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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.

New Hampshire Opportunity Grants
Funds projects that address urgent needs, emerging opportunities, innovative projects, and projects that build and disseminate knowledge to improve the health of people in New Hampshire.
Geographic coverage: New Hampshire
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2017
Sponsor: Endowment for Health
Reimagining Approaches to Improve Access to Care
Grants to organizations that are looking for new ways to help consumers get care where and when they need it, by looking beyond traditional mechanisms or settings for healthcare delivery, partnering with other organizations in a supportive network, reducing barriers, and improving existing systems of care.
Geographic coverage: Missouri
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2017
Sponsor: Missouri Foundation for Health
Dr. Corinne Walentik Leadership in Health Award
An award for a healthcare leader who has demonstrated a passion for the health of the underserved in Missouri, especially children.
Geographic coverage: Missouri
Application Deadline: Jul 2, 2017
Sponsor: Missouri Foundation for Health
North Carolina Health Care Equipment and Training Grants
Grants for equipment and training that enhance the quality, capacity, or scope of services and improve health outcomes for North Carolinians served by safety net healthcare organizations.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Jul 7, 2017
Sponsor: BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina Foundation
Grants to Support Hispanic Health Services Research
Grants to assist Hispanic Serving Institutions in conducting health services and health disparities research.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 10, 2017
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Grants to Support the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Health Services Research
Grants to assist Historically Black Colleges and Universities in conducting health services and health disparities research to meet the needs of diverse CMS beneficiary populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 10, 2017
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Virginia Health Safety Net Grants
Funding for projects to grow and strengthen Virginia's healthcare safety net by developing or expanding patient capacity, establishing a broader scope of services, creating local systems of care, or strengthening infrastructure.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 14, 2017
Application Deadline: Sep 6, 2017
Sponsor: Virginia Health Care Foundation
Tufts Health Plan Foundation Grants
Funding for collaborative projects designed to address the healthcare needs of older adults through policy and advocacy, or through projects that improve systems and create best practices in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 20, 2017
Application Deadline: Sep 18, 2017
Sponsor: Tufts Health Plan Foundation
Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Planning and Implementation Grants
Funding to support pediatricians and fellowship trainees in the initial planning and/or pilot stage of implementing innovative community-based projects to increase children's access to medical homes, immunization services, and specific health services not otherwise available.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2017
Sponsor: American Academy of Pediatrics
Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation Initiative
Grants to reduce significant health disparities impacting racial and ethnic minorities and/or disadvantaged populations through implementing evidence-based strategies with the greatest potential for impact, especially in communities disproportionately impacted by the opioid epidemic, childhood obesity, and serious mental illness.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 1, 2017
Sponsors: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services