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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Mental health

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

Effectiveness of Implementing Sustainable Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Mental Health Equity for Traditionally Underserved Populations (R01 and R34)
Grants for research to develop and test the effectiveness of strategies for implementation and sustainable delivery of evidence-based mental health treatments and services to improve mental health outcomes for underserved populations in under-resourced settings. Under-resourced settings and populations include members of minority groups, other individuals experiencing disparities in mental health outcomes, and people living in a geographic area with a shortage of healthcare services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 24, 2020
Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Juvenile Tribal Healing to Wellness Courts: Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS)
Funding for federally recognized tribes to develop and implement healing to wellness court programs that focus on responding to alcohol and substance use issues of tribal juveniles and young adults under 21. Juvenile Healing to Wellness Courts use a team approach that includes judges, attorneys, probation, law enforcement, treatment providers, educational and vocational services, and other partners to help individuals with substance use disorders achieve sustained recovery and avoid re-offending.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 25, 2020
Sponsors: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice
Indian Health Service Health Professions Scholarship Program
Scholarships for American Indian and Alaska Native students enrolled in specific health professions degree programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2020
Sponsors: Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Utah Select Health Awards Program
Recognizes organizations and individuals in Utah working to promote health and wellness, assist individuals with special needs, create safe environments, support the underserved, and build strong communities.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: Feb 29, 2020
Sponsor: SelectHealth
Missouri Health Professional State Loan Repayment Program
Loan repayment assistance for primary care physicians and dentists who agree to practice in a Health Professional Shortage Area of Missouri.
Geographic coverage: Missouri
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2020
Sponsor: Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Weyerhaeuser Children's Initiative
Funding for new direct service programs designed to promote resilience, stability, and psycho-social health for youth ages 12 and above who have been traumatized by Adverse Childhood Experiences.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 1, 2020
Application Deadline: Aug 1, 2020
Sponsor: Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation
STOP School Violence Prevention and Mental Health Training Program
Grants to train school personnel and educate students to prevent student violence, develop and operate anonymous reporting systems concerning threats of school violence, and develop and operate school threat assessment and crisis intervention teams.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 3, 2020
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Colorado Health Access Fund
Grants to increase access to behavioral healthcare and improve health outcomes for populations with high healthcare needs across Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Mar 6, 2020
Sponsor: The Denver Foundation
Planning and Developing Infrastructure to Improve the Mental Health and Wellness of Children, Youth, and Families in American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/AN) Communities
Funding to provide Tribal and urban Indian communities with tools and resources to plan and design a holistic, community-based, coordinated system of care to support mental health and wellness for children, youth, and families.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 9, 2020
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Baptist Healing Trust Grants
Grants for nonprofit organizations providing healthcare services to vulnerable populations or advocating for quality healthcare for vulnerable populations in Middle Tennessee.
Geographic coverage: 40 counties in Tennessee
Letter of Intent (Required): Mar 10, 2020
Application Deadline: Apr 7, 2020
Sponsor: Baptist Healing Trust