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Funding by Topic: Community health workers

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

Rural Communities Health Care Investment Program (RCHIP)
Provides student loan reimbursements or stipend payments to assist rural communities in recruiting non-physician healthcare professionals who agree to serve in a medically underserved community of Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Apr 19, 2018
Sponsors: Texas Department of Agriculture, Texas State Office of Rural Health
3RNet Recruitment and Retention Assistance
Helps health professionals find jobs in rural and underserved areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Rural Recruitment & Retention Network
Improving Healthcare Systems Research Grants Inactive
Offers funding to research the comparative effectiveness of innovative features of healthcare systems; such as use of innovative technology, deployment of personnel, incentives, and organizational policies; that affect quality, outcomes, and/or efficiency of care. Studies that examine effects on certain populations, including low-income and rural populations, will receive priority.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 31, 2017
Application Deadline: Feb 6, 2018
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
California Allied Healthcare Loan Repayment Program Inactive
Provides loan repayment assistance for allied healthcare professionals practicing in designated counties of California.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Oct 16, 2017
Sponsors: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Health Professions Education Foundation
Appalachian Health Career Scholarships Inactive
Offers scholarships to Appalachian students pursuing careers in healthcare or a health-related field.
Geographic coverage: Kentucky
Application Deadline: Apr 21, 2017
Sponsor: Community and Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky
The Substance Abuse and HIV Prevention Navigator Program for Racial/Ethnic Minorities Ages 13-24 Cooperative Agreement (Prevention Navigator) Inactive
Grants to provide services to those at highest risk for HIV and substance use disorders, especially racial/ethnic males ages 13-24 at risk for HIV/AIDS, including males who have sex with other males. The program will place a particular emphasis on those individuals who are not in stable housing in communities with high incidence and prevalence rates of substance misuse and HIV infection.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 17, 2017
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
California Allied Healthcare Scholarship Program Inactive
Provides scholarships to California residents who are enrolled in allied health care programs and who will agree to work in a medically underserved area of California upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
Sponsors: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Health Professions Education Foundation
Partnerships to Increase Coverage in Communities II Initiative (PICC II) Inactive
Offers funding to educate minority underserved populations about enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace and to help them apply for health insurance coverage.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 22, 2015
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health
Partnerships to Increase Coverage in Communities Initiative Inactive
Offers funding to educate minority underserved populations about enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace and to help them apply for health insurance coverage. Grantees must use coalitions and partnerships to maximize outreach efforts.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 16, 2014
Sponsor: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health