Published May 19, 2021
AACN, in cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is pleased to announce two Notice of Opportunity of Funding for Workforce Improvement Projects (WIPs): Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Applied Research and Practice Training Program and Public Health Data Modernization Workshop. WIPs are non-research domestic or international projects with a workforce development component that are developed, funded, and managed by the Centers, Institutes, and Offices of the CDC. AACN member schools of nursing with expertise in public health emergency preparedness/response, public health information systems, and interprofessional relationships with schools of public health and state/local health departments are strongly encouraged to apply for these funding opportunities. The project period for these awards are approximately 10 months and are being funded for $400,000 and $300,000. AACN member schools should submit applications directly to AACN by emailing Allison Jacobs at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on Monday, July 5, 2021. For more information or to apply, click here.