Funding Announcement: Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Planning and Implementation Grants, Application Deadline January 23, 2023

Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Planning and Implementation grants, sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics, support pediatricians and fellowship trainees in the initial planning and/or pilot stage of implementing a community-based child health initiative. The program is designed to help increase children's access to optimal health and well-being and address unmet child health needs. Priorities include: demonstrate creativity or innovation in the designated community; serve a population of children with unmet health needs or with demonstrated health disparities; aim to develop strong, broad-based community partnerships; a health or well-being and/or increase access to needed health services not otherwise available. Program must be led by a pediatrician who plays a significant role in the project. Applications due January 23, 2023.