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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Environmental health

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

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Health and Climate Solutions Inactive
Grants for communities and organizations that have developed and implemented approaches that address the health impacts of climate change, while improving health equity. The overarching goal of the program is to study and share evidence-based approaches that help to build a healthy, equitable future on a rapidly warming planet.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Feb 8, 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 3, 2019
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Tribal College Extension Special Emphasis Grants Inactive
Grants for tribal extension pilot projects that address National Institute of Food and Agriculture critical areas of reduction of childhood and adolescent obesity, improved food safety, increased food security, development of sustainable energy, and adaptation of agriculture and natural resources to global climate change.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 1, 2019
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Brownfields Multipurpose Grants Inactive
Grants to carry out a range of eligible assessment and cleanup activities within a proposed target area, such as a neighborhood, a number of neighboring towns, a district, a corridor, a shared planning area or a census tract. Funds must be used for environmental site assessments, brownfields site cleanup, and the development of a plan for the revitalization of one or more brownfields site.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Colorado Health Disparities Grant Program Inactive
Grants for initiatives that address cancer, cardiovascular disease, and pulmonary diseases by implementing policy and systems changes related to anti-displacement housing efforts that include land-use planning or affordability that addresses housing stability in communities in Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Oct 30, 2018
Sponsor: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Strategic Economic and Community Development Program Inactive
A program that allows USDA to give priority for projects that support the implementation of regional economic development plans through several USDA Rural Development funding programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2018
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
Tribal College Research Area of Expertise Inactive
Grants for 1994 Tribal Colleges and Universities to build research capacity through competitive funding of applied projects that address student educational needs and solve community, reservation, or regional problems.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Tribal Waste Management Capacity Building Training Grant Inactive
A single grant for an eligible entity to provide training, technical assistance, and travel scholarships to federally-recognized tribes in support of waste management capacity building on tribal lands.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jul 13, 2018
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Tribal Colleges Extension Grant Program: Capacity Inactive
Grants to establish and strengthen capacity to equip, train, and deploy extension educators and specialists to carry out tribal extension needs assessments and outreach activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 6, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Idaho Select 25 Awards Program Inactive
Recognizes organizations and individuals in Idaho working to promote health and wellness, assist individuals with special needs, create safe environments, and build strong communities.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: May 31, 2018
Sponsor: SelectHealth
Tribal Colleges Education Equity Grants Program Inactive
Grants to 1994 Tribal Colleges to help build education capacity in the food, agricultural, natural resource, and human sciences for American Indian students.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 18, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture