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Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Program
Application Deadline: Jan 12, 2024
Bureau of Health Workforce (BHW)
Provides funding to support existing teaching health centers, or community-based, ambulatory patient care centers, in order to strengthen the healthcare workforce and address health professional shortages across the nation. Supports medical and dental residency training programs that educate and prepare residents to offer high-quality healthcare to diverse populations, especially rural and underserved communities.
Amount of Funding
Estimated award amount: Award amounts
are formula-based and are calculated from the number of
awarded resident FTEs.
Project period: 4 years
Estimated number of awards: Up to 57 awards
Estimated total program funding: $126,500,000
Who Can Apply
Eligibility is limited to current THCGME Program payment recipients awarded under announcement HRSA-20-011 that:
- Operate an accredited primary care residency program, or
- Have formed a GME consortium that operates an accredited primary care residency program
Eligible outpatient settings include, but are not limited to:
- Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
- Community mental health centers
- Rural Health Clinics (RHCs)
- Health centers operated by the Indian Health Service (IHS), an Indian tribe or tribal organization, or an urban Indian organization
- A community-based entity receiving funds under Title X of the Public Health Service (PHS) Act
Primary care residency programs must provide training in 1 or more of the following specialties:
- Family medicine
- Internal medicine
- Internal medicine-pediatrics
- Obstetrics and gynecology
- General dentistry
- Pediatric dentistry
What This Program Funds
Application requirements, instructions, and other relevant information can be found in the funding announcement.
The deadline for this opportunity has been extended to January 12, 2024 for eligible applicants who were unable to submit an application by the original due date.
For additional information or technical
assistance regarding business, administrative, or fiscal
Kim Ross, CPA
For programmatic or technical
Past awards communities received in fiscal year 2023 can be found on the program website.
Rural communities who have received funding include:
- East Central Mississippi Health Network in Decatur, Mississippi
- Tahlequah Medical Group in Tahlequah, Oklahoma
- Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority in Talihina, Oklahoma
- Cornerstone Care, Inc. in Greensboro, Pennsylvania
Topics This Program Addresses
Education and Training • Healthcare Facilities • Healthcare Workforce