NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY (HRSA-19-092) Fiscal Year 2019 Application Due Date: March 4, 2019
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year (FY) 2019 Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) – Veteran Nurses in Primary Care (VNPC) Training Program funding opportunity. The application cycle closes on March 8, 2019.
The purpose of this program is to recruit and train military veteran nursing students to practice in community-based primary care teams. In addition, the VNPC Training Program will provide professional development opportunities and educational support for practicing Registered Nurses/preceptors aimed at developing primary care expertise to provide high-quality care that addresses the unique needs of veterans.
A total of $4.5 million will be available to fund approximately 9 cooperative agreements for FY 2019.