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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Uninsured and underinsured

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

Rosemary McKenzie Legacy Award
Honors an individual who has mobilized his/her community and has dedicated his/her life to improving the health of underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 22, 2018
Sponsor: National Rural Health Association
Utah State Primary Care Grant Program
Funding for public entities, community-based organizations, and referral networks in Utah to enhance or expand primary care services offered to low-income populations who are not eligible for CHIP or Medicaid.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Sponsor: Utah Office of Primary Care and Rural Health
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants
Grants for activities in Massachusetts that protect the availability of coverage and care for the most vulnerable and low-income people in the state, and for activities that support linkages between social services in housing and food security and healthcare that help to improve outcomes for residents.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: May 18, 2018
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
AHRQ Health Services Research Projects (R01)
Support for specified health services research projects related to AHRQ's mission to produce evidence to make healthcare safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable and affordable. AHRQ's priorities include an interest in rural healthcare delivery.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 5, 2018
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AHRQ Small Research Grant Program (R03)
Supports different types of health services research projects, including pilot and feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology; and development of new research technology. Rural and frontier areas are considered a priority population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 16, 2018
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Commonwealth Fund Health Grants
Supports independent research on health and social issues and makes grants to improve healthcare practice and policy.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Commonwealth Fund
HMSA Foundation Grants
Provides funding to projects in Hawaii that focus on access to healthcare, health promotion and disease prevention, healthcare quality, and general social welfare.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: HMSA Foundation
Maine Health Access Foundation Discretionary Grants
Awards grants to organizations working to expand access to care and improve health, especially for the uninsured and/or medically underserved in Maine.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Maine Health Access Foundation
Susan G. Komen Affiliate Community Health Grants
Funding for breast cancer education, screening, and treatment projects that benefit underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
New York Breast, Cervical, and Colorectal Cancer Services Program Inactive
Funding to implement breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening and follow-up services programs in order to reduce morbidity, mortality, and health-related disparities among residents of New York state.
Geographic coverage: New York
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 8, 2018
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2018
Sponsor: New York State Department of Health