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Rural Health
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.

Food and Agriculture Service Learning Program Inactive
Grants to develop and expand existing farm to school initiatives and other food and learning initiatives with the overall goal of increasing knowledge of agriculture and improving the nutritional health of children.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 4, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Community Food Projects Competitive Grant Program Inactive
Grants to plan or implement food projects designed to meet the needs of low-income individuals and increase community self-reliance concerning food and nutrition.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 3, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Appalachian Community Fund General Fund Inactive
Grants to community-based organizations that address underlying causes of the economic and social distress in the Central region of Appalachia.
Geographic coverage: West Virginia, Eastern Kentucky, Southwest Virginia, and East Tennessee.
Application Deadline: May 31, 2020
Sponsor: Appalachian Community Fund
Preventing Trafficking of Girls Grant Program Inactive
Grants to support prevention and early intervention services, including mentoring and other direct support services, for girls who are at risk of or are victims of sex trafficking.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 26, 2020
Sponsors: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice
USDA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) - Phase I Inactive
Funding for research that focuses on the development of new technologies that address important problems affecting people, institutions, and communities in rural America, including health, agriculture, rural development, and the environment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 21, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Grants Supporting Complete Count Committees in Minnesota Inactive
Grants for "Complete Count Committees" that may be established by tribal, state, and local governments, and/or community leaders to increase awareness about the census, and motivate hard to count groups in Minnesota to fill out the census form. Hard to count groups include young children, people of color, indigenous people, and urban/rural low-income households.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: May 18, 2020
Sponsors: Minneapolis Foundation, Minnesota Census Mobilization Partnership, Minnesota Council on Foundations, State of Minnesota
Davis Foundation Small Grants Program Inactive
Grants to improve the health of underserved children in Maine, with a priority on oral health.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Letter of Intent (Required): May 15, 2020
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2020
Sponsor: The Sadie and Harry Davis Foundation
Utah State Primary Care Grant Program Inactive
Grants to provide access to primary care services for low income individuals and families living in Utah that do not have health insurance and are not eligible for CHIP or Medicaid.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: May 15, 2020
Sponsor: Utah Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
Adult Drug Court and Veterans Treatment Court Discretionary Grant Program Inactive
Grants and technical assistance to enhance the operations of adult drug courts and/or to implement new veterans treatment courts. Courts should integrate evidence-based substance abuse treatment, random drug testing, equitable sanctions and incentives, and transitional services in judicially-supervised court settings with jurisdiction over offenders to reduce recidivism, substance abuse, and prevent overdoses.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: May 14, 2020
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Rural Business Development Grant Program: Technical Assistance for Rural Transportation Systems Inactive
Funding to provide technical assistance and training for rural and tribal transportation system agencies nationwide for the purpose of improving passenger transportation services and/or facilities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 14, 2020
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Business-Cooperative Service, USDA Rural Development