HRSA-13-142 Grants to States to Support Oral Health Workforce Activities (PDF - 245 KB) (closing Date 04/03/2013)
Apply at Grants.gov by April 03.
The purpose of the State Oral Health Workforce Program is to help States develop and implement innovative programs to address the dental workforce needs of designated dental health professional shortage areas in a manner that is appropriate to the States’ individual needs. The program authorizes funds for States to improve the accessibility of the oral health workforce for underserved geographic areas, population groups or facilities. This program is designed to help States address demonstrated oral health workforce needs.
Eligible applicants include Governor-appointed, State government entities. Each State is limited to only one application per cycle, unless you are a currently funded grantee, and must address one or more of the 13 legislative activities.
Program details (Opportunity Closing Date: 04/03/2013)
Michele L. Junger, DDS, MPH
National Center for Health Workforce Analysis Oral Health Workforce Reports
Improving Access to Oral Health Care for Vulnerable and Underserved Populations (Institute of Medicine)
Advancing Oral Health in America (Institute of Medicine)