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Funding by Topic: Poverty

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

Pride Foundation Community Grants
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
North Carolina Health Care Equipment and Training Grants
Grants for equipment and training that enhance the quality, capacity, or scope of services and improve health outcomes for North Carolinians served by safety net healthcare organizations.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Jul 7, 2017
Sponsor: BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina Foundation
Community Services Block Grant (CSBG): Learning Communities Resource Center
Funding to support a Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Learning Communities Resource Center, designed to promote the creation of learning communities within the CSBG Network and identify effective, promising, and innovative practice models across multiple individual and community-level domains.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 24, 2017
Sponsors: ACF Office of Community Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Kerr Foundation Grants
Provides grants in the areas of education, health, cultural development, and community service.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas, Missouri, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas. Oklahoma organizations will receive first priority for available funds.
Application Deadline: Aug 1, 2017
Sponsor: Kerr Foundation
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants
Grants for activities that expand access to healthcare for low-income and vulnerable people in Massachusetts.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Aug 18, 2017
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children (Exploratory/Developmental - R21)
Awards funding for exploratory or developmental research that targets the reduction of health disparities among children, including rural, low-income, geographically isolated children.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 7, 2017
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children (Research Project - R01)
Awards funding for discrete research projects that target the reduction of health disparities among children, including rural, low-income, geographically isolated children.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 7, 2017
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Utilizing Health Information Technology to Scale and Spread Successful Practice Models Using Patient-reported Outcomes (R18)
Grants for research to demonstrate how health information technology can improve patient-centered health outcomes and quality of care in primary care and other ambulatory settings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Exploratory/Developmental Surgical Disparities Research (R21)
Grants to support developmental and exploratory research focused on understanding and addressing disparities in surgical care and outcomes in minority and health disparity populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): May 7, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun 7, 2018
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Surgical Disparities Research (R01)
Grants to support investigative and collaborative research focused on understanding and addressing disparities in surgical care and outcomes in minority and health disparity populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): May 7, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun 7, 2018
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health