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National Rural Health Policy, Community, and Collaboration Program

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.155
Sponsors
Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Feb 28, 2019
Contact

For programmatic or technical questions:
Megan Meacham
301.443.8349
kdews@hrsa.gov

For grants management or budget questions:
Kimberly Dews
301.443.0655
kdews@hrsa.gov

Purpose

The National Rural Health Policy, Community, and Collaboration Program will award funding to a single entity to develop and maintain projects that will help support rural communities through a broad range of activities.

The grantee will be expected to work closely with the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy. Program objectives include:

  1. Identifying and educating rural stakeholders about national policy issues and promising practices for rural health
  2. Maintaining projects that will help support engagement of rural communities in a broad range of activities
  3. Facilitating partnerships and collaborations at the local, regional, state, and national levels to improve the exchange of information and promising practices that support rural health
  4. Identifying and promoting broader collaborative federal efforts to support, promote, and address unique rural health issues
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

  • Public, private and nonprofit organizations, including faith-based and community-based organizations
  • State governments and their agencies such as universities, colleges, research institutions, hospitals, and state and local governments or their bona fide agents
  • Federally recognized tribal governments, tribes, and tribal organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

Total funding available: $2,300,000
Number of awards: 1
Project period: 5 years

Application process

Links to the program guidance and online application process are available through grants.gov.

Applicant webinar recording
Playback number: 866.382.4790
Passcode: 8349

Tagged as
Community and economic development · Health disparities · Healthcare quality · Policy



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