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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: U.S. National Library of Medicine

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

NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities (G08 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding for projects that use computers, information technology, and health sciences libraries to bring health-related information to consumers and their healthcare providers. The program focus is on innovation and outreach in which information access can reduce health disparities and support underserved communities that bear a disproportionate burden of disease.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Sep 22, 2021
Application Deadline: Oct 22, 2021
Sponsors: National Institutes of Health, Office of Research on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. National Library of Medicine
Research to Improve Native American Health (R01 and R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
Grants to support health promotion, disease prevention, treatment, or treatment services research to improve health in Native American populations. For the purposes of this program, Native Americans include Alaska Natives, American Indians (whose ancestral lands fall at least partially within the U.S. mainland border), and Native Hawaiians.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: May 17, 2022
Sponsors: National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. National Library of Medicine
Network of the National Library of Medicine Region 6 Partner Outreach Program Inactive
Agreements and funding for partner organizations to provide health information outreach to public libraries, schools, community- and faith-based organizations, and healthcare providers within the greater midwest region.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. National Library of Medicine
Network of the National Library of Medicine Region 6 Subaward Program Inactive
Funding for libraries and other organizations to support a highly trained workforce for biomedical and health information resources and data, improve health literacy, and increase health equity through information within the greater midwest region 6. Region 6 has an interest in working with and reaching rural populations.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 2, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. National Library of Medicine