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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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

Free Continuing Education Credit Activity: Invasive Cancer Incidence, 2004–2013, and Deaths, 2006–2015, in Nonmetropolitan and Metropolitan Counties of the United States
Medscape, LLC has partnered with CDC to provide online continuing medical education based on selected Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report journal articles, specifically an activity that describes the U.S. incidence of and deaths from cancer during the last decade.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medscape, LLC
Tribal Practices for Wellness In Indian Country Inactive
Grants to support tribal practices that build resiliency and connections to community, family, and culture, which over time, can reduce risk factors for chronic disease among American Indians and Alaska Natives.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 20, 2018
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Agricultural Health and Safety (U54) Inactive
Funding to operate a Center for Agricultural Health and Safety, which will conduct research and help translate scientific discoveries focused on improving worker safety and health in the areas of agriculture, forestry, and fishing.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Sep 29, 2017
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2017
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Accelerating the Prevention and Control of HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs, and TB in the U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands Inactive
Grants for integrated HIV, VH, STD, and TB prevention and treatment services at the client level, through enhanced collaboration at the jurisdiction and organizational program levels, specifically improving the collection, reporting, use, and sharing of surveillance data for HIV, VH, STD, and TB prevention. Applicants must provide proof of ability to serve populations in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, Guam, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and/or the Republic of Palau.
Geographic coverage: U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands
Application Deadline: Oct 2, 2017
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Building Public Health Infrastructure in Tribal Communities to Accelerate Disease Prevention and Health Promotion in Indian Country Inactive
Grants to increase public health capacity and infrastructure for chronic disease prevention, health promotion, and prevention and control of priority public health problems, by strengthening core public health functions of Tribal Epidemiology Centers.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 7, 2017
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge Inactive
Makes honorary awards to recognize clinicians, practices, and health systems that have made a significant impact on hypertension rates within their communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 2, 2017
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Community Characteristics Associated with Geographic Disparities in Diabetes and Cardiometabolic Health Inactive
Grants for the examination of county-level disparities in type 2 diabetes and cardiometabolic conditions to enhance understanding of disease determinants, including environmental or socioeconomic circumstances that contribute to diabetes geographic disparities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 13, 2017
Application Deadline: Feb 14, 2017
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Miner Safety and Health Training Program-Western United States (U60) Inactive
Grants to support the development of training and education programs that will enhance the quality and availability of health and safety training for mine workers in the Western United States.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Jan 12, 2017
Application Deadline: Feb 14, 2017
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
HIV, HCV and Related Comorbidities in Rural Communities Affected by Opioid Injection Drug Epidemics in the United States: Building Systems for Prevention, Treatment and Control (UG3/UH3) Inactive
Funds to support two-stage research projects that inform community response and promote comprehensive, integrated approaches to prevent HIV and hepatitis C virus infection, along with associated comorbidities, such as hepatitis B virus infection and sexually transmitted diseases among people who inject drugs in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 10, 2016
Application Deadline: Jan 10, 2017
Sponsors: Appalachian Regional Commission, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Comprehensive High-Impact HIV Prevention Projects for Young Men of Color Who Have Sex with Men and Young Transgender Persons of Color Inactive
Grants for community-based organizations to develop and implement Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) prevention programs for young men of color who have sex with men and young transgender persons of color.
Geographic coverage: Available in 33 states and Puerto Rico
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jul 27, 2016
Application Deadline: Sep 14, 2016
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention