Community Child Health Program Grants

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Subject: Health, Child Welfare, Community Development, Healthcare Access
Deadline: July 29, 2016

"Planning and Implementation Grants
Up to $10,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis to individual pediatricians and fellowship trainees to plan innovative community-based child health initiatives that will ensure all children have medical homes, are properly immunized, and have access to health care services not otherwise available in their community.

  • All pediatricians are eligible to apply regardless of employment setting or retirement status.
  • Outreach must be to the community at large, not to practice or clinic patients only.
  • All initiatives should incorporate screening for or connecting children to medical homes, immunization services, and available insurance programs.

Resident Grants
Up to $2,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis for pediatric residents to plan and/or implement community-based child health initiatives. Projects must include planning activities or demonstrate completed planning activities, and may include implementation activities."

Funder: American Academy of Pediatrics - Community Access to Child Health (CATCH)
Eligibility: Varies. See contact link below.
Amount: Planning and Implementation Grants: Up to $10,000
Resident Grants: Up to $2,000
Contact: Link.