2019 Geriatrics Academic Career Awards (GACA)—Funding Opportunity HRSA-19-007

When:  Jan 15, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM (ET)

The purpose of the GACA Program is to support the career development of junior faculty in geriatrics at accredited schools of allopathic medicine, osteopathic medicine, nursing, social work, psychology, dentistry, pharmacy, or allied health. Faculty with expertise in geriatrics are needed to train the workforce and provide specialized care to improve health outcomes for older adults. Through this notice of funding opportunity, career development awards will be made to support individual junior faculty who will provide interprofessional clinical training and become leaders in academic geriatrics. 

Eligible applicant organizations must submit a separate application on behalf of each eligible individual applying for a GACA. Click here to learn more.




Grant Period

7/1/2019 - 6/30/2023


$2,000,000 ($75,000/year per award)


Up to 26 Grants

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