Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Planning, Implementation, and Resident Grants

Funding Agency:
American Academy of Pediatrics

The Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Program is a national initiative of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) that supports pediatricians to collaborate within their communities to advance the health of all children. Through the CATCH Program, pediatricians and residents are empowered to identify promising practices that work in their individual communities.

PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION GRANTS
Up to $10,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis to individual pediatricians and fellowship trainees to plan innovative community-based child health initiatives that will ensure all children have medical homes, are properly immunized, and have access to health care services not otherwise available in their community.​

RESIDENT GRANTS
Up to $2,000 will be awarded on a competitive basis for pediatric residents to plan and/or implement community-based child health initiatives. Projects must include planning activities or demonstrate completed planning activities, and may include implementation activities.

Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020

Eligibility

Faculty
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows

Category

Community Outreach and Engagement
Medical
Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science

External Deadline

January 15, 2020