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HRSA: State Offices of Rural Health Coordination and Development Program (SORHCDP)HRSA-15-037

This announcement solicits application for the State Offices of Rural Health Coordination and Development Program (SORHCDP). The purpose of the SORHCDP is to enhance the rural health infrastructure in each State by continuing to develop and provide leadership development and technical assistance activities to State Offices of Rural Health (SORHs) and their partners to better coordinate and improve rural health services. The goals of the SORHCDP are to help SORHs: Assist in the coordination of rural health care through the education and development of State level rural health leadership; and · Facilitate partnerships and collaboration at the local, regional, State, and national levels to improve the exchange of information and best practices that support rural health. The cooperative agreement assists SORHs to increase their performance in key areas and become more efficient and effective. The cooperative agreement will involve an ongoing partnership with the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) staff in the final development and implementation of the submitted work plan.

USC may only submit one application in response to this program announcement. Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by February 26, 2015. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.

HRSA indicates that a letter of intent is NOT REQUIRED and a full proposal is due by Mar 27, 2015 . For more information:

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