Predoctoral Training in General, Pediatric, and Public Health Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

Opportunity ID: 285584
Opportunity Number: HRSA-17-068
Opportunity Title: Predoctoral Training in General, Pediatric, and Public Health Dentistry and Dental Hygiene
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Health
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 93.884
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Eligible entities include accredited dental or dental hygiene schools, public or private not-for-profit hospitals, or other public or not-for profit accredited entities that have training programs in dentistry or dental hygiene.
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: Nov 01, 2016
Fiscal Year: 2017
Award Ceiling: $0
Award Floor: $0
Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 13
Description: The purpose of this program is to improve access to, and the delivery of, oral health care services for all individuals, particularly low income, underserved, uninsured, underrepresented minority, health disparity, and rural populations by increasing the supply of a qualified dental workforce and enhancing dental workforce education and training. The goal of this this FOA is to enhance the education and training of predoctoral dental students, dental hygiene students, and dental hygienists to meet the needs of vulnerable, underserved, or rural communities. The FOA focuses on enhancing training to care for pediatric populations in predoctoral training.
Version: Forecast 1



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