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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Access

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

Prevention and Treatment Research to Address HIV/AIDS Disparities in Women in the U.S. (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
Grants to support health services, intervention, and implementation research to understand and reduce racial/ethnic, geographic, and socioeconomic HIV disparities in U.S. women.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 28, 2018
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Louisiana Health and Education Disparities Collective Impact Grants
Grants to coalitions working to close the gaps in health and education for Louisiana’s children by addressing structural inequities and access.
Geographic coverage: Louisiana
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2018
Sponsor: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation
Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants
Funds projects in Colorado that improve or increase access to community health programs and services in the priority areas of children and youth, oral health, mental health, and healthcare workforce.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Mar 2, 2018
Sponsor: Caring for Colorado Foundation
Hillman Innovations in Care Program
Provides funds for nursing-driven models of care that will improve the health and healthcare of vulnerable populations, including the economically disadvantaged, racial and ethnic minorities, LGBTQ people, the homeless, rural populations, and other groups that encounter barriers to accessing healthcare services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 5, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2018
Sponsor: Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation
Leveraging Population-based Cancer Registry Data to Study Health Disparities (R01 and R21)
Grants for research projects that use the existing cancer registry infrastructure by augmenting data already collected with additional information needed to understand health disparities among people diagnosed with cancer.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 5, 2018
Application Deadline: Mar 5, 2018
Sponsors: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
New York State Health Foundation Special Projects Fund
Funding for projects that have the potential to measurably improve the health of vulnerable populations in New York.
Geographic coverage: New York
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 13, 2018
Application Deadline: May 16, 2018
Sponsor: New York State Health Foundation
Baptist Healing Trust Grants
Offers funding to nonprofit organizations providing healthcare services to vulnerable populations or advocating for quality healthcare for vulnerable populations in Middle Tennessee.
Geographic coverage: 40 counties in Tennessee
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 14, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 18, 2018
Sponsor: Baptist Healing Trust
Minnesota Good Food Access Program: Technical Assistance Grant
Grants to assist technical assistance providers in working with new or existing for-profit, nonprofit, and cooperative self-service retail food establishments with needs-based assistance. The program goal is to increase the availability of and access to affordable, nutritious, and culturally appropriate food for underserved communities in low- and moderate-income areas.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Mar 14, 2018
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Agriculture
New York Statewide Health Care Facility Transformation Program
Grants to healthcare providers to support capital projects for the purpose of strengthening access to healthcare services throughout New York and are associated with a merger, consolidation, or significant corporate restructuring activity that is part of an overall transformation plan.
Geographic coverage: New York
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 23, 2018
Application Deadline: Mar 14, 2018
Sponsor: New York State Department of Health
Wisconsin Medical Telecommunications Equipment Grant Program
Provides funding to nonprofit medical clinics, hospitals, or public health agencies for the purchase of specialized telecommunications equipment designed to augment or enhance the delivery of medical services in rural or underserved areas of the state.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2018
Sponsor: Public Service Commission of Wisconsin