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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Emergency preparedness and response

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

Appalachian Ohio African American Community Fund Inactive
Grants for Black-led nonprofit and public organizations in Appalachian Ohio that have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: 32 counties served by the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Application Deadline: Nov 9, 2020
Sponsor: Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Addressing Needs of People with Disabilities in COVID-19 Local Preparedness Planning, Mitigation, and Recovery Efforts Inactive
Funding to improve the capacity of local health departments to address the needs of people with disabilities when planning and responding to outbreaks and other national emergencies, particularly during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Oct 13, 2020
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Building Resilience in Island Communities Training Series Inactive
A training series based on the toolkit, The Keep Safe Guide to Building Resilience in Island Communities. The training focuses on emergency preparedness for housing and critical infrastructure in Puerto Rico and other islands in order to withstand extreme weather events.
Geographic coverage: Puerto Rico
Application Deadline: Sep 24, 2020
Sponsors: Enterprise Community Partners, Puerto Rico Builders Association, University of Puerto Rico Architecture and Planning School
HUD Section 4 Capacity Building Grants: Rural and Native American Initiative Inactive
Grants to build the technical and administrative capacity of community development corporations, community housing development organizations, and Native American organizations to carry out community development and affordable housing activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 23, 2020
Sponsor: Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
Senior Corps Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) Inactive
Funding to develop and support Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) projects for volunteers 55 years and older in serving specific local and community needs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2020
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
Emergency Response Equipment Grant Program Inactive
Funding for the purchase of emergency response equipment for volunteer fire, rescue, and ambulance departments in rural parts of Compeer Financial's service area.
Geographic coverage: Specific counties in Wisconsin and Minnesota
Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2020
Sponsor: Compeer Financial
Expanding Community WIFI in Appalachian Ohio Inactive
Funding to expand WIFI access points in communities across Appalachian Ohio.
Geographic coverage: Ohio
Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2020
Sponsors: AEP Ohio, Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
COVID-19 Tribal School Readiness Mini-grant Inactive
Mini-grants for tribes and tribal organization to strengthen school preparation and readiness to ensure safe operation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2020
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board
Emergency Funding to Support Meal Programs Inactive
Grants to local park and recreation agencies to sustain summer meal programs whose operations have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2020
Sponsor: National Recreation and Park Association
Building Local Operational Capacity for COVID-19 Demonstration Site Project Inactive
Funding for demonstration sites to strengthen local infection prevention and control capacity. Goals include to increase capacity for local health departments to prevent and respond to COVID-19 in healthcare facilities, strengthen infection prevention and control practices in high-risk facilities, increase coordination among local partners to bolster response efforts, and enhance coordination with state and local partners.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2020
Sponsor: National Association of County and City Health Officials