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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Statistics and data

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

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
Cancer-Related Behavioral Research through Integrating Existing Data (R01 and R21) Inactive
Funding for projects that seek to integrate two or more independent data sets to answer novel cancer control and prevention questions with the goal of encouraging applications that incorporate Integrative Data Analysis methods to study behavioral risk factors for cancer, including tobacco use, sedentary behavior, poor weight management, and lack of medical adherence to screening and vaccine uptake. This program is featured in the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences Selected List of Funding Opportunities Relevant to Rural Cancer Control.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jun 14, 2019
Sponsors: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Opioid Affected Youth Initiative Inactive
Funding and technical assistance for states, local governments, and tribal jurisdictions to develop and implement a data-driven, coordinated, statewide or community-wide response system to assist with the identification, prevention, treatment, enforcement, and deterrence needed to address the opioid epidemic and its impact on youth and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: May 7, 2019
Sponsors: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice
Rural Health and Economic Development Analysis Inactive
Funding for a single entity to increase public and stakeholder awareness of the economic impacts of rural healthcare sectors on rural, state, and national economies. The program also intends to quantify the impact of rural healthcare and conduct analyses of the link between the health of the economy in a rural community and the health outcomes of the residents of those communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 27, 2019
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
American Hospital Association Equity of Care Awards Inactive
Honorary awards that recognize hospitals and health systems that have achieved a high level of success in advancing diversity and health equity through data, leadership, cultural awareness, and partnerships.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 19, 2019
Sponsors: American Hospital Association, Institute for Diversity and Health Equity
American Voices Project Research Fellowships Inactive
A paid fellowship that provides intensive training in public policy, qualitative interviewing, and ethnographic/survey methods. Fellows will then spend a year conducting in-person interviews with families across America to learn about their lives, relationships, jobs, health, and well-being. Areas of interest include rural, tribal, and communities affected by opioids.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 7, 2019
Sponsors: Princeton University Center for Research on Child Wellbeing, Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality, The American Institutes for Research.
Community Leadership Institute of Kentucky (CLIK) Inactive
Leadership development training program designed to to assist community leaders in Kentucky in engaging and empowering communities to reduce health disparities, leverage funding, and learn how to use data to improve services and programs.
Geographic coverage: Kentucky
Application Deadline: Dec 18, 2018
Sponsors: Kentucky State Office of Rural Health, University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
Health Data for Action: Leveraging Health Data for Actionable Insights Inactive
Access to data available from the Health Care Cost Institute and other partner data providers for use by innovative research projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Dec 14, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 5, 2019
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
NOSORH Rural Health Data Institute Inactive
An 8-part, web-based training for individuals who work with rural health data.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 19, 2018
Sponsor: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Evaluation Cooperative Agreement Inactive
Funding to a single entity to provide data and conduct analysis to inform improvement efforts in Critical Access Hospitals.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 23, 2018
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services