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Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program

  • Program Name:Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program
  • Activity Code:U1Q
  • Application Available:11/27/2023
  • Application Deadline:2/26/2024
  • Created By:Beach, Dawn
  • Created On:12/13/2022
  • Last Updated by:Wildberger, William
  • Last Updated On:1/11/2024
  • Estimated Project Start Date:7/1/2024

 Details of the changes posted in this announcement

Modification published on 01/11/2024
MODIFIED January 11, 2024: Added and revised definitions on pages 3, 4, and 5. Clarified and revised eligible applicant accreditation language for certified nurse assistant program on page 8. Revised apprenticeship program language on pages 11 and 17. Clarified Project Director qualification on Page 26. Added U.S. Department of Labor Apprenticeship Program resource to page 46.


 Announcement Information

Announcement Number HRSA-24-018
Announcement Code
CFDA Number 93.969
Provisional No
Activity Code U1Q
Competitive Yes
Fiscal Year 2024


This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP). The purpose of the GWEP is to educate and train the health care and supportive care workforces to care for older adults by collaborating with community partners. Applicants must maximize patient and family engagement to address care gaps and improve health outcomes for older adults by integrating geriatrics with primary care and other appropriate specialties using the Age-Friendly Health Systems Framework.

 Application Information

Application Available 11/27/2023
Application Deadline 02/26/2024
Supplemental Application Deadline N/A
Explanation for Deadline N/A
Archive Date 04/26/2024
Letter of Intent Not required
Application Package SF424 R&R
Allow Applications to be Reopened in EHBs No
FOA Available Yes
Competitive Application Types Supported New
Allow Electronic Submission N/A
Page Limit for Application
Allow Multiple Applications
from an Organization from
Electronic Submission Instruction Electronic submission is/will be available in Grants.Gov

 General Information

Projected Award Date N/A
Estimated Project Period N/A
Estimated Project Start Date 07/01/2024
Estimated Project End Date 06/30/2029
Estimated Amount of this Competition $43,000,000.00
Estimated Number of Awards 43
Estimated Average Size of Awards $1,000,000.00
Cost Sharing No
Cooperative Agreement Yes

 Contact Information

Name Jennifer Solomon
Phone Number (301)443-0024

 Download Information

Expand FOA (Guidance) Attachment (Maximum 1)
Document Name Size Date Attached Description
HRSA-24-0018 GWEP MODIFIED.pdf 547 kB 01/11/2024
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No documents attached
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