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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Children and youth

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

Expanding the 3E's Grant Program
Funding to expand nutrition education programs in public schools in Texas that encourage children's health and well-being through education, exercise, and eating healthy.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Mar 21, 2018
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program (Tribal SASP)
Provides funding directly to tribes, tribal organizations, and nonprofit tribal organizations to create, maintain, and expand sustainable sexual assault services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 14, 2018
Application Deadline: Mar 28, 2018
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Drug Free Communities Support Program
Awards funding to coalitions working to reduce substance abuse among youth and to establish and strengthen collaboration among communities, organizations, and governmental entities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 29, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Michigan Building Healthy Communities: Engaging Middle Schools Through Project Healthy Schools
Technical assistance to establish a healthy school environment that encourages healthy eating and physical activity while supporting higher levels of academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Mar 30, 2018
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Mississippi Rural Medical and Science Scholars Program
A 4-week summer program to expose Mississippi high school students to the day-to-day practice of medicine and sciences in rural areas and the academic requirements necessary to become a physician.
Geographic coverage: Mississippi
Application Deadline: Mar 30, 2018
Sponsor: Mississippi State University Extension Service
Gates Family Foundation Capital Grants
Provides support for building purchase, construction, expansion, renovation, and/or land acquisition for Colorado organizations working in the areas of arts and culture; education; well-being of children, youth, and families; parks and recreation; and community development.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2018
Sponsor: Gates Family Foundation
School Grants for Healthy Kids
Awards funding to implement school health and wellness practices that help students eat better, stay physically active, and be better prepared to learn.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Sponsor: Action for Healthy Kids
Utah State Primary Care Grant Program
Funding for public entities, community-based organizations, and referral networks in Utah to enhance or expand primary care services offered to low-income populations who are not eligible for CHIP or Medicaid.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Sponsor: Utah Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
Kansas Community Dental Health Grants
Provides funding for new initiatives, new components of existing programs, start-up funding, or one-time events that focus on improving the oral health of low-income children and seniors in Kansas.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Apr 9, 2018
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Kansas
Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD)
Funding for youth-focused leadership initiatives with objectives of promoting economic self-sufficiency for Native Americans, contributing to community well-being, increasing the capacity of tribal governments, strengthening families, and implementing culturally appropriate strategies to build resilience and meet the social service needs of Native Americans.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 9, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, Administration for Native Americans, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services