vocational Nurse to Associate Degree Nursing program in exchange for working in a medically underserved area of California upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2023
Sponsor: California Department of Health Care Access and Information

Last Updated: 1/20/2023