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Missouri Foundation for Health Opportunity Fund

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Missouri Foundation for Health
Deadlines
Mar 25, 2021
Contact

Doneisha Bohannon
314.345.5534
dbohannon@mffh.org

Purpose

Missouri Foundation for Health (MFH) Opportunity Fund will support innovative ideas and approaches that will have a lasting impact on the health of individuals and communities in Missouri most in need. The program is especially focused on ideas that seek to improve, challenge, or disrupt the systems or circumstances that allow inequities to exist.

Proposals in 2021 should address one of the following focus areas:

  • Increasing health equity for immigrants and refugees, especially in rural communities, as well as for older adults aged 60 and above
  • Promoting environmental justice to achieve health equity
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

  • Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations
  • State and local government agencies, including educational institutions
  • Branches of the federal government serving Missouri
Geographic coverage
Missouri
Amount of funding

Award amounts are not specified. Ideas of any size and scope may be submitted for consideration. Budgets should align with the scope of the project

Proposals that have additional funding sources are highly encouraged.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online application system are available on the program website.

Applicants must submit a concept paper by March 25, 2021. Selected organizations will be invited to submit a full proposal.

Tagged as
Elderly population · Environmental health · Health disparities · Healthcare needs and services · Immigrants · Networking and collaboration · Population health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Missouri



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