(HEADS-UP) CATCH Planning, Implementation, and Resident Grants
|Source:||American Academy of Pediatrics CATCH|
|Program:||(HEADS-UP) CATCH Planning, Implementation, and Resident Grants|
|Eligibility:||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.Â
All initiatives should incorporate screening for or connecting children to medical homes and available insurance programs.
|Purpose:||Up to $12,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis to individual pediatricians and fellowship trainees to planÂ innovativeÂ community-based child health initiatives that will ensure all children have medical homes and access to health care services not otherwise available in their community. Priority is given to projects that will be serving communities with the greatest health disparities.|
|The next Call for Proposals opens May 1, 2014; Submissions
will be due July 31, 2014.