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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.

Minnesota Catalyst Funding Initiative
Grants and technical assistance for community-driven, culturally specific projects that support commercial tobacco control, healthy eating, and/or physical activity, especially those impacting social determinants of health in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Aug 23, 2019
Sponsors: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation, The Center for Prevention
Improving Access to Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Services for Underserved Populations and Communities
Grants for improving access to evidence-based opioid use disorder treatment and recovery services for vulnerable and high-risk populations, with an emphasis on removing barriers and improving access to and quality of medication-assisted treatment for underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 25, 2019
Sponsor: Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts
Idaho Rural Health Care Access Program (RHCAP)
Awards funding to projects that help rural communities improve access to primary medical and dental healthcare through telehealth, community development, and recruitment/retention projects.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
Sponsor: Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
Kansas Health Foundation Impact and Capacity Grants
Grants to organizations in Kansas to build organizational capacity or to build external impacts in the areas of access to care, tobacco use, physical activity, access to healthy food, educational attainment, and civic engagement.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
Sponsor: Kansas Health Foundation
Arkansas' Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Grant (CAH/FLEX) Program
Training and technical assistance to build capacity, support innovation, and promote sustainable improvement in the rural healthcare system, specifically Critical Access Hospitals in Arkansas.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2019
Sponsors: Arkansas Department of Health, Arkansas Office of Rural Health & Primary Care
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: Sep 1, 2019
Sponsor: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation
Strategies to Provide Culturally Tailored Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Seriously Ill American Indian and Alaska Native Individuals (R01 and R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
Grants for research projects designed to improve and increase the use of evidence-based interventions in end-of-life and palliative care for American Indian/Alaska Native individuals with advanced illness and their families and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Sep 7, 2019
Sponsors: National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Duke Endowment Rural Church Grants
Funding for United Methodist Churches in rural areas of North Carolina for health and human service-related outreach programs, church development, and leadership programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Sep 13, 2019
Sponsor: The Duke Endowment
Wisconsin Rural Physician Residency Assistance Program (WRPRAP)
Funding to expand and enhance graduate medical education training sites in rural Wisconsin, thus providing access to quality healthcare in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Sep 16, 2019
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
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
Letter of Intent (Required): Sep 17, 2019
Application Deadline: Oct 16, 2019
Sponsor: Baptist Healing Trust