Funding Announcements for Population Health Nursing

  • March 7, 2018

    New Funding Opportunity through Public/Population Health Learning Hub Awards

    The AACN/CDC’s Collaboration with Academia to Strengthen Public Health Workforce Capacity is pleased to announce funding for schools of nursing in the development of Public/Population Health Learning Hubs to support new or existing partnerships with local/state health departments, non-health sector entities, and community agencies. The purpose of the Public/Population Health Learning Hubs is to provide leadership and public/population health learning opportunities to undergraduate and/or graduate nursing students while engaging health departments, and non-health sector entities and community agencies to address community population health needs. The partnership project will provide two awards in the amount of $10,000 each available to support the initial planning and implementation of the project, including the direct cost of convening local meetings, doing priority setting, and planning community-based initiatives. View the awards announcement for background, eligibility, and application information. Applications for the awards are due Friday, April 13, 2018. Visit the Public/Population Health Learning Hubs webpage or contact the CDC Project Manager Allison Jacobs at ajacobs@aacnnursing.org.

  • February 7, 2018

    AACN and the CDC Announce DNP Informatics Project Awards

    The AACN/CDC’s Collaboration with Academia to Strengthen Public Health Workforce Capacity is pleased to announce funding support for Doctor of Nursing Practice Informatics Project Awards. The partnership project will provide two awards of up to $6,000 for project grants to DNP students at an AACN member school in a DNP informatics program or in a DNP program in another area of advanced nursing practice, but with a background in informatics. These grants are intended to support DNP final projects focused on the use of data, data tools, and the public and population health/social determinants of health to improve health outcomes.  Awards will be dispersed in four equal quarterly payments after receipt and acceptance of the required progress reports. View the awards announcement for background, eligibility, and application information. Applications for the awards are due Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Contact the CDC Project Manager Allison Jacobs at ajacobs@aacnnursing.org with any questions.