Opioid Workforce Expansion Program (OWEP) Professionals

HRSA awarded $57,466,867 to 48 institutions to enhance community-based training for students preparing to become behavioral health professionals focused on opioid use disorder and other substance use disorders.

Alabama | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Florida | Georgia | Iowa | Illinois | Kentucky | Massachusetts | Maryland | Maine | Michigan | Missouri | North Carolina | New JerseyNew Mexico | New York | Ohio | Pennsylvania | Puerto Rico | Rhode IslandTexas  | WashingtonWisconsin

Alabama

Alabama received 3 awards totaling $3,808,740 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
SAMFORD UNIVERSITY BIRMINGHAM $1,342,320
UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM BIRMINGHAM $1,133,136
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH ALABAMA MOBILE $1,333,284

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California

California received 2 awards totaling $2,582,864 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF SAN DIEGO SAN DIEGO $1,233,350
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES $1,349,514

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Colorado

Colorado received 2 awards totaling $1,950,224 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
COLORADO SEMINARY DENVER $1,116,667
DENVER HEALTH AND HOSPITALS AUTHORITY DENVER $833,557

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Connecticut

Connecticut received 1 award totaling $1,086,737 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY DANBURY $1,086,737

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Florida

Florida received 1 award totaling $494,412 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA BOARD OF TRUSTEES, THE ORLANDO $494,412

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Georgia

Georgia received 1 award totaling $1,346,150 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. ATHENS $1,346,150

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Iowa

Iowa received 1 award totaling $1,341,925 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA, THE IOWA CITY $1,341,925

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Illinois

Illinois received 1 award totaling $1,350,000 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
LOYOLA UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO CHICAGO $1,350,000

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Kentucky

Kentucky received 2 awards totaling $2,099,457 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY LEXINGTON $1,349,457
UNIVERSITY OF PIKEVILLE PIKEVILLE $750,000

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts received 3 awards totaling $3,863,319 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER CORPORATION BOSTON $1,231,965
SIMMONS UNIVERSITY BOSTON $1,281,354
WILLIAM JAMES COLLEGE, INC. NEWTON $1,350,000

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Maryland

Maryland received 1 award totaling $1,348,556 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND BALTIMORE $1,348,556

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Maine

Maine received 1 award totaling $492,351 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM ORONO $492,351

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Michigan

Michigan received 2 awards totaling $2,689,046 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY DETROIT $1,339,297
WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY KALAMAZOO $1,349,749

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Missouri

Missouri received 1 award totaling $1,050,013 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY SAINT LOUIS $1,050,013

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North Carolina

North Carolina received 5 awards totaling $6,493,959 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL AND TECHNICAL STATE UNIVERSITY GREENSBORO $1,349,999
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY RALEIGH $1,343,963
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL CHAPEL HILL $1,350,000
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO GREENSBORO $1,099,997
WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY CULLOWHEE $1,350,000

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New Jersey

New Jersey received 1 award totaling $1,349,997 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
RUTGERS, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY NEWARK $1,349,997

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New Mexico

New Mexico received 1 award totaling $1,347,620 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY LAS CRUCES $1,347,620

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New York

New York received 4 awards totaling $4,332,829 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, THE SYRACUSE $666,036
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, THE AMHERST $1,350,000
RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK BRONX $977,971
TOURO COLLEGE NEW YORK $1,338,822

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Ohio

Ohio received 5 awards totaling $6,472,718 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY CLEVELAND $1,113,749
OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY, THE COLUMBUS $1,350,000
OHIO UNIVERSITY ATHENS $1,350,000
THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON AKRON $1,309,162
UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI CINCINNATI $1,349,807

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania received 4 awards totaling $5,275,665 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA CALIFORNIA $1,322,000
MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA MILLERSVILLE $1,349,931
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH THE PITTSBURGH $1,253,734
WIDENER UNIVERSITY CHESTER $1,350,000

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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico received 1 award totaling $1,350,000 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
PONCE MEDICAL SCHOOL FOUNDATION INC PONCE $1,350,000

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Rhode Island

Rhode Island received 1 award totaling $749,300 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE PROVIDENCE $749,300

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Texas

Texas received 2 awards totaling $2,699,883 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT ARLINGTON ARLINGTON $1,349,940
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN AUSTIN $1,349,943

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Washington

Washington received 1 award totaling $1,149,901 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
SAINT MARTIN'S UNIVERSITY LACEY $1,149,901

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin received 1 award totaling $741,201 in funding.

ORGANIZATION NAME CITY AMOUNT OF AWARD
VITERBO UNIVERSITY, INC. LA CROSSE $741,201

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Date Last Reviewed:  August 2019