Supporting State Maternal and Child Health Policy Innovation Program

HRSA-18-086 | Maternal & Child Health Bureau

Application Accepted: 12/18/2017 to 02/16/2018

Projected Award Date: 05/01/2018

Estimated Award Amount: N/A

Program Description:

The purpose of the Supporting State MCH Policy Innovation Program is to support innovative state-level policy initiatives that improve access to quality health care for the MCH population. The successful recipient is expected to achieve this purpose by supporting key national MCH stakeholders, who represent groups such as State Medicaid Directors, State/Territorial Health Officials, Local County and State Health Officials, state governors, and state legislators to engage states and their key health policymakers in developing these policy initiatives.  Where feasible, these initiatives will reach states across the country to achieve a nationwide impact.

Additional Eligibility

Any domestic public or private entity, including an Indian tribe or tribal organization (as those terms are defined at 25 U.S.C. 450b), is eligible to apply for this federal funding opportunity.  See 42 C.F.R. § 51a.3(a).  Domestic faith-based and community-based organizations are also eligible to apply for these funds.

Contact Information

Sarah Sisaye

ssisaye@hrsa.gov

Phone: (301)443-1943