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New Rural Health Funding & Opportunities from the Past 30 Days

Research Centers in Minority Institutions (U54)
Grants to institutions that offer doctorate degrees in the health professions or in a health-related science and have a historical and current commitment to educating underrepresented students, and for institutions that deliver healthcare services, providing clinical services to medically underserved communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 14, 2020
Application Deadline: Apr 14, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
South Dakota Tobacco Control Program Community/School Partnership Grants
Grants for school and community partnerships in South Dakota that are working to prevent tobacco use, promote quitting of tobacco use, eliminate tobacco related disparities among population groups, and eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke.
Geographic coverage: South Dakota
Application Deadline: Apr 24, 2020
Sponsor: South Dakota Department of Health
North Carolina Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP) Grant
Funding to assist small, rural hospitals in North Carolina with upgrading essential capital equipment, implementing new processes to deliver high quality care, and transitioning to an electronic working environment.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Apr 20, 2020
Sponsor: North Carolina Office of Rural Health
Michigan Building Healthy Communities Elementary School Program
Assistance for Michigan elementary schools to undergo a healthy school transformation, which will involve infusing healthy nutrition, education, and physical exercise throughout the school environment to increase children's health, fight childhood obesity, and improve academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Apr 17, 2020
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Wayne State University
FEMA Public Assistance Program: COVID-19 Response
Funding for eligible state, territorial, tribal, and local government entities and nonprofit organizations to reimburse for emergency protective measures in response to COVID-19 National Emergency Declarations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Federal Emergency Management Agency
Duke Endowment Child and Family Well-Being Grants
Funding to expand opportunities for vulnerable children in North Carolina and South Carolina, including out of home care and evidenced-based programs focused on prevention and early intervention for at-risk children.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina and South Carolina
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2020
Sponsor: The Duke Endowment
Kansas Osteopathic Medicine Service Scholarship
Scholarships for osteopathic medical students pursuing a career in primary care medicine who agree to work in an underserved geographic area of Kansas.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2020
Sponsor: Kansas Board of Regents
Iowa Farm Bureau Rural Family Medicine Scholarship
Offers scholarships to 4th year medical students and 3rd year residents in Iowa who show a strong desire to practice in rural areas of Iowa upon completion of their degrees.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2020
Sponsors: Iowa Academy of Family Physicians, Iowa Farm Bureau
Texas Colonia Construction Fund (CFC)
Funding to support community development projects such as sewer, water, and housing rehabilitation in colonias in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Jun 2, 2020
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund
Stipends for volunteer first responders whose homes have been impacted by a state or federally declared disaster; a home fire; or those who have lost jobs or wages due to COVID-19 related illness, quarantine, or volunteer response activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Volunteer Fire Council