Louisiana Healthcare Connections Now Accepting Grant Applications

Louisiana Healthcare Connections announced the opening of its Fall 2022 Community Health Grant cycle, which will invest $60,000 in grant funds for nonprofits, healthcare providers, and schools for a wide variety of health-related initiatives.

Priority will be given for applications which align with strategic priorities addressing social determinants of health, increasing preventive care, creating health equity, and improving healthy outcomes.

“Louisiana Healthcare Connections recognizes the power of leveraging the tremendous work done at the community level,” notes CEO and Plan President, Jamie Schlottman. “Investing in local solutions means positively impacting the health and healthy outcomes for Louisiana families.”

Grants will be awarded for up to $20,000 each, and organizations across the state are encouraged to apply. Applications must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. on July 8, 2022. Grant awards will be announced in September.

Additional information for the Community Health Grants RFP is available on the organization’s website, www.louisianahealthconnect.com/grants. Questions may be directed to CommunityGrants@LouisianaHealthConnect.com.