How to apply...
Subject to the provisions of OMB Circular No. A-102, "Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements with State and Local Governments," and OMB Circular No. A-110, "Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Nonprofit Organizations." Applicants must obtain an application kit and submit their applications by the deadline stated in the kit. Application kits are obtained by writing HRSA Grants Applications Center, 901 Russell Avenue, Suite 450,Gaithersburg, Md. 20879. Telephone or by calling toll free: 1-877-477-2123.
Note: Each program will indicate whether applications are to be submitted to the Federal headquarters, regional or local office, or to a State or local government office.
Applications are reviewed by Federal and nonfederal experts in rural health care. Applications are calculated for merit and are recommended for approval or disapproval. Final decisions are made by the Director, Office of Rural Health Policy.
Note: Grant payments may be made by a letter of credit, advance by Treasury check, or reimbursement by Treasury check.
Awards may be made by the headquarters office directly to the applicant, an agency field office, a regional office,
or by an authorized county office. The assistance may pass through the initial applicant for further distribution by
intermediate level applicants to groups or individuals in the private sector.