Program Summary

Program Summary

The purpose of this grant program is to promote the planning and development of healthcare networks in order to: (i) achieve efficiencies; (ii) expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of essential health care services; and (iii) strengthen the rural health care system as a whole.  HRSA plans to fund 24 grants - each for $100,000 per year for one year.

 

Applicant must be a rural non-profit or rural public entituty that represents a consortium/network of three or more health care providers.

 

The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy will hold a technical assistance webinar on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 from 1 - 2 pm

Application Limits

Application Limits

UIC may submit 1 application. Multiple applications from an organization are not allowable.

Additional Information

Deadlines

UIC Letter of Intent
November 24, 2015
UIC Internal Competition
TBD
Sponsor Letter of Intent
N/A
Sponsor Application
January 8, 2016

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent (LOI) Form

 

Depending upon the number of LOIs submitted, OVCR might be required to facilitate an internal peer review process to select UIC’s submission(s) to this program.  White paper instructions will distributed to those who have submitted LOIs.

 

Please contact Tony Halford at RDS@uic.edu or 6-7036 with any questions.

 

If an authorized principal investigator is not listed above, please consider the limited competition still open. Contact RDS@uic.edu for further information.