The goal of the program is to award funds made available by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that will support school-based health center efforts to expand capacity to provide primary healthcare services to school-aged children.
Obtain Full Opportunity Text:
https://grants.hrsa.gov/webExternal/SFO.asp?ID=BC31B322-4286-4DE3-822D-911B7F836107Additional Information of Eligibility:
Eligible organizations shall be a school-based health center or a sponsoring facility of a school-based health center: A school-based health center is defined as a health clinic that: 1.Is located in or near a school facility of a school district or board of an Indian tribe or tribal organization; 2.Is organized through school, community, and health provider relationships; 3.Is administered by a sponsoring facility; 4.Provides through health professionals primary health services to children in accordance with State and local law, including laws relating to licensure and certification; and 5.Satisfies such other requirements as a State may establish for the operation of such a clinic.
A sponsoring facility includes any of the following: 1.A hospital 2.A public health department 3.A community health center 4.A non-profit health care agency 5.A school or school system 6.A program administered by the Indian Health Service or the Bureau of Indian Affairs or operated by an Indian tribe or a tribal organization.
Please see funding guidance for further details.
Please refer to funding guidance for details.Full Opportunity Web Address:https://grants.hrsa.gov/webExternal/SFO.asp?ID=BC31B322-4286-4DE3-822D-911B7F836107Contact:
CallCenter@HRSA.GOVCallCenter@HRSA.GOV Agency Email Description:
Contact HRSA Call Center at 877-Go4-HRSA/877-464-4772;301-998-7373 or email Agency Email:
CallCenter@HRSA.GOV Date Posted:
2010-06-30Application Due Date: