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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: U.S.-Mexico Border Region

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

Creating and Maintaining Healthier Environments for Children in U.S. Communities along the U.S.-Mexico Border Inactive
Grants for projects that address children’s environmental health risks in southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, or Texas communities located within 62 miles of the U.S.-Mexico border, including but not limited to, projects that support prenatal environmental health education, healthy childcare education, environmental health youth summits, or pediatric environmental health training.
Geographic coverage: Communities in California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas that are within 62 miles of the U.S.-Mexico border
Application Deadline: Sep 22, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Texas Colonia Construction Fund (CFC) Inactive
Funding to support community development projects such as sewer, water, and housing rehabilitation in colonias in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 18, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Texas Colonia Planning Fund Inactive
Provides assistance for the completion of planning activities that prepare colonia areas for water, sewer, and housing improvements.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Sep 18, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture
Healthy Start Eliminating Disparities in Perinatal Health - Level 1 Inactive
Funding to enhance the capacity of a community's perinatal and women's health service systems in order to reduce ethnic, racial, and other disparities in perinatal health. Funding is available for rural communities and communities along the US/Mexico border.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2014
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Border Community Capital Initiative Inactive
Supports local rural nonprofits and federally-recognized Indian tribes serving colonias with lending and investing activities in affordable housing, small businesses, and community facilities.
Geographic coverage: Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas.
Application Deadline: Aug 26, 2013
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development