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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health

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

Maryland Dent-Care Loan Assistance Repayment Program Inactive
Loan repayment assistance for dentists in Maryland who provide care to vulnerable populations in the state, including Maryland Medical Assistance Program recipients.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Sponsors: Maryland Department of Health, Maryland Higher Education Commission
Maryland COVID-19 and Overdose Response Grants Initiative Inactive
Funding to enhance or initiate projects in Maryland that address harms related to the COVID-19 pandemic among people who use drugs. The overall program goal is to reduce substance-related morbidity and mortality by optimizing services for people who use drugs by improving access to service entry points, leveraging non-traditional service delivery models, increasing the capacity and harm reduction competence of the healthcare workforce, and ensuring systems are responsive to local needs.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2021
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Maryland State Loan Repayment Program (SLRP) and Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program (MLARP) Inactive
Loan repayment assistance for primary care physicians, physician assistants, and medical residents specializing in primary care who agree to practice in an underserved area of Maryland.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Apr 15, 2021
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Maryland Income Tax Credit for Preceptors in Areas with Health Care Workforce Shortages Inactive
Tax credit of $1,000 per student for physicians and nurse practitioners serving as preceptors in underserved areas of Maryland.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Jan 5, 2021
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Maryland Promoting Community Health Resources Grants Inactive
Grants for community health projects serving Maryland residents for the purpose of building capacity, expanding access, promoting health equity, and improving population health.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 18, 2020
Application Deadline: Dec 17, 2020
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Maryland Harm Reduction Grants Inactive
Funding to support local health departments in Maryland to act as harm reduction authorities and hubs for comprehensive substance use disorder care. The program is designed to reduce substance-related morbidity and mortality by optimizing services for people who use drugs.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Jul 17, 2020
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Maryland J-1 Visa Waiver Program Inactive
Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Maryland, allowing them to remain in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2019
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health