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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Public health

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

Tribal Training Support for the Community and Tribal Air Quality Programs Inactive
A cooperative agreement with a single entity to provide tribal training and technical support to tribal governments seeking to investigate, develop, and establish air quality management programs for lands under their jurisdiction.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Sep 20, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Strengthening Native Girls' Protection and Safety: Reclaiming Matrilineal Traditions through Girl-Centered Programming Inactive
Grants and training to support capacity building for groups of local women to acquire planning skills and initiate girl-centered programming in Native communities. Grantees will establish a local safe space for girls in the community, recruit girls, and begin to meet regularly as a Girl Society before the end of the grant period.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2019
Sponsor: The Indigenous Adolescent Girls' Empowerment (IMAGEN) Network
Community Opioid Response and Evaluation (CORE) Project Inactive
Grants and technical assistance to support community-research collaboratives in evaluating innovative community programs that address opioid use disorder. A diverse range of communities will be chosen to participate.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
Sponsors: Pew Charitable Trusts, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Dental/Medical Integration for Children in Illinois Inactive
Grants to integrate oral health and medical services for children and increase access to integrated services in a clinical setting in Illinois.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Aug 20, 2019
Sponsors: Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation, Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation
Rural Responses to the Opioid Epidemic Demonstration Projects Inactive
Demonstration grants for projects designed to to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with opioid overdoses among individuals who come in contact with law enforcement or are involved in the criminal justice system in high-risk rural communities and regions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 26, 2019
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, Institute for Intergovernmental Research, U.S. Department of Justice
STOP School Violence Technology and Threat Assessment Solutions for Safer Schools Program Inactive
Grants for the development and operation of school threat assessment and crisis intervention teams and the development of technology for local or regional anonymous reporting systems. Technology may be in the form of an app, hotline, or website, and the proposed technology solutions may be those that could be used during an incident to assist in securing the safety of those involved, including sharing information with first responders.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 15, 2019
Sponsors: Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice
Rural Communities Opioid Response Program - Medication-Assisted Treatment Expansion (RCORP-MATE) Inactive
Grants to establish and/or expand Medication-Assisted Treatment programs in eligible hospitals, health clinics, and tribal organizations located in high-risk rural communities, thus increasing the number of access points where individuals living in rural communities with opioid use disorder can receive evidence-based treatment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 10, 2019
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rural Communities Opioid Response Program – Rural Centers of Excellence on Substance Use Disorders (RCORP-RCOE) Inactive
Funding for Substance Use Disorder Centers of Excellence to engage in research to identify science-based prevention, treatment, and other risk reduction interventions, including community-based approaches that may be replicable in other rural communities and associated professional training. After identifying rural-relevant interventions, the Centers will serve as a resource for scientific and technical assistance to county and state health departments and other entities seeking guidance on how to address the substance use disorder challenges in their community.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 10, 2019
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Tribal Public Health Capacity Building and Quality Improvement Umbrella Cooperative Agreement Inactive
Funding to strengthen the infrastructure of tribal public health systems by strengthening leadership and workforce, improving access to tribal-specific data, adapting evidence-informed programs, and improving policies and practices to increase sustainability. This is a supplemental funding opportunity for current grantees.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 6, 2019
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Health Security Award Inactive
An honorary award that recognizes local health departments that have demonstrated significant accomplishments in implementing health security-related initiatives within their jurisdictions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 10, 2019
Sponsors: National Association of County and City Health Officials, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response