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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Community and economic development

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

Maryland Promoting Community Health Resources Grants
Grants for community health projects serving Maryland residents for the purpose of building capacity, expanding access, promoting health equity, and improving population health.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 20, 2019
Application Deadline: Dec 19, 2019
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Colorado Rural Rental Housing Preservation Academy
Targeted one-on-one technical assistance and in-person training to help nonprofit organizations and housing authorities acquire and preserve affordable rental housing in rural areas of Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Nov 27, 2019
Sponsors: Colorado Health Foundation, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
Brownfields Assessment Grants
Grants for developing inventories of brownfield sites, prioritizing sites, conducting community involvement activities, conducting planning, conducting site assessments, developing site-specific cleanup plans, and developing reuse plans related to brownfield sites.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Brownfields Cleanup Grants
Grants to carry out cleanup activities at specific Brownfields sites, resulting in better community environmental health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grants
Grants to eligible agencies to capitalize a revolving loan fund that will provide loans and subgrants to eligible entities to carry out cleanup activities at brownfield sites contaminated with hazardous substances and/or petroleum.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Alaska Community Development Block Grant Program
Grants for Alaskan communities to support community development, planning, and economic development, including the development of essential community facilities and services.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Dec 6, 2019
Sponsor: Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant Program (REDL and REDG)
Loans and grants to assist in the economic development of rural areas, including funds for healthcare facilities and equipment, telecommunications networks, and job creation projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
Smart Rural Community Grant
Funding to support the development and implementation of innovative broadband-enabled solutions to support rural commerce, healthcare, public safety, economic development, education, energy, and other community-oriented initiatives.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Sponsor: NTCA: The Rural Broadband Association
Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program
Grants to support the needs of local communities in the areas of hunger relief and healthy eating, health and human services, quality of life, education, community and economic development, diversity and inclusion, public safety, and environmental sustainability.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Sponsor: Walmart Foundation
AmeriCorps VISTA Sponsoring Agency Request for Concept Papers
A national service program that provides resources and staffing for organizations and agencies working to alleviate poverty and address poverty-related problems in local communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 1, 2020
Sponsor: Corporation for National and Community Service