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October 24, 2022 HCAI awards $37.6 million in Grants to Develop and Expand Access to Behavioral Healthcare Services

Funding supports psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner training programs and psychiatry residency programs.

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September 21, 2022 HCAI awards $40.8 million in Grants for Students to Pursue Healthcare Careers

Grant awards will be issued through the Health Professions Pathways Program.  

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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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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.

Programs