Nurse Faculty Loan Program

Opportunity ID: 285583
Opportunity Number: HRSA-17-066
Opportunity Title: Nurse Faculty Loan Program
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Health
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.264
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Eligible applicants are accredited schools of nursing or departments within an academic institution, such as a Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, that offer an eligible advanced nursing degree program(s).
Agency Code: HHS-HRSA
Agency Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
Posted Date: Jun 28, 2016
Last Updated Date: Jun 28, 2016
Estimated Synopsis Post Date: Sep 15, 2016
Fiscal Year: 2017
Award Ceiling: $0
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $24,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 90
Description: The purpose of this program is to increase the number of qualified nursing faculty by providing funding to accredited schools of nursing. The NFLP is designed to prepare and train qualified nurse educators to fill faculty vacancies and increase the number of trained nurses entering the workforce. This goal is accomplished by supporting schools of nursing that prepare students to serve as nurse faculty. Grantees are awarded funds to support nursing students and are expected to establish and operate a distinct, interest-bearing NFLP loan fund.
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