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February 22, 2022 HCAI Awards $9.1 Million to Registered Nurse Training Programs

Grants will Help Support Racial and Ethnic Groups Underrepresented in Medicine

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December 28, 2021 HCAI Awards $1.9 Million to Family Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Training Programs

Song-Brown grant funds support 17 Family Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant training programs.

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February 9, 2021 HCAI Improved Health Care Access by Awarding $52.9 Million in Workforce Grants in 2020

In 2020 the Department of Health Care Access and Information provided nearly $53 million in grant funding to help expand access…

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Song-Brown Healthcare Workforce Training Program

Funding opportunities for training programs committed to increasing the number of primary care providers in California.

Behavioral Health Programs

Funding opportunities for training programs committed to increasing the number of mental and behavioral health practitioners.

Health Professions Careers Opportunity Program

Funding opportunities for programs committed to increasing the number of underrepresented individuals in health professions training and health careers.

About Grant Opportunities

The Department of Health Care Access and Information (HCAI) provides grant opportunities for educational institutions that support the education and training of mental health and primary care health professionals. These grants focus on increasing the number of underrepresented students and residents receiving training, increasing access to quality care in areas of unmet need.  HCAI also provides grants to organizations that introduce students to health career options through conferences, workshops, and health career exploration.

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