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Rural Health Information Hub

Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Tennessee 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.

Tennessee State Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program
Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Tennessee, allowing them to remain in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health
Healthcare Safety Net Federally Qualified Health Centers for Uninsured Adult Tennesseans Ages 19-64 Years of Age Inactive
Grants for Federally Qualified Health Centers and Federally Qualified Health Center Look-Alikes in Tennessee to offer a sliding fee scale and provide comprehensive, preventive, dental, behavioral health services to an underserved area of population to uninsured adult Tennesseans 19-64 years of age.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Application Deadline: Jun 9, 2022
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health
Tennessee COVID-19 Community Health Worker Initiative Inactive
Funding to hire, train, and deploy Community Health Workers (CHWs) to address COVID-19 in Tennessee populations that have been disproportionately impacted by long-standing health disparities.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Application Deadline: Feb 25, 2022
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health
Tennessee Nursing Home Civil Monetary Penalty Reinvestment Program Inactive
Funding to support evidence-based initiatives that improve the quality of life and quality of care for individuals currently living in nursing home facilities in Tennessee. The 2021 application cycle has a focus on customer service and elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Application Deadline: May 28, 2021
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health
Tennessee Healthy Built Environments Program Inactive
Funding for a diverse group of activities including convening, programming, planning, and construction of built environment projects designed to protect, promote, and improve the health and prosperity of Tennessee communities. Rural, economically-distressed, and at-risk communities are encouraged to apply.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 29, 2020
Application Deadline: Jan 29, 2021
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health