Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program

The summary for the Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Health Resources and Services Administration, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program: The purpose of this program is to increase the number of dental and dental hygiene faculty in the workforce by assisting dental and dental hygiene training programs to attract and retain dental and dental hygiene faculty through loan repayment. Pursuant to the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017 report language, HRSA will award a preference to applicants providing loan repayment to pediatric dentistry faculty supervising residents at dental training institutions providing clinical services in dental clinics located in dental schools, hospitals, or community-based affiliated sites.
Federal Grant Title: Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program
Federal Agency Name: Health Resources and Services Administration (HHS-HRSA)
Grant Categories: Health
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-17-115
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 93.059
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: July 17th, 2017
Original Application Deadline: July 17th, 2017
Posted Date: June 1st, 2017
Creation Date: June 1st, 2017
Archive Date: September 15th, 2017
Total Program Funding: $800,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $0
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards: 8
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: June 1st, 2017
Category Explanation
https://grants.hrsa.gov/2010/Web2External/Interface/FundingCycle/ExternalView.aspx?fCycleID=546d7731-0f5a-4e5c-af8c-f90cc73800e3
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Eligible entities include entities that have programs in dental or dental hygiene schools, or approved residency or advanced education programs in the practice of general, pediatric, or public health dentistry. Eligible applicants must have accredited training programs in dental or dental hygiene schools, or approved residency or advanced education programs in the practice of general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, or dental public health. You must submit accreditation documentation for the relevant training program in Attachment 4, as identified in Section IV.2.vi of this NOFO. Preference in making grant awards will be given to applicants providing loan repayment to pediatric dentistry faculty supervising residents at dental training institutions providing clinical services in dental clinics located in dental schools, hospitals, or community-based affiliated sites. Current recipients of awards under the Dental Faculty Development and Loan Repayment Program are not eligible to apply for this NOFO. Foreign entities are not eligible to apply for this NOFO.
Grant Announcement Contact
Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
NBennett@hrsa.gov

Contact Nicolette Bennett at (301)443-3562 or email NBennett@hrsa.gov
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