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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.

Maryland Rural Impact Awards Inactive
Honorary awards to recognize individuals and organizations that have provided exemplary service to communities in rural Maryland.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2020
Sponsor: Rural Maryland Council
Tennessee Healthy Built Environments Program Inactive
Funding for a diverse group of activities including convening, programming, planning, and construction of built environment projects designed to protect, promote, and improve the health and prosperity of Tennessee communities. Rural, economically-distressed, and at-risk communities are encouraged to apply.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 29, 2020
Application Deadline: Jan 29, 2021
Sponsor: Tennessee Department of Health
Culture of Health Prize Inactive
Awards to honor collaborative, community-based efforts that are prioritizing health and empowering people in the community to live healthier lives, especially historically marginalized populations and those facing the greatest barriers to good health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 15, 2020
Application Deadline: Dec 21, 2020
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program Inactive
Grants to support community-based child health projects that improve the health status of mothers, infants, children, adolescents, and families in rural and other underserved communities by increasing their access to health services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 6, 2020
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Tribal Injury Prevention Cooperative Agreement Program Inactive
Funding for Tribes to implement focused, community-based injury prevention programs and projects using evidence-based and promising strategies
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 1, 2020
Sponsors: Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Wisconsin Community Grant Program Inactive
Grants for for physician-led, community-based, or statewide programs to improve health in Wisconsin through education and outreach.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2020
Sponsor: Wisconsin Medical Society
Senior Corps Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) Inactive
Funding to develop and support Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) projects for volunteers 55 years and older in serving specific local and community needs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2020
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
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
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
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