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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Legislation and regulations

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

Tufts Health Plan Foundation Grants
Funding for collaborative projects designed to address the healthcare needs of older adults through policy and advocacy, or through projects that improve systems and create best practices in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island
Letter of Intent (Required): Jan 23, 2019
Application Deadline: Mar 29, 2019
Sponsor: Tufts Health Plan Foundation
Violence Against Women Tribal Governments Program: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Grants to improve the criminal justice system response to violence against women, including supporting law enforcement, prosecution, courts, and multi-disciplinary teams.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 26, 2019
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
California Healthcare Foundation Unsolicited Proposals
Accepts unsolicited funding requests from organizations working to improve access to coverage and care for low-income populations, ensure high value care, and inform decision makers.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: California Health Care Foundation
Mine Health and Safety Grants Inactive
Grants to prevent fatalities, disease, and injury from mining and secure safe and healthy working conditions for miners through laws, regulations, safety improvements, education, and training.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jul 16, 2018
Sponsors: Mine Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
Iowa Community Coalition Grant Inactive
Grants to community coalitions in Iowa to reduce underage use of alcohol and/or binge drinking.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 13, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Licensure Portability Grant Program Inactive
Funding for licensing boards of various states to cooperate to develop and implement state policies that will reduce statutory and regulatory barriers to telemedicine, with the ultimate goal of addressing workforce shortages and improving access to care in underserved and rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 19, 2016
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration