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Funding by Topic: Technology for health and human services

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

Missouri Strengthening Public Health Infrastructure Through Innovation
Grants for innovative projects aimed at strengthening public health infrastructure, supporting ideas that foster learning, and transforming the way public health services are delivered in Missouri.
Geographic coverage: Missouri
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2017
Sponsor: Missouri Foundation for Health
Foundation for Rural Service Grant Program
Provides grants for rural communities in the areas of business development, community development, education, and telecommunications.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2017
Sponsor: Foundation for Rural Service
Minnesota Broadband Innovation Grants
Matching grants to eligible applicants in rural Minnesota communities for projects that promote access, adoption, and use of broadband technologies, including those supporting healthcare.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Sep 22, 2017
Sponsor: Blandin Foundation
Developing New Clinical Decision Support to Disseminate and Implement Evidence-Based Research Findings (R18)
Grants for developing new clinical decision support to facilitate the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based research findings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Implementation and Evaluation of New Health Information Technology Strategies for Collecting and Using Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (U18)
Grants for innovative and collaborative research utilizing new health information technology strategies for collecting and using patient-reported outcome measures in primary care and other ambulatory care settings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Scaling Established Clinical Decision Support to Facilitate the Dissemination and Implementation of Evidence-Based Research Findings (R18)
Grants for research projects designed to extend the implementation and evaluation of evidence-based clinical decision support beyond the initial clinical setting or institution in which it was originally developed and implemented, thereby extending the impact on clinical practice.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Utilizing Health Information Technology to Scale and Spread Successful Practice Models Using Patient-reported Outcomes (R18)
Grants for research to demonstrate how health information technology can improve patient-centered health outcomes and quality of care in primary care and other ambulatory settings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rural Broadband Access Loan and Loan Guarantee Program
This program furnishes loans and loan guarantees to provide funds for the construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment needed to provide broadband service in eligible rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2017
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Utilities Service
USDA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) - Phase I
Funding for research that focuses on the development of new technologies that address important problems affecting people, institutions, and communities in rural America, including health, agriculture, and the environment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 5, 2017
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Health Information Technology (IT) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes (R21)
Grants for new exploratory and developmental research that will contribute to the evidence base of how health information technology (IT) improves healthcare quality and outcomes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 16, 2017
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services