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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.

Building Partnerships to Address Elevated Blood Lead Levels in Tribal Children Inactive
Supports state, county, and Tribal representatives from rural and non-urban communities to convene and discuss how collaborative efforts can be initiated or strengthened to identify and address elevated blood lead levels in Tribal children.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2019
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board
Networks for Oral Health Integration within the Maternal and Child Health Safety Net Inactive
Grants to improve access to and delivery of comprehensive, quality oral healthcare for children, 0–17 years of age, by testing and establishing models of care utilizing specified collective strategies including integrated service delivery, training of healthcare providers, and prevention.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 29, 2019
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Dr. Virgilio Licona Community Health Leadership Award Inactive
Award that recognizes individuals who are working to implement effective solutions to community health barriers within the state of Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Apr 25, 2019
Sponsor: Colorado Health Foundation
Kansas Healthy Hometown Grants Inactive
Grants to Kansas recreation and park agencies for programs and initiatives that promote healthy lifestyles and healthy communities.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Apr 19, 2019
Sponsor: Kansas Recreation and Park Association
Good and Healthy South Dakota Community Health Grant Inactive
Funding to support local community and organization-based efforts, foster collaboration among organizations, and support the mission of the South Dakota Department of Health through the implementation of a Community Health Work Plan.
Geographic coverage: South Dakota
Application Deadline: Apr 10, 2019
Sponsor: South Dakota Department of Health
Minnesota Healthy Connections: Creating Safe, Welcoming, and Connected Communities Inactive
Grant partnerships to help create and nurture more connected, resilient, and inclusive communities in Minnesota where all people have the support and resources to reach their full health potential. Priority communities that experience structural barriers to safety and connectedness include Native Americans, people of color, immigrants, refugees and people in rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Mar 29, 2019
Sponsor: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation
California Workforce Education and Training: Educational Stipend Program Inactive
Funding for educational stipends to support graduate level education for individuals seeking to be licensed as Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Psychologists. Stipend recipients will receive clinical supervision in the California Public Mental Health System in rural and underserved counties.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2019
Sponsor: California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
Environmental Justice Small Grants Program Inactive
Grants to support community-driven projects designed to engage, educate, and empower communities to better understand local environmental and public health issues and develop strategies for addressing those issues, building consensus in the community, and setting community priorities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) – Veteran Nurses in Primary Care (VNPC) Training Program Inactive
Grants to recruit and train military veteran nursing students to practice at the full scope of their license in community-based primary care teams. In addition, the VNPC Training Program will provide professional development opportunities and educational support for practicing Registered Nurses/preceptors aimed at developing primary care expertise and skill sets to provide high-quality care that addresses the unique needs of veterans.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2019
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Indian Health Board Awards Inactive
Awards to recognize excellence, achievement, and innovation in the areas of Native public health and Native behavioral health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2019
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board