Most health professions grants are made to colleges and universities which use the funds to build programs that enroll diverse students, including those from disadvantaged backgrounds, and produce graduates who make careers in primary care.
Each grant program has specific eligibility requirements, but generally, public or nonprofit private hospitals, accredited health professions schools, and other public or private nonprofit organizations that meet the requirements are eligible to apply.
Health professions grant programs that receive appropriated funds from the U.S. Congress hold competitions during the Federal fiscal year (October 1 through September 30) the appropriation is made. Applications are due no less than 30 days after the grant competition is announced.
HRSA-14-067 Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship (AENT) Program
HRSA-14-068 Nurse Anesthetist Traineeship Program (NAT)
HRSA-14-069 Nursing Workforce Diversity (NWD) Program
HRSA-14-066 Advanced Nursing Education Program
HRSA-14-070 Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) Program - Interprofessional Collaborative Practice