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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: LGBT

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

Developing Solutions for Social Isolation in the United States: Learning From the World
Funding for projects that demonstrate, plan, or evaluate successful ideas from around the world that address social isolation and promote positive, healthy social connections and well-being.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 21, 2017
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R01 and R21)
Grants for research in the health of minority men that enhances understanding of factors influencing the health promoting behaviors of racial and ethnic minority males across the life cycle and focuses on the development and testing of culturally and linguistically appropriate health-promoting interventions designed to reduce health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse males age 18 and older.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 7, 2018
Sponsors: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority Populations (R01)
Funding to support research on the health status of sexual and gender minority (SGM) populations, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex populations. An example of an eligible project is an epidemiological study to characterize SGM populations across the lifespan, by age, race/ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender identity, education, occupation, social networks, family structures, and urban/rural or geographic locations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 7, 2018
Sponsors: Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office on Violence Against Women Grants for Outreach and Services to Underserved Populations
Grants to develop and implement outreach strategies targeted at, and provide victim services to, underserved populations of adult and youth victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 26, 2018
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Awards Inactive
Offers a monetary award to programs or projects that focus on supporting family or informal caregivers of adults with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, including projects that focus on rural and low-income communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 2, 2017
Sponsors: Family Caregiver Alliance, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation
Integrated Services for Victims Program: Increasing Access to Mental Health Services for Victims of Crime Inactive
Grants for projects that bridge the divide between crime victim services and mental health services by training advocates to recognize and respond to warning signs of suicidal thinking and behaviors among victims of crime, promoting coordination between domestic violence and rape crisis programs and mental health services organizations, and ensuring that victims of crime who are members of traditionally underserved populations can access mental health services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 10, 2017
Sponsors: Office for Victims of Crime, U.S. Department of Justice
Pride Foundation Community Grants Inactive
Grants to organizations, projects, programs, and/or strategies that expand opportunities and advance equality for LGBTQ people in the northwestern United States.
Geographic coverage: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2017
Sponsor: Pride Foundation
Social and Economic Development Strategies Program (SEDS) Inactive
Grants for tribal community-based organizations, tribes, and village governments for social and economic infrastructure development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 22, 2017
Sponsors: Administration for Native Americans, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Minnesota Prevention with Positives Inactive
Grants for the development, implementation, and evaluation of prevention with positives (PWP) peer support programs to reduce the risk of HIV transmission in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Letter of Intent (Required): Apr 21, 2017
Application Deadline: May 3, 2017
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health
Garrett Lee Smith Campus Suicide Prevention Grant Inactive
Grants to support a comprehensive public health approach to prevent suicide in institutions of higher education, including community colleges. The distribution of awards will be equitable in terms of geography (urban, rural, and remote settings), and balanced among populations of focus and program size.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 7, 2016
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration