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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Population health

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

Maine Community Benefit Program
Grants for nonprofit organizations working to promote wellness and community health in Maine. Preference is given to projects that focus on asthma, coronary artery disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, depression, diabetes, hypertension, and substance use disorder. Applications from rural and Tribal communities are encouraged.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2021
Sponsor: Community Health Options
NIMHD Health Disparities Research Institute
An intensive training experience to support the career development of promising minority health/health disparities research scientists early in their careers and to stimulate research in the disciplines supported by health disparities science.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2021
Sponsors: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Georgia Shape School Physical Activity and Nutrition Grant Program
Grants for public school programs that address physical activity and nutrition for children in Georgia.
Geographic coverage: Georgia
Application Deadline: Mar 10, 2021
Sponsor: Georgia Department of Public Health
Arkansas Rural Community Grant Program
Funding to improve quality of life in rural Arkansas, including emergency services and the development and improvement of community facilities.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Mar 11, 2021
Sponsor: Arkansas Division of Rural Services
Citizens' Institute on Rural Design: Request for Host Applicants
Opportunity to host a leadership workshop and/or participate in a learning cohort that connects rural communities to design resources, enabling communities to act on ideas for improvements to a community's streets, buildings, public spaces, or landscapes to address the specific physical, environmental, social, and economic challenges facing rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2021
Sponsors: Housing Assistance Council, National Endowment for the Arts
Jeanne M. Priester Cooperative Extension Health Awards
Awards to honor Cooperative Extension programs that positively impact the health of people across the United States and provide leadership to expand extension's capacity to increase the number of Americans who are healthy at every stage of life.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2021
Sponsors: National Health Outreach Conference, University of Missouri Extension
AmeriCorps VISTA Sponsoring Agency Request for Concept Papers
A national service program that provides resources and staffing for organizations and agencies working to alleviate poverty and address poverty-related problems in local communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2021
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
Gates Family Foundation Capital Grants
Capital support for building purchase, construction, expansion, renovation, and/or land acquisition for Colorado organizations working in the areas of arts and culture; education; well-being of children, youth, and families; parks and recreation; and community development.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2021
Sponsor: Gates Family Foundation
Georgia Direct Services Grant
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: Mar 15, 2021
Sponsor: Healthcare Georgia Foundation
P4 Challenge: Innovations in Pediatric Primary Care to Improve Child Health
Challenge competition seeking innovative approaches to increase access to and utilization of well-child visits and/or immunizations services within primary care settings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2021
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services