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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

Native Agriculture and Food Systems College Scholarship Program Inactive
Awards scholarships to encourage Native American college students to enter careers in agriculture and agriculture-related fields with the ultimate goal of increasing food production, improving health and nutrition, and eliminating food insecurity in rural and reservation-based communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 28, 2017
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Nourishing Native Children: Feeding our Future Inactive
Grants to native communities interested in expanding nutrition education programs and nutrition resources for existing programs that serve American Indian children ages 6-14.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 5, 2017
Sponsors: First Nations Development Institute, Walmart Foundation
Native Agriculture & Food Systems Initiative (NAFSI) Inactive
Supports projects that strengthen local Native American food-system control; increase access to local, healthy and traditional foods; and decrease food insecurity and food deserts.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2017
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Food Sovereignty Assessment Grants Inactive
Grants for Native communities to conduct community food assessments in order to better understand the historical, current, and future state of their local food systems. The assessment results should be used in developing plans to increase control over local food systems and promote healthy Native communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 17, 2017
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Seeds of Native Health Inactive
Supports Native American tribes and organizations working to eliminate food insecurity; promote access to fresh and healthy foods; and provide increased access to nutritional programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 11, 2016
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute