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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Transportation

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

BUILD Discretionary Grants
Grants for capital investments in unmet surface transportation infrastructure needs with an emphasis on rural areas and tribal lands.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Jul 19, 2018
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Transportation
Grants for Transportation of Veterans in Highly Rural Areas
Grants to organizations that assist veterans in rural areas with transportation to VA medical centers and other facilities for medical care.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Aug 5, 2018
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants
Funds projects in Colorado that improve or increase access to community health programs and services in the priority areas of children and youth, oral health, mental health, and healthcare workforce.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Oct 5, 2018
Sponsor: Caring for Colorado Foundation
Rural and Tribal Passenger Transportation Technical Assistance
Technical assistance for tribes and rural communities of less than 50,000 people to plan system start-up, transit service improvements, facility development, marketing, transportation coordination, and staff training.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Community Transportation Association of America
Delta Leadership Institute Executive Academy Inactive
An educational opportunity that trains leaders from diverse backgrounds, sectors, and industries to improve the economic competitiveness and social viability of the Mississippi River Delta and Alabama Black Belt, with an emphasis on economic, public health, educational, and infrastructure challenges.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
Application Deadline: Jul 16, 2018
Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
Delta Regional Authority States Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP) Inactive
Grants to help Delta communities create jobs and improve infrastructure.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.
Application Deadline: Jun 29, 2018
Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
Relatives as Parents Program Inactive
Grants to support the creation or expansion of healthcare, mental health services, and other supportive services for grandparents and other relatives who have taken on the responsibility of surrogate parenting due to the absence of the parents.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 13, 2018
Sponsor: Brookdale Foundation
Policies for Action: Policy and Law Research to Build a Culture of Health Inactive
Funding for research aimed at learning how national, state, local, and/or private sector policies can promote lifelong health and health equity for individuals, families, and communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Required): Jun 7, 2018
Application Deadline: Aug 30, 2018
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Innovations in Accessible Mobility Inactive
Grants for innovative projects that increase accessible transportation options for older adults and people with disabilities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 31, 2018
Sponsor: National Aging and Disability Transportation Center
HUD Section 4 Capacity Building Grants: Rural and Native American Initiative Inactive
Grants to build the technical and administrative capacity of community development corporations, community housing development organizations, and Native American organizations to carry out community development and affordable housing activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): May 29, 2018
Application Deadline: Aug 6, 2018
Sponsor: Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.