to Improve Health

The nccPA Health Foundation educates, equips, and engages Certified PAs and PA students with the resources they need to make lasting improvements to the health of their communities.

Featured Grantee

Saibatu Mansaray

Certified PA Saibatu Mansaray was awarded the Be the CHANGE
grant for her advocacy and efforts to improve access to quality
care for pregnant women in Sierra Leone, where 1 in 73 mothers
die from preventable childbirth complications. Read more about
Saibatu’s journey to reduce maternal mortality rates.

mental health spotlight

Tackling mental
health Stigma

Every PA is a psych PA. We invite you to participate in our Mental
Health Spotlight and share your perspective on how to reduce the
stigma of mental health for patients and providers.

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Our Story is

Your Story

The nccPA Health Foundation recognizes the invaluable role of PAs in providing whole-person care. Our commitment to PA professional development and education is the heart of everything we do.

Our Grants

Featured Resources

  • PA
  • IP

Smiles for Life

Smiles for Life is the nation's most comprehensive and widely used oral health curriculum for primary care clinicians.

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Resource Center

Health care is an evolving practice. Keep your skills up-to-date with guidelines, tips, and best practices from the nccPA Health Foundation Resource Center.



The nccPA Health Foundation is a supporting organization of the NCCPA, the only certifying body for more than 168,000 Certified PAs in the United States. We work with NCCPA and additional partners to understand issues impacting health and to design solutions that help PAs provide high-quality care.

Find Your Grant

Do you share our vision for equity in health care? View our grants and get the funding you need to put plans into action. Certified PAs, PA students, and health care organizations are welcome to apply.