5/18/2010

CSWE Helps Revive VA Scholarships for Social Workers, May 2010 On May 5, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010 (S. 1963), a bill that authorizes new and expands existing programs within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) ...
 



3/25/2010

2010 CSWE Advocacy Day Highlights, March 2010 As part of the Council on Social Work Education’s (CSWE) ongoing Public Policy Initiative, on March 25 CSWE leaders participated in meetings with key policymakers in Washington, D.C.



2/24/2010

CSWE Urges Increased Funding for MFP in FY 2011 (PDF)



2/1/2010

Summary and Analysis of the President’s FY 2011 Budget Request for Federal Research and Education Programs



1/12/2010

January 12, 2010 - Opportunity Network (OppNet)



1/12/2010

January 12, 2010 - Submit Public Comments on Health Disparities Report



12/22/2009

December 22, 2009 - CSWE Supports Health Profession Training Programs



12/10/2009

December 10, 2009 - Federal appropriations legislation for fiscal year 2010



11/4/2009

Federal Update on Funding for the Indian Health Service and Reauthorization of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act



11/3/2009

November 3, 2009 - Summary of recent health care reform debate in the U.S. House and Senate.



9/4/2009

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), received a total of $500 million in the or stimulus bill to be used to expand the health professions workforce and address workforce shortages.



3/31/2009

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has replaced its recently announced new initiative for core centers under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 with a refocused initiative announced March 31.



3/31/2009

NSF Releases Some Stimulus Guidance; Specific Funding Allocations Not Yet Approved or Released



3/19/2009

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) continues to roll out initiatives for allocating new funds received under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.



3/11/2009

President Obama signed the final Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 appropriations bill, which restored the MFP program and provided a much needed funding increase.



3/7/2009

The Department of Education has released initial information regarding implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act



3/4/2009

NIH Posts Challenge Grants Solicitation: At least $200 Million Stimulus Funding Available for One-Time Grants



2/26/2009

President Obama released an overview of his Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 budget request.



2/23/2009

Update from Lewis-Burke Associates about the stimulus spending at the National Science Foundation
 



2/18/2009

Includes Nearly $790 Billion in Relief to States and Americans in Need



8/4/2008

House and Senate Pass Higher Education Act with favorable Provisions for Social Work Education



7/10/2008

Due in large part to CSWE's advocacy activities, both the House and Senate appropriations bills include restored funding for the SAMHSA MFP for FY 2009



1/1/2007

President Barack Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act that includes many provisions of interest to social work educators and the social work profession