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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Minorities

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

Texas Communities Count Grants Inactive
Grants for direct, local, on-the-ground projects designed to to increase the participation rates in the 2020 U.S. Census. Strategies should focus on hard-to-count populations, communities, or geographic regions in Texas that are designated as health professional shortage areas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2019
Sponsor: Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
Equity-Focused Policy Research: Building Evidence on Nutrition Supports for Low-Income Families with Young Children Inactive
Grants to support action-oriented research that advances health equity, builds the knowledge base, and informs policy making to increase access to nutrition supports and reduce nutrition disparities, with an emphasis on families of color, families living in rural areas, and other groups of families who experience gaps in access to supports and face disparities in outcomes related to health and well-being. Evidence generated through funded projects should inform practice and policy and guide practitioners and policy makers in setting priorities and allocating resources.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Sep 24, 2019
Application Deadline: Dec 13, 2019
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Tufts Health Plan Foundation Momentum Fund Inactive
Funding for community led projects in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island that address healthy aging with an emphasis on community engagement, innovation, collaboration, and inequities.
Geographic coverage: Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island
Application Deadline: Sep 19, 2019
Sponsor: Tufts Health Plan Foundation
South Carolina AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in South Carolina that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: South Carolina
Application Deadline: Sep 6, 2019
Sponsor: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium
California Leadership Development for Racial Equity Inactive
Funding for capacity building and leadership development activities for youth-focused nonprofit organizations led by people of color who are working to eliminate health disparities in Northern California and the San Joaquin Valley.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2019
Sponsor: Sierra Health Foundation
Improving Access to Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Services for Underserved Populations and Communities Inactive
Grants for improving access to evidence-based opioid use disorder treatment and recovery services for vulnerable and high-risk populations, with an emphasis on removing barriers and improving access to and quality of medication-assisted treatment for underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 25, 2019
Sponsor: Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts
California Song-Brown Healthcare Workforce Training Program: Family Nurse Practitioner and Primary Care Physician Assistant Training Inactive
Grants to support family nurse practitioner and primary care physician assistant training programs in California.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Aug 15, 2019
Sponsor: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Georgia Direct Services Grant Inactive
Grants to support new or existing best practice or promising approaches programs that address high burden and costly chronic diseases and underlying risk factors that have proven evidence-based interventions, including asthma, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes.
Geographic coverage: Georgia
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2019
Sponsor: Healthcare Georgia Foundation
HUD Section 4 Capacity Building Grants: Rural and Native American Initiative Inactive
Grants to build the technical and administrative capacity of community development corporations, community housing development organizations, and Native American organizations to carry out community development and affordable housing activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 15, 2019
Application Deadline: Sep 9, 2019
Sponsor: Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
Southern HIV Impact Fund Urgent Action Grants Inactive
Grants for community-based and social justice organizations and coalitions in the South working in the areas of HIV prevention; care and support; and policy, advocacy, and movement building.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2019
Sponsor: AIDS United