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Formerly the
Rural Assistance Center

New Rural Health Funding & Opportunities from the Past 30 Days

Alaska J-1 Visa Conrad 30 Waiver Program
Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Alaska, allowing them to remain in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Pennsylvania J-1 Visa Waiver Program
Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Pennsylvania, allowing them to remain in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Pennsylvania
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Health
Mississippi Development Infrastructure Grant Program (DIP)
Offers grants to municipalities and counties to assist with costs related to the construction, renovation, or expansion of publicly-owned infrastructure, including healthcare facilities.
Geographic coverage: Mississippi
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Mississippi Development Authority
Tennessee Rural Rotation Opportunities
Opportunities for medical residents in Tennessee to participate in rotations at a variety of rural practice sites across the state.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Tennessee Rural Partnership
Duke Endowment Health Care Grants
Awards funding to organizations in North Carolina or South Carolina working to address quality and safety of care, access to care, prevention of chronic disease, and improving the health of communities. Supports small rural hospitals with capital funding, technology development, and education and training programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina and South Carolina
Application Deadline: Dec 15, 2017
Sponsor: Duke Endowment
Child Care Grants
Awards funding for expanding 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: Dec 15, 2017
Sponsor: Duke Endowment
Texas Veterans + Family Alliance (TV+FA) Grant
Grants to Texas community coalitions to address the mental health needs of veterans and their families.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Dec 4, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Tennessee State Loan Repayment Program
Offers loan repayment assistance to primary care practitioners who agree to serve in a Health Professional Shortage Area of Tennessee.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Application Deadline: Nov 28, 2017
Sponsor: Tennessee Office of Rural Health
Minnesota Rural Family Medicine Residency Grant Program
Assists Family Medicine Residency programs outside the 7-county Minnesota Twin Cities metropolitan area by supporting costs associated with training eligible physician residents.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 6, 2017
Application Deadline: Nov 27, 2017
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Summer Health Care Internship Program
A program that provides grants to hospitals, clinics, nursing facilities and home care providers to establish summer healthcare internship programs to expose interested secondary and postsecondary students to various careers within the healthcare professions.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2017
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care