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Maine Health Access Foundation Discretionary Grants

Maine Health Access Foundation
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Andrea Francis
207.620.8266 Ext. 118


Maine Discretionary Grants program awards funding to organizations working to expand access to care and improve health, especially for the uninsured and/or medically underserved in Maine.

Discretionary grants projects typically demonstrate one or more of the following key characteristics:

  • Responds to an emerging issue, current need, or window of opportunity
  • Plans for, pilots, or implements a new or creative approach to better serve groups or populations that face disproportionate barriers to accessing health services and achieving the best possible health
  • Supports the work of smaller organizations that may have limited capacity to apply for other types of funding

Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations, federally recognized tribes, governmental/public agencies, and educational institutions are eligible to apply

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Project grants are typically under $5,000, but may go up to $10,000 for statewide projects.

Application process

A link to the online application portal is available on the program website.

Tagged as
Access · Healthcare quality · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Policy · Research methods and resources · Uninsured and underinsured · Maine

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.