Skip to main content

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.

Planning and Capacity Building Fund - Texas Department of Agriculture Inactive
Grants to support programs for local public facility, housing, and economic development planning activities in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Program Inactive
Offers funding for Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) to promote economic revitalization in low-income communities. Works to build capacity of programs that serve low-income people who lack access to affordable financial products and services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 4, 2018
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Treasury
Native American Community Development Financial Institution Assistance Program (NACA) Inactive
Funding to increase access to credit, capital and financial services in Native Communities through the creation and expansion of Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) primarily serving Native Communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 4, 2018
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Treasury
Resident Instruction Grants Program for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas Inactive
Grants to institutions of higher education in U.S. territories, commonwealth, and freely associated states designed to strengthen the capacity to carry out resident instruction, curriculum, and teaching programs in the food, agriculture, natural resources, and human sciences as well as to upgrade agriculture and food science facilities and equipment necessary to conduct tropical and subtropical agricultural research.
Geographic coverage: Atlantic Territory and Commonwealth and the Pacific Territories, Commonwealth, and Freely Associated States
Application Deadline: Mar 23, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
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
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 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
Healthy Places for Healthy People Inactive
Provides direct technical support for communities to work with healthcare facilities to promote preventive healthcare and help create vibrant, thriving communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 25, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency