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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Health workforce education and training

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

Resident Instruction Grants Program for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas
Grants to institutions of higher education in U.S. territories, commonwealth, and freely associated states designed to strengthen the capacity to carry out resident instruction, curriculum, and teaching programs in the food, agriculture, natural resources, and human sciences as well as to upgrade agriculture and food science facilities and equipment necessary to conduct tropical and subtropical agricultural research.
Geographic coverage: Atlantic Territory and Commonwealth and the Pacific Territories, Commonwealth, and Freely Associated States
Application Deadline: Mar 23, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Illinois Emergency Medical Services Assistance Fund
Provides funding for programs, services, and equipment for Emergency Medical Services in the state of Illinois.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Mar 26, 2018
Sponsor: Illinois Department of Public Health
Wisconsin Advanced Practice Clinician Training Grant
Grants for activities that focus on increasing the number of rural hospitals and clinics in Wisconsin that provide clinical training for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 30, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 20, 2018
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation Health Care Scholarship
Healthcare scholarships for individuals currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited Kansas school in healthcare fields. Preference will be given to current hospital employees, particularly those working in a hospital that is licensed for 25 or fewer acute beds.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2018
Sponsor: Kansas Hospital Association
Ohio EMS and Trauma System Grant
Funding for Ohio EMS agencies for training of personnel, purchase of equipment and vehicles, or research related to EMS practices and procedures.
Geographic coverage: Ohio
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2018
Sponsor: Ohio Emergency Medical Services
Rural Interprofessional Health Professions Summer Preceptorships
Offers a 6-week paid educational experience for healthcare professions students who want to learn more about healthcare provision in rural settings. Preceptor locations are located in Illinois.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2018
Sponsor: National Center for Rural Health Professions
California Psychiatric Residency Education Capacity
Grants for activities to increase the educational capacity of psychiatrists in California's Public Mental Health System.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2018
Sponsor: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
HERO: Oregon Rural Volunteer EMS Training Grants
Grants to rural EMS agencies to cover in-house training costs or to send staff to training that cannot be offered locally.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2018
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Rural Health
Wisconsin Rural Physician Residency Assistance Program (WRPRAP)
Funds to expand and enhance graduate medical education training sites in rural Wisconsin, thus providing access to quality healthcare in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2018
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
AAMC Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Service
An award recognizing medical programs that reach communities whose needs are not being met through the traditional health delivery system.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Sponsor: Association of American Medical Colleges