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Workforce Diversity Grants

National Workforce Diversity Pipeline Program (NWDP)

Grant Period: 2015-2020

The National Workforce Diversity Pipeline Program (NWDP) supports projects that develop innovative strategies to identify promising students in their first year of high school and provide them with a foundation to pursue successful careers in the health professions.  The program seeks to address health disparities among racial and ethnic minorities by supporting networks of institutions focused on and with demonstrated commitment and capacity to establish pipeline programs to increase minority and disadvantaged students’ awareness and pursuit of careers in health care including behavioral health, and to increase the availability of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education programs. NWDP projects began August 1, 2015 through September 30, 2015 and will end July 31, 2020.

Grantees City State Funding Level
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley  Exit Disclaimer Knoxville TN $409,035
Curators of the University of Missouri on behalf of UMKC  Exit Disclaimer Kansas City MO $500,000
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma  Exit Disclaimer Durant OK $485,000
Delaware Technical Community College  Exit Disclaimer Wilmington DE $484,400
District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund  Exit Disclaimer Philadelphia PA $474,500
Howard University  Exit Disclaimer Washington DC $500,000
Medgar Evers College/Research Foundation of CUNY (NY)  Exit Disclaimer Brooklyn NY $498,947
Mount Wachusett Community College  Exit Disclaimer Gardner MA $450,000
Public Health Institute  Exit Disclaimer Oakland CA $498,256
The Florida International University Board of Trustees Miami FL $493,377
University of Cincinnati  Exit Disclaimer Cincinnati OH $460,598
University of Hawaii  Exit Disclaimer Honolulu HI $399,874
University of South Dakota  Exit Disclaimer Vermillion SD $446,671
Wake Forest University Health Sciences  Exit Disclaimer Winston-Salem NC $260,084
Total: $6,361,012
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