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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.

New Mexico Small Grants Program
Awards funding to community organizations in New Mexico to make systems and policy changes and promote health equity.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: May 30, 2018
Sponsor: Con Alma Health 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): May 5, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun 5, 2018
Sponsors: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program
Grants to expand opioid abuse prevention and education efforts while also promoting treatment, recovery, and partnership models involving first responders.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jun 7, 2018
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Policies for Action: Policy and Law Research to Build a Culture of Health
Funding for research aimed at learning how national, state, local, and/or private sector policies can promote lifelong health and health equity for individuals, families, and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Jun 7, 2018
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Strengthening the Safety Net: Improving Access to High Quality Health Care in Michigan
Grants to safety net clinics and medical and dental homes in Michigan to support general operations and direct patent care.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Jun 8, 2018
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
AmeriCorps Affiliate Program
Program that provides education awards for youth and adults that provide 100 hours of service to their communities through approved AmeriCorps Affiliate programs. This is a a pilot initiative to engage more youth in service and to increase the number of national service positions available through local support.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): May 17, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun 14, 2018
Sponsor: Corporation for National and Community Service
Colorado Capital Infrastructure – Comprehensive Primary Care
Funding to support capital infrastructure projects that aim to increase access to comprehensive primary care and integrated care services in rural and low-income communities throughout Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2018
Sponsor: Colorado Health Foundation
Colorado Capital Infrastructure – Intergenerational Physical Activity
Funding for capital infrastructure projects in Colorado that aim to promote creative and intergenerational physical activities that are accessible and open to the public for individuals of all ages and abilities.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2018
Sponsor: Colorado Health Foundation
Duke Endowment Health Care Grants
Awards funding to organizations in North Carolina or South Carolina working to address quality and safety of care, access to care, prevention of chronic disease, and improving the health of communities. Supports small rural hospitals with capital funding, technology development, and education and training programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina and South Carolina
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2018
Sponsor: The Duke Endowment
Illinois State Dental Society Foundation Community Grants
Grants for organizations that promote and encourage improved access to oral health and oral health education in Illinois.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2018
Sponsor: Illinois State Dental Society Foundation