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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Evaluation methods and resources

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

Quality Reporting and Peer Review Assistance for Critical Access Hospitals in Oklahoma
Customized technical assistance for Critical Access Hospitals in Oklahoma in the areas of evaluation, healthcare improvement, data, and reporting.
Geographic coverage: Oklahoma
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality, Oklahoma Office of Rural Health
Innovations to Advance Wisconsin's Health Workforce Grants Inactive
Grants for collaborations to develop innovative and sustainable programs, tools, and resources to advance Wisconsin's current and future health research, healthcare, and community health improvement workforce.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 16, 2020
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2021
Sponsor: Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment
Combating Opioid Overdose Through Community-Level Intervention Inactive
Grants for evidence-based, community-level programs that aim to reduce opioid-involved overdose. Projects must evaluate these community-based efforts to assess their efficacy in reducing opioid-involved overdose and other harms of opioid use, particularly in the regions of the United States with the highest rates of fatal and non-fatal opioid-involved overdoses.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Nov 2, 2020
Sponsor: University of Baltimore Center for Drug Policy and Enforcement
Rural Capacity Building for Community Development and Affordable Housing Grants Inactive
Grants to fund national organizations that can provide technical assistance to local communities. Assistance will be targeted to help communities create thriving community development and affordable housing strategies that will result in healthier homes and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 28, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Tribal Management Grant (TMG) Program Inactive
Grants to assist federally-recognized tribes and tribal organizations in assuming all or part of existing Indian Health Service programs, services, functions, and activities. Funds may also be used to obtain technical assistance for program planning and evaluation, including development of management systems for contract management; and for planning, designing, monitoring, and evaluating federal programs serving tribes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsor: Indian Health Service
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants Inactive
Grants for activities in Massachusetts that protect and expand access to healthcare for low-income and vulnerable people.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Aug 21, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Community Leadership Institute of Kentucky (CLIK) Inactive
Leadership development training program designed to to assist community leaders in Kentucky in engaging and empowering communities to reduce health disparities, leverage funding, and learn how to use data to improve services and programs.
Geographic coverage: Kentucky
Application Deadline: Mar 13, 2020
Sponsors: Kentucky Office of Rural Health, University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
Evaluating Practice-based Programs, Policies, and Practices from CDCs Rape Prevention and Education (RPE) Program: Expanding the Evidence to Prevent Sexual Violence Inactive
Grants to evaluate practice-based prevention approaches to increase the evidence for sexual violence prevention programs, policies, or practices that have traction within the sexual violence field and are, therefore, feasible to implement by practitioners and acceptable to communities. Proposals to address the needs of communities experiencing disproportionate burden of sexual violence, including tribal populations, rural communities, and other geographically underserved areas are encouraged.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 15, 2020
Application Deadline: Feb 20, 2020
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Systems for Action: Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health Inactive
Grants to help to build the evidence base for a Culture of Health by testing new ways of connecting the country's fragmented medical, social, and public health systems. Studies conducted through this program will test innovative mechanisms for aligning delivery and financing systems for medical, social, and public health services, with a focus on health and health equity.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Oct 4, 2019
Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2019
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
California Leadership Development for Racial Equity Inactive
Funding for capacity building and leadership development activities for youth-focused nonprofit organizations led by people of color who are working to eliminate health disparities in Northern California and the San Joaquin Valley.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2019
Sponsor: Sierra Health Foundation