The Health Care and
Promotion Fund Committee (HCPFC) was established to assume responsibilities
for all aspects of the administration and allocation of the health care
promotion funds. The HCPFC is supported by a secretariat and the Promotion
The HCPFC functions
as a broadly based policy group. It sets guidelines and procedures for
grant applications. The PSC provides critical appraisal on applications
for health promotion projects. The funding decision of the HCPFC is final.
The HCPFC comprises
prominent members of the health care system. The PSC has brought together experts with technical
skills and experience in a wide spectrum of health sciences to support
the work of assessing grant applications and reports.