Call for Proposal

Indigent Health Care program, is accepting proposals from not for profit 501(c)3  and Sovereign Immunity organizations desiring to provide health care services and/or coordination of services to qualified residents as defined in F.S.212.055 who are at or below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). The Call for Proposal process will streamline how and to whom funding is awarded to the program’s community partners.

Priority Funding Categories

Specialty Care
Wellness/Prevention

Key Dates/Deadlines

Proposal Release Date July 23, 2018
Contact Info due by email: cathyhatch@polk-county.net July 30, 2018
Agency Questions Due; email: cathyhatch@polk-county.net July 30, 2018 (due on or before this date)
Mandatory Applicant Phone Call* August 1, 2018
Proposal Submission Deadline August 27, 2018 at 3:00 PM EST
Grant Review Committee Meetings August 2018 - September 2018
Mandatory Agency presentations to Committee September 6, 2018
Present Award Recommendations to COC** September 21, 2018
Present Contracts to Board November 2018 - December 2018
Project Starting Date January 1, 2019

*Applicants will be contacted via email with the call-in instructions for mandatory phone call
**Citizens Healthcare Oversight Committee (COC)

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