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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.

Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year Award
Honors a person, program, or organization that has improved the quality or availability of healthcare in rural Oregon.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Rural Health
Technical Assistance for Small, Rural, Vulnerable Hospitals
Targeted technical assistance for rural hospitals to improve quality of care, maintain access to care, and address the challenges that are unique to small hospitals and the towns they serve.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Sponsors: Center for Optimizing Rural Health, Texas A&M University Rural and Community Health Institute
California MAT Access Points Project: Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act Telehealth Expansion Project
Grants to develop, enhance, and/or expand telehealth infrastructure to address the needs of individuals with substance use disorder and/or mental health disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Aug 1, 2021
Sponsors: California Department of Health Care Services, The Center at Sierra Health Foundation
COVID-19 Utilization: Decreasing Oral Health Disparities in Illinois
Grants for innovative community-based strategies designed to increase children's utilization of quality, comprehensive oral health services in communities disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and poverty. The focus is on communities of color, impoverished communities across Illinois, and rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Aug 2, 2021
Sponsors: Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation, Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation
Baptist Healing Trust Grants
Grants for 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
Application Deadline: Aug 4, 2021
Sponsor: Baptist Healing Trust
Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants
Grants for projects in Colorado that enhance health equity, well-being, and opportunity in the priority areas of healthy children and youth, resilient families, and public policy.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Aug 5, 2021
Sponsor: Caring for Colorado Foundation
Texas Equitable Vaccine Uptake Fund
Grants to address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy and barriers to vaccine access among vulnerable and historically marginalized populations in Texas, including people of color and under-resourced rural and urban communities.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Aug 6, 2021
Sponsors: Greater Houston Community Foundation, Your Shot Texas Fund
Delta Dental of Illinois Community Grants Program
Grants for projects and organizations in Illinois that address access to oral healthcare, student excellence, and oral health education and awareness for underserved children.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Aug 13, 2021
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation
Wisconsin Community Impact Grant Program
Funding to advance health equity in Wisconsin communities through support for large-scale, evidence-informed, community-academic partnership initiatives that address the social determinants of health. Projects will also focus on communities and populations most impacted by COVID-19, including rural areas with less access to healthcare.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Letter of Intent (Required): Aug 16, 2021
Application Deadline: Nov 17, 2021
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
South Carolina Health Priority Grants
Grants for projects that align with the mission of Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina Foundation to promote and support healthier South Carolinians and increase access to healthcare for the economically disadvantaged.
Geographic coverage: South Carolina
Application Deadline: Aug 18, 2021
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina Foundation