The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has announced $1 million in available funds to support community projects for the Community Interoperability Health Information Exchange (HIE) Program. Funds will be provided in the form of cooperative agreements to 10 applicants who demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively and extend existing HIE services to health care providers not eligible under the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs. The purpose of the program is to integrate community resources and increase the flow of health information in order to advance better care and create healthier communities. Eligible applicants are U.S.-based nonprofit institutions and state or local government, agencies, or groups. Maximum funding is $100,000 for a one-year project period beginning August 14, 2015. Applications are due June 15, 2015.