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Program Details

Rural Health Research Center Program HRSA-24-004

Sponsor: HRSA
Internal Deadline: 04/05/2024
Institutional Submission Limit: 1
Sponsor Deadline: 05/23/2024
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The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to support recipients as they develop high-quality, impartial, policy-relevant rural health services research to inform the improvement of health care in rural areas.

The objectives of research funded through this program will be:
   1) to inform health care providers, administrators, policymakers, and other interested parties at the federal, state, and local levels of the challenges facing rural communities relating to health care, and
   2) to inform policies designed to improve health care in rural areas.

Rural Health Research Center program recipients will conduct policy-oriented health services research, which may include the updating of trend analyses and existing research and conducting of literature reviews on rural issues.

Program webinar: Wednesday, April 10, 2024 2 – 3 p.m. ET (HRSA will record this)
Attendees without computer access or computer audio can use the following dial-in information.
   *Call-In Number: 1 (833) 568-8864; Participant Code: 86556090

Submission Process

Limited submissions MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research.

If interested in applying for this opportunity, email a two-page project abstract, include at top the project title, PI, and list of key collaborators, as well as a 2-3 page CV/biosketch for the PI (SCiENcv preferred) by 5pm on the INTERNAL DEADLINE above to Julie Morris at

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