Elderly care and hospice and palliative care; application for funding for continuing education.

The Free State of Bavaria grants subsidies for measures for further training in geriatric care and hospice and palliative care.



The purpose of the funding is to support measures for the further training of persons working in the care of the elderly and in hospice and palliative care in Bavaria.


Eligible for funding in the sense of this guideline are further training measures that serve to convey, expand, deepen and further develop specific professional knowledge. Which measures can be funded for which target groups can be found in the guideline and in the implementation regulations for the guideline.

Recipients of funding

Providers of training measures in the field of geriatric care and hospice and palliative care are eligible to apply.

Eligible costs

The costs of the training measure are eligible for funding.

Type and amount

The grant is awarded as a subsidy within the framework of project funding.

The general grant amounts to 21.00 euros per training unit or 24.00 euros per training unit for special focus topics.


The requirements for funding are set out in the Guideline for the Funding of Advanced Training in Geriatric Care and Hospice and Palliative Care (ForAHP-FöR).


The application must be submitted in writing to the State Office for Nursing.

The application documents are available on the homepage of the State Office for Nursing Care. (See "Further links")

Special notes

Grants are made without legal entitlement within the limits of the available budget.


The application must be submitted by 31.10. of the year preceding the funding year.

Required documents

  • Training programme with a list of all planned training measures

  • Cost and financing plan with the planned participant contributions


  • none


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