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Funding by Topic: Social determinants of health

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

COVID-19: Mobilizing Communities for a Just Response in Wisconsin Grant Inactive
Grants to engage local and tribal government agencies and community-based organizations in Wisconsin to address COVID-19-related health disparities and advance health equity by expanding community capacity for equity and change.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Nov 15, 2021
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Development and Implementation of Innovative Interventions that Effectively Address Health Disparities in Access to Care for Medically Underserved Communities Inactive
Grants for community health worker and patient navigation training and service delivery programs that address linkage to care and supportive services, care coordination, cultural competency, and ethnic diversity. Rural communities are a priority population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 5, 2021
Sponsor: Bristol Myers Squibb
Arizona Systems Change Grants Inactive
Grants for collaborative work designed to transform systems through changes to policies and practices to improve health in Arizona communities. Applicants from tribes and rural areas are encouraged to apply.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 29, 2021
Application Deadline: Jan 28, 2022
Sponsor: Vitalyst Health Foundation
Wisconsin AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Wisconsin that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Oct 25, 2021
Sponsor: Wisconsin Area Health Education Center System
Innovative Uses of Telehealth to Prevent and Manage Cardiovascular Disease Evaluation Cohort Inactive
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is looking to identify and evaluate health systems and providers that are delivering innovative telehealth services to prevent and manage cardiovascular disease in populations and communities experiencing health disparities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 22, 2021
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Nebraska AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Nebraska that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Nebraska
Application Deadline: Sep 17, 2021
Sponsor: Nebraska Area Health Education Centers
Community Health Aide Program: Tribal Planning and Implementation Inactive
Grants to support planning and implementation for tribes and tribal organizations to begin operating a Community Health Aide Program or support a growing program in the contiguous 48 states.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 6, 2021
Sponsors: Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Center for Indigenous Innovation and Health Equity Inactive
Funding to support 2 cooperative agreements to establish a national Center for Indigenous Innovation and Health Equity (CIIHE) to support community efforts to address health disparities and advance health equity in American Indian and Alaska Native populations, and Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Aug 16, 2021
Sponsors: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health
Texas Healthy Kids, Healthy Families Grant Inactive
Grants designed to increase nutrition, physical activity, disease prevention and management, and safe environments for children in the state of Texas and address social factors contribute to health inequalities.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Letter of Intent (Required): Aug 16, 2021
Application Deadline: Sep 24, 2021
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, Health Care Services Corporation
New Jersey Health Equity Response to COVID-19 Inactive
Grants to address COVID-19 health disparities among high-risk and underserved populations in New Jersey, including racial and ethnic minority populations and rural communities.
Geographic coverage: New Jersey
Application Deadline: Jul 21, 2021
Sponsor: New Jersey Department of Health