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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Health occupations

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

New Mexico Allied Health Loan for Service Program
Forgivable loans for certain allied healthcare profession students who agree to practice in an underserved area of New Mexico upon completion of their education.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2021
Sponsor: New Mexico Higher Education Department
New Mexico Medical Loan For Service Program
Forgivable loans for medical students who agree to practice in an underserved area of New Mexico upon completion of their education.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2021
Sponsor: New Mexico Higher Education Department
New Mexico Nursing Loan for Service Program
Forgivable loans for nursing students who agree to practice in an underserved area of New Mexico upon completion of their education.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2021
Sponsor: New Mexico Higher Education Department
Minnesota Primary Care Residency Grant Program
Funding to plan, create, and/or expand the training of primary care physicians in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Jul 2, 2021
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Iowa Rural Psychiatry Residency Training Program
Funding for qualified sponsors to support the annual creation and training of 4 new psychiatry residents who will provide mental health services in rural, underserved areas of Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jul 7, 2021
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Delta Region Rural Health Workforce Training Program
Grant to establish strategic networks to support healthcare facilities in the Delta region with recruitment, training, certification, and placement of professionals in critical administrative support occupations, including medical coding and billing, claims processing, information management, and clinical documentation.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2021
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Maine Community Responsive Grants
Grants for planning or implementation projects to improve access to care and health outcomes among communities and populations in Maine that experience health inequities, including rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 13, 2021
Application Deadline: Sep 14, 2021
Sponsor: Maine Health Access Foundation
North Dakota RuralMed Program
Offers medical students at the University of North Dakota full tuition in the form of a forgivable loan in return for a 5-year service agreement to practice in rural areas of North Dakota upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Jul 15, 2021
Sponsor: University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Rural Communities Health Care Investment Program (RCHIP)
Student loan reimbursements or stipend payments to assist rural communities in recruiting non-physician healthcare professionals who agree to serve in a medically underserved community of Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Jul 15, 2021
Sponsors: Texas Department of Agriculture, Texas State Office of Rural Health
Virginia Health Safety Net Grants
Funding for projects to grow and strengthen Virginia's healthcare safety net by developing or expanding patient capacity, establishing a broader scope of services, creating local systems of care, and strengthening infrastructure.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 16, 2021
Application Deadline: Sep 1, 2021
Sponsor: Virginia Health Care Foundation