Funding Announcements for Population Health Nursing

CDC Funding Opportunity: Increase Workforce Capacity of Chronic Kidney Disease  

AACN, in cooperation with the CDC, is pleased to announce a Notice of Opportunity of Funding for a Workforce Improvement Project titled Building Capacity and Increasing Awareness of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in U.S. Territories and Freely Associated States to Assess and Improve CKD Testing and Care Coordination Among At-Risk Populations. 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 standing relationships in U.S. territories and Freely Associated States and experience with social determinants of health, high risk populations in low resource areas, and interprofessional teams are strongly encouraged to apply for this funding opportunity. The project period for this award is approximately 1 year and is being funded for $85,000. AACN member schools please submit applications directly to AACN by emailing Allison Jacobs at ajacobs@aacnnursing.org no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on Monday, March 8, 2021. For more information or to apply, click here.