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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Cultural competency

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

Wisconsin AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Wisconsin that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2020
Sponsor: Wisconsin Area Health Education Center System
Montana AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for health professions students in Montana that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Montana
Application Deadline: Jan 26, 2020
Sponsor: Montana Area Health Education Center
Communication and Decision Making for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Inactive
Grants for projects that develop, test, and evaluate interventions and implementation approaches, or adapt existing approaches, to improve cancer risk communication between patients with an inherited susceptibility to cancer and providers so that affected individuals can make informed clinical risk management decisions. One focus of the program is tailored communication strategies that address the unique needs of members of underserved populations, such as low income, uninsured, minority, rural, low literate, low numerate, and non-English speaking populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 20, 2019
Application Deadline: Jan 21, 2020
Sponsors: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Minnesota Good Food Access Program: Technical Assistance Grant Inactive
Grants to help technical assistance providers in Minnesota work with new and existing for-profit, nonprofit, and cooperative self-service retail food establishments with needs-based assistance. The program goal is to increase the availability of and access to affordable, nutritious, and culturally appropriate food for underserved communities in low- and moderate-income areas.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Jan 16, 2020
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R01 and R21) Inactive
Grants for research in the health of minority men that enhances understanding of factors influencing the health promoting behaviors of racial and ethnic minority males across the life cycle and focuses on the development and testing of culturally and linguistically appropriate health-promoting interventions designed to reduce health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse males age 18 and older.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Jan 7, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
North Carolina Farmworker Health Program Inactive
Funding to increase access to primary and preventive healthcare services for migrant and seasonal farmworkers and their families in North Carolina.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Letter of Intent (Required): Jan 6, 2020
Application Deadline: Jan 22, 2020
Sponsor: North Carolina Office of Rural Health
Georgia AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Georgia that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Georgia
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2019
Sponsor: Georgia Statewide Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Network
Minnesota Sexual Violence Prevention Grants Inactive
Grants to support community-driven, culturally relevant projects designed to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Letter of Intent (Optional): Oct 21, 2019
Application Deadline: Nov 15, 2019
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health
#GenIndigenous Response Fund Inactive
Grants for organizations that are working to improve the lives of Native youth, ages 14-26 years, and cultivate Native leaders of the future.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 11, 2019
Sponsors: Native Americans in Philanthropy, The Minneapolis Fund
Wisconsin Urban Rural Women's Substance Use Services Grant Inactive
Grants to provide comprehensive substance use disorder services for women in urban and rural settings in Wisconsin. Goals include providing evidence-based services and wrap-around supports, reducing relapse, and reducing substance use related deaths. Target populations include pregnant women, postpartum women, parenting women, and women who are injection drug users.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2019
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services