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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

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

Michigan Community Health Matching Program
Grants for nonprofit organizations to develop and evaluate new approaches that increase access to healthcare, address public health issues, improve quality of care, and enhance efficiency of health systems in Michigan.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Investigator Initiated Research Program
Funds Michigan-based applied research projects addressing the quality and cost of healthcare, access to care, and community health.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Physician Investigator Research Award
Funding for Michigan physicians to explore a research idea concerning quality, cost, or appropriate access to care through pilot studies, feasibility studies, or small research projects.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Proposal Development Award
Grants to help Michigan-based nonprofit community organizations develop grant proposals for healthcare projects.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Building Healthy Communities Step Up for School Wellness Program Inactive
Supplies Michigan teachers and administrators with the resources and tools needed to create a healthy school environment that supports a culture of wellness.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Taking Action on Opioid and Prescription Drug Abuse in Michigan by Supporting Community Responses Inactive
Grant support to established multisector community coalitions with documented action plans to combat opioid and prescription drug abuse.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Letter of Intent (Required): Jun 28, 2017
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Strengthening the Safety Net: Improving Access to High Quality Health Care in Michigan Inactive
Grants to safety net clinics and medical and dental homes in Michigan to support general operations.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Jun 9, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation Student Award Program Inactive
Funding for doctoral and medical students at Michigan universities who research healthcare topics, including demonstration and evaluation projects and pilot programs. Projects should address quality and costs of care, access to care, or community health.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Building Healthy Communities: Engaging Middle Schools Through Project Healthy Schools Inactive
Technical assistance to establish a healthy school environment that supports higher levels of academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Apr 14, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Building Healthy Communities Elementary School Program Inactive
Helps Michigan elementary schools to undergo a healthy school transformation, which will involve infusing healthy nutrition, education, and physical exercise throughout the school environment to increase children's health, fight childhood obesity, and improve academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Mar 29, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation