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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture

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

Texas Small Rural Hospital Improvement Grant Program (SHIP)
Grants to help small rural hospitals in Texas with purchasing and/or training activities around value-based purchasing; participating in an Accountable Care Organization or other shared savings program; and purchase of technology for meaningful use, payment bundling/PPS, or ICD-10 standards.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Jan 5, 2018
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Rural Health Facility Capital Improvement Program
Awards funds for rural public and nonprofit hospitals to make capital improvements to existing facilities, construct new health facilities, or to purchase capital equipment.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2018
Sponsors: Texas Department of Agriculture, Texas State Office of Rural Health
Rural Communities Health Care Investment Program (RCHIP)
Provides student loan reimbursements or stipend payments to assist rural communities in recruiting non-physician healthcare professionals who agree to serve in a medically underserved community of Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Apr 19, 2018
Sponsors: Texas Department of Agriculture, Texas State Office of Rural Health
Texas Capital Fund Infrastructure Development
Provides grants for infrastructure development to encourage new business development and expansion in rural areas of Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Small Towns Environment Program (STEP)
Provides funds for water and sewer infrastructure improvements utilizing self-help methods.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Colonia Construction Fund (CFC) Inactive
Funding to support community development projects such as sewer, water, and housing rehabilitation in colonias in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 18, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Colonia Planning Fund Inactive
Provides assistance for the completion of planning activities that prepare colonia areas for water, sewer, and housing improvements.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 18, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Establishing the 3E's Nutrition Grant Program (Establish3E) Inactive
Establish3E is a program that funds the creation of new nutrition education programs in childcare institutions and community organizations.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: May 2, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Expanding the 3E's Grant Program (Expand3E) Inactive
Expand3E is a program that rewards the expansion of existing nutrition education programs in public schools in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Community Development Fund Inactive
Provides funding to non-entitlement communities in Texas for community development, economic development, rural health, and rural housing to support workforce development.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Feb 9, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture