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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.

Native Youth and Culture Fund Inactive
Grants for projects that focus on youth and incorporate culture and tradition to address social and health issues, such as drug and alcohol abuse, teen pregnancy, and mental health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 8, 2018
Application Deadline: May 1, 2018
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Collaborative Approaches to Well-Being in Rural Communities of Texas Inactive
Grants to develop or build on community collaboratives to assess, plan, and implement strategies to become healthier communities that support resilience, mental health, and well-being in rural areas of Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Mar 7, 2018
Sponsor: Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
Delaware Community Foundation Capital Grants Inactive
Awards funding to nonprofit organizations in Delaware for construction, renovation, building repairs, and/or land purchases.
Geographic coverage: Delaware
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2018
Sponsor: Delaware Community Foundation
Citizens' Institute on Rural Design: Request for Host Applicants Inactive
Opportunity to host a leadership initiative that connects rural communities to design resources, enabling communities to act on ideas for improvements to a community’s streets, buildings, public spaces, or landscapes to address the specific physical, environmental, social, and economic challenges facing rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 16, 2018
Sponsors: National Endowment for the Arts, Orton Family Foundation, Project for Public Spaces
Maine Healthy People Healthy Places Integration of Environment and Human Well-being Grant Program Inactive
Grants to nonprofit organizations in Maine for projects that improve systems for meeting basic human needs or projects that integrate the environment and human well-being.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Application Deadline: Jan 16, 2018
Sponsor: Elmina B. Sewall Foundation
Rural Capacity Building for Community Development and Affordable Housing Grants Inactive
Grants to fund national organizations that can provide technical assistance to local communities. Assistance will be targeted to help communities create thriving community development and affordable housing strategies that will result in healthier homes and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 7, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Brownfields Assessment Grants Inactive
Funding to inventory, characterize, assess, and conduct planning (including cleanup planning) and community involvement related to brownfield sites.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 16, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Brownfields Cleanup Grants Inactive
Provides funds to carry out cleanup activities at a specific Brownfields site, resulting in better community environmental health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 16, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grants Inactive
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: Nov 16, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Maryland Supporting Community Health Resources Inactive
Grants made to to 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 14, 2017
Application Deadline: Dec 18, 2017
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health