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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pioneering Ideas: Technology, Infrastructure, and Health
Grants for innovative projects that explore the relationship between technology, infrastructure, and health and examine how technology’s impact on infrastructure in the next 5-10 years could influence efforts to improve health equity.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 17, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Culture of Health Prize
Awards to honor collaborative, community-based efforts that are prioritizing health and empowering people in the community to live healthier lives, especially historically marginalized populations and those facing the greatest barriers to good health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 1, 2018
Application Deadline: Jan 17, 2019
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows
A fellowship program designed to develop the capacity of midcareer health professionals and behavioral and social scientists with an interest in health to participate in health policy processes at the federal level.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 7, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pioneering Ideas Brief Proposals
Grants for innovative projects that are working to build a culture of health - ensuring that everyone has access to the care they need and all families have the opportunity to make healthier choices.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Systems for Action: Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health Inactive
Grants for research on the implementation and impact of mechanisms to align the multiple delivery and financing systems supporting a Culture of Health with a focus on health equity.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Sep 12, 2018
Application Deadline: Oct 10, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Evaluating the Four-Day School Week Policy Inactive
Funding to support the evaluation of four-day school week policies in rural settings and an associated cost study in order to build the evidence about the pros and cons of such policies and their impact on the academic, social, emotional, and physical well-being of children.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Promote Health and Well-Being Among Children Inactive
Funding for research on policy, systems, and environmental strategies with strong potential to promote the health and well-being of children at a population level and that has the potential to help children achieve optimal nutrition and healthy weight.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 18, 2018
Application Deadline: Sep 26, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Policies for Action: Policy and Law Research to Build a Culture of Health Inactive
Funding for research aimed at learning how national, state, local, and/or private sector policies can promote lifelong health and health equity for individuals, families, and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Jun 7, 2018
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Change Leadership Programs Inactive
Four change leadership programs, designed by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to extend the influence and impact of leaders working to build a Culture of Health. The Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Program has a rural focus in 2018.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 14, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Developing Solutions for Social Isolation in the United States: Learning From the World Inactive
Funding for projects that demonstrate, plan, or evaluate successful ideas from around the world that address social isolation and promote positive, healthy social connections and well-being.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 21, 2017
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation