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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Health literacy

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

Network of the National Library of Medicine Region 6 Subaward Program
Funding for libraries and other organizations to support a highly trained workforce for biomedical and health information resources and data, improve health literacy, and increase health equity through information within the greater midwest region 6. Region 6 has an interest in working with and reaching rural populations.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 2, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. National Library of Medicine
Network of the National Library of Medicine Region 6 Partner Outreach Program
Agreements and funding for partner organizations to provide health information outreach to public libraries, schools, community- and faith-based organizations, and healthcare providers within the greater midwest region.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. National Library of Medicine
California Health Care Foundation Unsolicited Proposals
Accepts unsolicited funding requests from organizations working to improve access to coverage and care for low-income populations, advance people-centered care, and inform decision makers.
Geographic coverage: California
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: California Health Care Foundation
Delta Dental of Iowa Grant Funding Programs
Funding for oral health, integration of oral and overall health, and overall health through an equity lens, with the goal of strengthening and transforming the health and oral health of all Iowans.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Iowa
Foundation For the Mid South Grants
Grants for organizations in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi working in the areas of health disparities, physical health, mental health, education, financial security, and the growth and prosperity of communities.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Foundation For the Mid South
George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Health and Wellness Grants in Utah
Grants to charitable organizations providing healthcare services in rural and urban areas of Utah.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation
Rural Health Clinic Vaccine Confidence Program Inactive
Grants to address COVID-19 related health equity gaps and improve healthcare in rural areas by engaging Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) to improve vaccine confidence and counter vaccine hesitancy in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 24, 2021
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
New Mexico COVID-19 Community Collaborative Grant Fund Inactive
Rapid response grants to address the immediate needs of New Mexico residents impacted by COVID-19, with focus on access to health care, behavioral health, housing and shelter, child and senior care, and COVID-19 health literacy and vaccine outreach.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Jun 21, 2021
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Telligen Community Initiative Grants Inactive
Grants for programs and nonprofit organizations that address social determinants that impact health and enhance equity, that are making healthcare education more accessible, and that are fostering healthcare innovation in Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2021
Sponsor: Telligen Community Initiative
Strengthening the Safety Net: Improving Access to High Quality Health Care in Michigan Inactive
Grants to safety net clinics and medical and dental homes to increase access to affordable healthcare for the uninsured and underinsured in Michigan. Funding may be used to support ongoing operations, as well as expand hours and services, team-based approaches to care, patient navigation and enrollment, and/or wrap-around services.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2021
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation