UN SDG #3 Good Health and Well-being UN SDG #3

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Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Leadership, Education, and Advancem...

$940,000

deadline:

01/07/21
Geographic Area

funding

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Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Leadership, Education, and Advancem...

$940,000

deadline:

01/07/21
Geographic Area

Description

This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Leadership, Education, and Advancement in Undergraduate Pathways (LEAP) Training Program (formerly called MCH Pipeline Training Program). The purpose of the LEAP Program is to promote the development of a diverse and representative public health and health care workforce by recruiting undergraduate students from underserved or underrepresented backgrounds into MCH public health and MCH-related health professions in order to improve levels of representation, reduce health disparities, and increase access to health care for vulnerable and underserved MCH populations, including those from racially/ethnically diverse backgrounds. Few training programs currently focus on recruiting undergraduate students into MCH professions. The LEAP Program’s unique focus on recruiting diverse undergraduate student cohorts fills a critical gap by building and maintaining a diversified workforce that i...

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