CNS Communiqué

NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: ADVANCED NURSING EDUCATION WORKFORCE

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year 2019 Advanced Nursing Education Workforce Program.  The purpose of this program is to support innovative academic-practice to educate CNSs, primary care NPs and CNMs prepare for the unique challenges associated with practicing in rural and underserved communities. HRSA expects approximately $37,250,000 to fund approximately 53 recipients.  You may apply for up to $700,000 per year, of which $350,000 may be used for student traineeships.  In order to be eligible for an award, applicants must request both traineeships and academic-practice program infrastructure funds.  The deadline to apply is January 8, 2019.