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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.

Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Inactive
Grants to encourage innovative exploratory and developmental health services research to improve minority health and/or reduce health disparities at the healthcare system-level, as well as within clinical settings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 11, 2019
Sponsors: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Innovations for Healthy Living - Improving Minority Health and Eliminating Health Disparities (R43/R44) Inactive
Funding for small business concerns to conduct innovative research supporting the development of a product, tool, technology, process, or service for commercialization with the aim of eliminating health disparities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 1, 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2019
Sponsors: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Healthy Children Healthy Nations Fund Inactive
Grants to tribal governments and Native nonprofit organizations in Minnesota for promising models, capacity building, knowledge sharing and effective programming for healthy children, families, and communities.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Mar 25, 2019
Sponsor: Saint Paul and Minnesota Community Foundations
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 12, 2019
Application Deadline: May 1, 2019
Sponsor: First Nations Development Institute
Tribal Victim Services Program: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) Inactive
Funding to improve services for victims of crime in American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2019
Sponsors: Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Innovation in Care Coordination for Children and Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Developmental Disabilities Program Inactive
Grants to support the implementation of innovative, evidence-informed strategies to integrate care at a system-level within a state for children and youth with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental disabilities (DD), with a special emphasis on medically underserved populations (based on poverty, rural geographic location, and/or populations that experience health disparities).
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2019
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
New York State Migrant and Seasonal Worker Program Inactive
Grants for community-based health and human service organizations in New York to provide access to high quality, culturally and linguistically appropriate health and social support services for migrant and seasonal workers and their families.
Geographic coverage: New York
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2019
Sponsor: New York State Department of Health
American Hospital Association Equity of Care Awards Inactive
Honorary awards that recognize hospitals and health systems that have achieved a high level of success in advancing diversity and health equity through data, leadership, cultural awareness, and partnerships.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 19, 2019
Sponsors: American Hospital Association, Institute for Diversity and Health Equity
Maryland AHEC Scholars Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Maryland that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2019
Sponsor: Maryland Area Health Education Center
Arizona AHEC Research and Project Small Grant Program Inactive
Grants for graduate health sciences students, medical interns, and residents to gain experience in rural and urban medically underserved Arizona communities through research and/or scholarly projects.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Application Deadline: Jan 30, 2019
Sponsor: Arizona Area Health Education Center Program