Grant Funding for Health Equity Research Available Through CMS; Deadline to Apply July 28

June 6, 2022

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Office of Minority Health’s Minority Research Grant Program recently released a notice of funding opportunity for three grants totaling up to $1 million for researchers at minority-serving institutions. Eligible institutions include Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions, and Tribal colleges and Universities.

Each institution can be awarded a grant of up to $333,000 for research that addresses health disparities impacting racial and ethnic minority groups; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals; individuals with disabilities; individuals living in rural areas; and individuals who are otherwise negatively impacted by persistent poverty or inequality.

More details are available at The deadline to submit applications is Thursday, July 28, 2022, at 3 p.m. ET.

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