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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Income support and assistance

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

Emergency Grants to Address Mental and Substance Use Disorders During COVID-19
Grants to provide crisis intervention services, mental and substance use disorder treatment, and other related recovery supports for children and adults impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Apr 10, 2020
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Second Chance Act Community-Based Reentry Program
Grants to provide reentry services and programs to reduce recidivism and combat violence by facilitating the successful reintegration of individuals returning from incarceration. Rural communities are a program priority.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 4, 2020
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Oweesta Native CDFI Loan Funds and Technical Assistance
Oweesta is an intermediary organization that provides financial products and development services for Native Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs). The primary goal is to support Native CDFIs so that they have the capacity to assist individuals, businesses, and organizations with financing and technical assistance for the development of small businesses, affordable housing/home ownership, community facilities, financial education programs, and agriculture/food sovereignty in Native communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: First Nations Development Institute, First Nations Oweesta Corporation
Summer Food Service Program
Funding to provide free, nutritious meals and snacks to help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need during the summer months.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
Children's Justice Act Partnerships for Indian Communities: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) Inactive
Funding, technical assistance, and training to help American Indian and Alaska Native communities develop, establish, and operate programs designed to improve the investigation, prosecution, and handling of cases of child abuse and neglect, and particularly child sexual abuse cases, in a manner which lessens trauma for child victims.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 25, 2020
Sponsors: Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Grants for the Benefit of Homeless Individuals (GBHI) Inactive
Grants to support the development and/or expansion of local implementation of a community infrastructure that integrates behavioral health treatment and services for substance use disorders and co-occurring mental and substance use disorders, permanent housing, and other critical services for individuals and families experiencing homelessness.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 16, 2019
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Hawaii Emergency Financial Assistance Grants Inactive
Grants for organizations to assist Native Hawaiians in addressing unexpected crises and to improve stability during emergency situations; increase financial literacy; and receive referral and case management services relating to employment, education, healthcare, housing, and/or social services.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Application Deadline: Jul 26, 2019
Sponsor: Office of Hawaiian Affairs
Equity-Focused Policy Research: Building Evidence on Income Supports for Low-Income Families with Young Children Inactive
Grants for action-oriented research that advances health equity, builds knowledge base, and informs policy making on income supports for low-income families.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): May 21, 2019
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2019
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Full-Service Community Schools Program Inactive
Funding to establish or expand full-service community schools, which are designed to improve the coordination, integration, accessibility, and effectiveness of services for children and families, with a priority given to high poverty rural schools.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 18, 2019
Application Deadline: Apr 15, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Education