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Rural Health
Funding by Topic: Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention

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

State/Tribal/Territorial Partnership Initiative to Document and Sustain Disparity-Reducing Interventions Inactive
Grants for projects to demonstrate if modifications to existing evidence-informed interventions for specific health issues will improve health outcomes for racial and ethnic minority and disadvantaged populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Aug 26, 2020
Sponsors: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
New Mexico Healthy Kids, Healthy Families Grant Inactive
Grants designed to support nutrition education, physical activity, disease prevention and management, and safe environments for children in the state of New Mexico.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2020
Sponsors: BlueCross BlueShield of New Mexico, Health Care Service Corporation
Strengthening Communities for the Changes Ahead Grant Inactive
Grants that focus on COVID-19 and related emergencies in Native communities, such as sanitation and food security for local communities and food producers.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 20, 2020
Sponsor: Honor the Earth
Montana Healthy Kids, Healthy Families Grant Inactive
Grants designed to increase nutrition education, physical activity, disease prevention and management, substance abuse prevention, and suicide prevention for children in the state of Montana.
Geographic coverage: Montana
Application Deadline: May 31, 2020
Sponsors: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana, Health Care Services Corporation
Michigan Building Healthy Communities Elementary School Program Inactive
Assistance for Michigan elementary schools to undergo a healthy school transformation, which will involve infusing healthy nutrition, education, and physical exercise throughout the school environment to increase children's health, fight childhood obesity, and improve academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Apr 17, 2020
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Wayne State University
Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge Inactive
Makes honorary awards to recognize clinicians, practices, and health systems that have made a significant impact on hypertension rates within their communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2020
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Integrated HIV Programs for Health Departments to Support Ending the HIV Epidemic Inactive
Grants to aid health departments with preventing HIV, as well as diagnosing, treating, and responding to the HIV epidemic in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Mar 25, 2020
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Iowa Clinical Innovations for Improving Detection of Undiagnosed Hypertension and Cholesterol Inactive
Grants to organizations in Iowa to promote the adoption and use of electronic health records and health information technology to improve provider outcomes and patient health outcomes related to identification of individuals with undiagnosed hypertension and undiagnosed high cholesterol and management of adults aged 18-85.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 19, 2020
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
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: Mar 13, 2020
Sponsors: Kentucky Office of Rural Health, University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
Rural Health Care Coordination Program Inactive
Funding for rural health consortiums working to improve access and quality of care through care coordination strategies with the focus areas of collaboration, leadership, workforce, improved outcomes, and sustainability in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2020
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services