May 16, 2014
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation created the Minority Medical Faculty Development Program (later renamed the Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program) to nurture physician-scientists from minority backgrounds.
May 16, 2012
Program Results Report
The Gateway Institute developed and launched a model to educate and prepare low-income New York City high school students for careers in the health professions, in partnership with a high school, a public hospital, and three public colleges.
Forward Promise is a new $9.5 million initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focused on promoting opportunities for the health and success of middle school- and high school-aged boys and young men of color.
June 4, 2014
Culture of Health
It's easy to get lost in policy discussions, but at the core of 11 foundations' efforts to improve the lives of boys and men of colors, we have to remember the young people themselves.
April 2, 2014
Through the Forward Promise Community Partnership grants, RWJF is investing in coordinated community solutions making a collective impact in the health and success of middle and high school-aged young men and boys of color.
April 2, 2014
New Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grants to Help Six Communities Build Culture of Health for Young Men of Color
Commentary, Issue Brief, Report, Story
The latest news and resources about Forward Promise, including updates from Program Officer Maisha Simmons.
February 27, 2014
Ten of America's leading foundations announced a joint effort with the White House to help America's young men of color reach their full potential in school, work and life
Grant, Staff and Leadership, Program/Initiative
Learn about the professional working in the young men of color field who comprise Forward Promise's Advisory Committee
July 17, 2013
Grants to spread impact of programs that strengthen connections to education, employment, and good health.