Community Health Grants
The American Medical Association Foundation (AMAF) announces the availability of funds through our Community Health Program. AMAF seeks to financially support innovative programs targeting the prevention and reduction of type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Grant funding will support community-based organizations such as free health clinics that provide services to vulnerable and underserved populations. The deadline for all applications will be Friday, March 8, 2019 at 11:59pm CST.*
The AMA Foundation aims to increase health equity and improve health outcomes among vulnerable populations utilizing evidence-based models of care. Committed to fostering focused and measurable health improvements, Community Health Grants will be awarded in amounts up to $60K and are renewable for up to three years.
December 19, 2018
January 9, 2019
January 22, 2019
Pre-Submittal Webinar #1
|February 12, 2019||Pre-Submittal Webinar #2|
March 8, 2019*
RFP Deadline (11:59pm CST)*
June 28, 2019
August 1, 2019
Program Year Begins
*Submissions will only be accepted via the on-line portal
Pre-Submittal Webinars will be provided for interested organizations. These webinars will offer a comprehensive overview of the Community Health Grants program and review the RFP timeline. AMAF Program staff will also address any questions and concerns presented by webinar participants.
The Pre-Submittal Webinars will be:
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 Time TBD
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Time TBD
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Time TBD
Attendance is not mandatory but is strongly advised. Interested respondents need only register for one webinar as they will contain the same content. Those unable to attend will be able to access the completed webinar presentation via the AMAF website after the first webinar has been completed. Please check back in November to register for one of the Pre-Submittal Webinars.
Respondents are strongly encouraged to submit all questions and comments related to the RFP via email.
For program related questions, please contact:
Tiffany V. Seay Tiffany.Seay@ama-assn.org
For questions regarding the administrative aspects of the RFP, please contact:
Emily Demko Emily.Demko@ama-assn.org
*Applications will only be accepted via the on-line portal. Applications and supplemental documents will not be accepted via email or mail.