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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.

Keepseagle Fast-Track Grants to Support Native Farmers and Ranchers Inactive
Grants to grow or expand programs and services to organizations in Native communities that serve Native farmers and ranchers, with an emphasis on building food systems, food sovereignty, and economic development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 5, 2018
Application Deadline: Dec 14, 2018
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Native Agriculture and Food Systems College Scholarship Program Inactive
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: Oct 4, 2018
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Native Youth and Culture Fund Inactive
Grants for projects that focus on youth and incorporate culture and tradition to address social and health issues, such as drug and alcohol abuse, teen pregnancy, and mental health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 8, 2018
Application Deadline: May 1, 2018
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
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