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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.

Telligen Community Initiative Grants Inactive
Grants for programs and nonprofit organizations that address social determinants that impact health and enhance equity, that are making healthcare education more accessible, and that are fostering healthcare innovation in Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma
Application Deadline: Jun 13, 2022
Sponsor: Telligen Community Initiative
AmeriCorps VISTA Sponsoring Agency Request for Concept Papers Inactive
A national service program that provides resources and staffing for organizations and agencies working to alleviate poverty and address poverty-related problems in local communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2022
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
Indiana Trailblazer Award Inactive
Funding for collaborative, community-engaged research projects focused on topics that have potential to improve health equity in Indiana. A priority is placed on projects that are focused on rural health and projects with a sustainability plan.
Geographic coverage: Indiana
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2022
Sponsor: Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute
Public Health Scholarship Program Inactive
Grants to strengthen the public health workforce by providing support to organizations to develop scholarship programs that incentivize individuals to pursue training and careers in public health. Projects should focus on workforce shortages, populations at highest risk for health disparities, low health literacy, social determinants of health, and infrastructure to provide necessary services in rural and underserved communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2022
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Wisconsin Community Impact Grant Program Inactive
Funding to advance health equity in Wisconsin communities through support for large-scale, evidence-informed, community-academic partnership initiatives that address the social determinants of health. Projects will also focus on communities and populations most impacted by COVID-19, including rural areas with less access to healthcare.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Letter of Intent (Required): May 27, 2022
Application Deadline: Aug 5, 2022
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Cancer Health Equity Research Centers at Minority-Serving Institutions Inactive
Funding to support the formation of Cancer Health Equity Research Centers (CHERCs) designed to target cancer health disparities that are unique to a local or regional community. Applicants must be from Minority-Serving Institutions and are required to demonstrate that 30% of the planned research participants will be racial and ethnic minorities or live in rural or medically underserved areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): May 16, 2022
Application Deadline: Oct 15, 2022
Sponsor: American Cancer Society
South Carolina AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in South Carolina that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: South Carolina
Application Deadline: May 16, 2022
Sponsor: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium
Supporting Native Nations Communities in Prevention and Recovery from COVID-19 and Beyond Inactive
Funding to support new, existing, and expanding partnerships and collaborations that address the community health infrastructure, advance health equity, and address social determinants of health as they relate to COVID-19 and other health disparities experienced by indigenous communities in Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: May 15, 2022
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
ACT on Health Equity: Community Solutions Challenge Inactive
Grants to nonprofit organizations positively impacting underserved populations through regional and local community-based programs focused on community health and well-being and youth STEM education and career readiness.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 13, 2022
Sponsor: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
Minnesota International Medical Graduates Residency Preparation Program – BRIIDGE Inactive
A 9-month residency preparatory program for international medical graduates in Minnesota. Training consists of inpatient, outpatient, community, and classroom components designed to optimally prepare participants to succeed in residency programs.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: May 6, 2022
Sponsors: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care, University of Minnesota