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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Housing and homelessness

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

AmeriCorps VISTA Sponsoring Agency Request for Concept Papers
A national service program that provides resources and staffing for organizations and agencies working to alleviate poverty and address poverty-related problems in local communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Sponsor: Corporation for National and Community Service
Transitional Living Program
Grants to implement, enhance, and/or support effective strategies for successful transition to sustainable living for runaway and homeless youth ages 16 to under 22 and/or pregnant and parenting youth ages 16 to under 22 and their dependent children.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rural Housing Preservation Grants (Section 533)
Grants to organizations that work to rehabilitate and preserve affordable housing for rural, low-income homeowners and renters. Priority will be given to projects designed to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with Substance Use Disorder (including opioid misuse) in high-risk rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 8, 2019
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Housing Service
Oregon Community Grant Program
Grants for projects in Oregon that address health and well-being of vulnerable populations; educational opportunities and achievement; arts and culture; or community livability, environment, and citizen engagement.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Jul 15, 2019
Sponsor: Oregon Community Foundation
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants
Grants for activities in Massachusetts that protect the availability of coverage and care for the most vulnerable and low-income people in the state, and for activities that support linkages between social services in housing and food security and healthcare that help to improve outcomes for residents.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Jul 19, 2019
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Tribal Victim Services Set-Aside Program
Grants for tribal communities to improve services for victims of crime. Funding may support a comprehensive range of activities including needs assessment, strategic planning, program development and implementation, program expansion, and other activities needed to address the needs of a wide variety of crime victims in tribal communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jul 29, 2019
Sponsors: Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
YouthBuild Grants
Grants to organizations providing pre-apprenticeship services that support education, occupational skills training, and employment services for at-risk youth, ages 16 to 24, while performing meaningful work and service to their communities. Training includes affordable housing construction skills and other in-demand industries, such as healthcare, information technology, hospitality, retail services, and logistics.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 6, 2019
Sponsors: Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
Indian Housing Block Grant Program
Grants to develop, maintain, and operate affordable housing in safe and healthy environments on Indian reservations and in other Indian areas, and to carry out other affordable housing activities that benefit low-income Indian families.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 8, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Duke Endowment Rural Church Grants
Funding for United Methodist Churches in rural areas of North Carolina for health and human service-related outreach programs, church development, and leadership programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Sep 13, 2019
Sponsor: The Duke Endowment
Texas Colonia Construction Fund (CFC)
Funding to support community development projects such as sewer, water, and housing rehabilitation in colonias in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 13, 2019
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture