Service Area Competition - HRSA-17-055

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Community
Organizations for Primary Healthcare for Underserved Groups

GrantWatch ID#: 176848
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US Department of Health and Human Services - Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) - Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC)

12/12/16 11:59 PM ET

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Grants to USA nonprofits, faith-based organizations, tribal organizations, and community-based organizations in multiple states to provide comprehensive primary and preventive healthcare services to underserved populations in designated communities. Applicants are advised to register online at least one month prior to the deadline.

This announcement solicits applications for the Health Center Program’s Service Area Competition (SAC). The Health Center Program supports patient-directed public and private nonprofit organizations that provide primary and preventive health care services to the Nation’s medically underserved. The purpose of the SAC funding opportunity is to ensure continued access to comprehensive, culturally competent, quality primary health care services for communities and vulnerable populations currently served by the Health Center Program.

This FOA details the SAC eligibility requirements, review criteria, and awarding factors for organizations seeking funding for operational support to provide primary and preventive health care services to an announced service area under the Health Center Program, including Community Health Center, Migrant Health Center Health Care for the Homeless, and/or Public Housing Primary Care.

Communities eligible for this intake cycle are located in the following States and territories: American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Puerto Rico, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington DC, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York City, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, and Wyoming.


Estimated Number and Type of Award(s): 189

The grant period is June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2020 (up to three years).

Public or nonprofit private entity, including tribal, faith-based, or community-based organizations that propose to provide comprehensive primary health care services to a service area and its associated population(s) and patients identified in the Service Area Announcement Table (SAAT).

Eligible communities are listed here:

Key Dates:

-Application Due Date in December 12, 2016, 11:59 PM ET

-Supplemental Information Due Date in HRSA EHB: January 10, 2017, 5:00 PM ET

Applicants are advised to ensure that SAM and registration and passwords are current as soon as possible. Be advised that registration in all systems may take up to one month to complete.

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Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Beth Hartmayer



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USA: Arizona;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Florida;   Georgia;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   South Carolina;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)   Puerto Rico (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)

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