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New Rural Health Funding & Opportunities from the Past 30 Days

SEARCH - Special Evaluation Assistance for Rural Communities and Households
Funding for financially distressed rural communities of less than 2,500 people to assist with feasibility studies, design assistance, and technical assistance on proposed water and waste disposal projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
Rural Illinois Medical Student Assistance Program (RIMSAP)
Loans and/or recommendations for University of Illinois Medical School students wishing to specialize in family practice or another primary healthcare field and who agree to practice in an approved rural community in Illinois.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Oct 1, 2019
Sponsors: Illinois Farm Bureau, Illinois State Medical Society
Texas Colonia Planning Fund
Provides assistance for the completion of planning activities that prepare colonia areas for water, sewer, and housing improvements.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 13, 2019
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Georgia Direct Services Grant
Grants to support new or existing best practice or promising approaches programs that address high burden and costly chronic diseases and underlying risk factors that have proven evidence-based interventions, including asthma, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes.
Geographic coverage: Georgia
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2019
Sponsor: Healthcare Georgia Foundation
Luce Indigenous Knowledge Fellowship
A fellowship for Native Americans engaged in meaningful work that benefits Indigenous people and communities in reservation and/or urban settings. The fellowship is open to both emerging and experienced leaders from a wide variety of fields, including but not limited to agriculture, food systems, youth leadership development, natural resource management, climate change, and economic development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 13, 2019
Sponsors: First Nations Development Institute, The Henry Luce Foundation
National Rural Health Day Community Stars
Honors individuals and organizations working in and serving rural communities and supporting rural health collaboration, communication, education, or innovation. Community Stars are featured in an electronic publication that is released on National Rural Health Day each year.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2019
Sponsor: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Capital Magnet Fund
Grants to finance affordable housing and community revitalization efforts that benefit low-income people and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 26, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Treasury
We R Native Youth Community Service Mini-Grants
Grants for American Indian and Alaska Native youth, 13-21 years old, with an adult mentor to support community service projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: WeRNative.org
E-learning Program: Improving Cultural Competency for Behavioral Health Professionals
A 5-hour on demand e-learning program to help behavioral health professionals increase their cultural and linguistic competency. The program is accredited for contact hours for many behavioral health professionals.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health
Integrated Mobility Innovation Demonstration Program
Grants for projects that demonstrate innovative and effective practices, partnerships, and technologies to enhance public transportation effectiveness, increase efficiency, expand quality, promote safety, and improve the traveler experience. The program intends to test models across rural, suburban, and urban settings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 6, 2019
Sponsors: Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation