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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Pharmacy and prescription drugs

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

Health Careers Opportunity Program: The National HCOP Academies
Funds projects to increase and support opportunities for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds to enter health professions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: May 29, 2018
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Arizona Primary Care Provider Loan Repayment Program
Loan repayment for specific healthcare professionals who agree to provide primary care services in a Health Professional Shortage Area or Medically Underserved Area of Arizona.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2018
Sponsor: Arizona Department of Health Services
Improving Access to Overdose Treatment
Grants to expand access to Food and Drug Administration approved drugs and/or devices for emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose through planning, training, and the development of protocols.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Comprehensive Opioid Abuse Site-based Program
Grants to expand opioid abuse prevention and education efforts while also promoting treatment, recovery, and partnership models involving first responders.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jun 7, 2018
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Strengthening the Safety Net: Improving Access to High Quality Health Care in Michigan
Grants to safety net clinics and medical and dental homes in Michigan to support general operations and direct patent care.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Jun 8, 2018
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
New Mexico Allied Health Loan for Service Program
Forgivable loans for certain allied healthcare profession students who agree to practice in an underserved area of New Mexico upon completion of their education.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2018
Sponsor: New Mexico Higher Education Department
Virginia Health Safety Net Grants
Funding for projects to grow and strengthen Virginia's healthcare safety net by developing or expanding patient capacity, establishing a broader scope of services, creating local systems of care, or strengthening infrastructure.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 13, 2018
Application Deadline: Sep 5, 2018
Sponsor: Virginia Health Care Foundation
340B Drug Pricing Program
Allows certain facilities, such as Critical Access Hospitals and Federally Qualified Health Centers and FQHC Look-Alikes, to purchase prescription and non-prescription medications at reduced cost.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Jul 15, 2018
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Office of Pharmacy Affairs, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Virginia State Loan Repayment Program
Educational loan repayment assistance for eligible healthcare providers in return for service in a medically underserved area of Virginia.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2018
Sponsor: Virginia Department of Health
Oregon Health Care Provider Loan Repayment Program
Loan repayment for primary care clinicians who serve patients in underserved areas of Oregon regardless of their source of coverage or ability to pay.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Aug 3, 2018
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Rural Health