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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.

Wisconsin Overdose Data to Action Community Prevention Grants Inactive
Multi-year funding to strengthen and enhance the capacity of communities to prevent morbidity and mortality associated with opioid overdoses, including the implementation of strategies that prevent opioid overuse, misuse, use disorder, overdose, and opioid-related harms.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 3, 2020
Application Deadline: Mar 3, 2020
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Research on PFAS Impacts in Rural Communities and Agricultural Operations Inactive
Grants for research on the impacts of per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) on water quality and availability in rural communities and agricultural operations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 11, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages Inactive
Grants for the development of Indian and Alaska Native communities, including housing, public service facilities, healthcare entities, and economic development projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 3, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Smart Rural Community Grant Inactive
Funding to support the development and implementation of innovative broadband-enabled solutions to support rural commerce, healthcare, public safety, economic development, education, energy, and other community-oriented initiatives.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2019
Sponsor: NTCA: The Rural Broadband Association
Overdose Prevention and Response Mentorship Program Inactive
A funding and mentorship program that pairs local health departments to learn from one another, share experiences, and implement a program related to community overdose prevention and response.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Dec 20, 2019
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Partnership to Promote Local Efforts To Reduce Environmental Exposure Inactive
Grants to build community capacity to assess and respond to site-specific issues involving human exposure to hazardous substances in the environment. Funding may be used to conduct site-specific health assessments and provide recommendations to prevent, reduce, or eliminate harmful exposures and to educate the community, stakeholders, and health professionals on site-specific environmental exposures and risks to human health. When planning project activities, applicants must consider sensitive populations such as children and the elderly, as well as underserved populations such as tribes, people with disabilities, rural populations, and populations where English is a second language.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Dec 15, 2019
Sponsors: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Cross-jurisdictional Systems Improvement Partnership Technical Assistance Opportunity Inactive
Technical assistance designed to strengthen cross-jurisdictional partnerships among local, tribal, and state health entities to develop and implement a shared action plan toward public health systems improvement.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Dec 6, 2019
Sponsors: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Association of County and City Health Officials, National Indian Health Board
Brownfields Revolving Loan Fund Grants Inactive
Grants to eligible agencies to capitalize a revolving loan fund that will provide loans and subgrants to eligible entities to carry out cleanup activities at brownfield sites contaminated with hazardous substances and/or petroleum.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
State and Territory Public Health Systems Improvement Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Project Inactive
Technical assistance for health departments to build health agency capacity around performance management, quality improvement, systems improvement, and meet national Public Health Accreditation Board standards.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Nov 22, 2019
Sponsor: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
North Carolina State Loan Repayment Program Inactive
Loan repayment assistance for behavioral health workers who provide primary and behavioral/mental healthcare and agree to practice in rural and other underserved areas of North Carolina.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 28, 2019
Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2019
Sponsor: North Carolina Office of Rural Health