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New Rural Health Funding & Opportunities from the Past 30 Days

Emergency Capital Investment Program
Funding for certified Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) and Minority Depository Institutions (MDIs) to provide loans, grants, and forbearance for small businesses, minority-owned businesses, and consumers, especially in low-income and underserved communities, that have been disproportionately impacted by the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. A set aside of $2 billion is available for smaller CDFIs and MDIs with less than $500 million in assets.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: May 7, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Treasury
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, and eliminate tobacco related disparities among population groups.
Geographic coverage: South Dakota
Application Deadline: Apr 23, 2021
Sponsor: South Dakota Department of Health
Hawaii Community Foundation CHANGE Grants
Grants to organizations in Hawaii working in the areas of community/economy, health/wellness, arts/culture, natural environment, government/civics, and education with an overall focus on equity for all Hawaiians. Applications from rural communities and organizations serving Native Hawaiians are encouraged.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Application Deadline: Apr 9, 2021
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation
Rural Alaska Household Hazardous Waste Backhaul Service Program
A contract with a Tribal government or intertribal consortia to backhaul hazardous waste and other materials from rural Alaskan communities to reduce the toxicity of landfills and emissions from open waste burning.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2021
Sponsors: Denali Commission, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
North Carolina Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP) Grant
Funding for a contractor 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: Mar 26, 2021
Sponsor: North Carolina Office of Rural Health
National Center for Farmworker Health Bobbi Ryder Migrant Health Champion Award
Scholarships for individuals pursuing or continuing their career in the migrant health field, thus contributing to the development of the Community/Migrant Health Center workforce and improving access to care for the agricultural worker population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2021
Sponsor: National Center for Farmworker Health
Wisconsin Top Rural Development Initiative Awards
Recognizes programs that exemplify positive community impacts, regional success stories, and/or demonstrate innovative ideas impacting communities in rural Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
Sponsor: Wisconsin Rural Partners
High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety Pilot/Feasibility Research Projects (HICAHS)
Grants to support agriculture, forestry, and fishing worker occupational health and safety research projects in Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2021
Sponsor: High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety
Delta Regional Authority States Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP)
Grants to help Delta communities create jobs and improve infrastructure. Funds may be used for basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, broadband, and business development including entrepreneurship and workforce training.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.
Application Deadline: Jun 6, 2021
Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
Wisconsin Allied Health Professional Education and Training Grant
Grants to healthcare consortia to design and implement education and training programs for critical allied health positions in rural areas of Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: May 7, 2021
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services