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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Dementia

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

Alzheimer's Foundation of America Bi-Annual Grant
Provides grants to nonprofit member organizations to develop or enhance educational and support services for people living with Alzheimer's and their families.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Alzheimer's Foundation of America
Phyllis and Milton Berg Family Respite Care Grant Inactive
Funding to help alleviate the cost of respite care for families caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2017
Sponsor: Alzheimer's Foundation of America
AHRQ Small Research Grant Program (R03) Inactive
Supports different types of health services research projects, including pilot and feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology; and development of new research technology. Rural and frontier areas are considered a priority population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 16, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards Inactive
Offers a monetary award to programs or projects that focus on supporting family or informal caregivers of adults with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, including projects that focus on rural and low-income communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 2, 2017
Sponsors: Family Caregiver Alliance, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia Group Respite and Early Memory Loss Grants Inactive
Grants for community-based, social model day programs that provide dementia-specific group activities for participants and respite for family caregivers and care partners.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2017
Sponsor: Brookdale Foundation
Dementia Crisis Innovation Grants: Round 2 Inactive
Grants for counties or county consortia interested in improving the dementia capability of their current crisis response systems.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Jun 5, 2017
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services