HRSA-23-021 Service Area Competition (SAC)



Grant Alert! The US Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) has a new opportunity, HRSA-23-021 Service Area Competition (SAC), for entities that improve the health of the Nation’s underserved communities and vulnerable populations by assuring continued access to comprehensive, culturally competent, high-quality primary health care services.


Grant Snapshot


Who’s Eligible to Apply?

Public and Private domestic nonprofit

State governments

Special district governments

Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

County governments

Independent school districts

Native American tribal organizations

Private institutions of higher education

City or township governments


How Much Money is Available?

Approximately $360 million


How Much Can I ask for?

Depends on your service area


How Many Awards?

79 awards


Period of Performance

Up to 3 years (start April 1, 2023)


When is the Grant Due?

Grants.gov due date is 9/12/22

HRSA date is 10/12/22


Program Priorities Areas


Patient Trend You will be granted a funding priority if you have a positive or neutral (does not exceed a 5 percent decrease) 3-year patient growth trend.


Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition (5 points): You will be granted a funding priority if you have one or more sites with PCMH recognition at the time HRSA reviews applications.


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