Did you know that Chapter 1 provides grant resource services to our members? Have a community project in mind? We can help find, apply, and manage your grant. See below for a list of available grants. For more information contact Executive Director Maria Salazar Sperber (916) 287-0179
Family Partnership Grant
The FamilY Partnerships Network (FPN) is an advisory group to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Board of Directors . The FPN is pleased to offer a $4,000 grant to up to five AAP chapters, in an effort to encourage family engagement and partnerships. This grant program is offered with the belief that implementing a more structured mechanism for family engagement, as well as providing some seed money to chapters, would encourage enhanced activity and innovation.
2017 Leonard P. Rome CATCH Visiting Professorships Grant
The purpose of this program is to promote advocacy for children and advance the field of community pediatrics. Up to 8 accredited pediatric residency programs will be provided with a maximum of $4,500 each to implement a 2- or 3-day community health and advocacy educational program focusing on resident education, faculty development and building community partnerships for child health and advocacy.
Application and guidelines can be found at https://www.aap.org/en-us/advocacy-and-policy/aap-health-initiatives/CPTI/Pages/Grants.aspx. Programs in the US and Canada are welcome to apply. All application materials must be submitted by Wednesday, May 17, 2017.