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Rural Health
Funding by Type: Educational Opportunities and Fellowships

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

Citizens' Institute on Rural Design: Request for Host Applicants
Opportunity to host a leadership initiative and/or participate in a learning cohort that connects rural communities to design resources, enabling communities to act on ideas for improvements to a community's streets, buildings, public spaces, or landscapes to address the specific physical, environmental, social, and economic challenges facing rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 22, 2019
Sponsors: BC Workshop, Housing Assistance Council, National Endowment for the Arts
Addiction Treatment Starts Here: California Primary Care Learning Collaborative
A learning collaborative in California designed to increase access to medication-assisted treatment in primary care for patients with opioid use disorder.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Jul 24, 2019
Sponsor: Center for Care Innovations
Virtual Student Federal Service
Virtual internship opportunities for college students who are U.S. citizens. Opportunities are available with many federal government agencies each year.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2019
Sponsor: U.S. Department of State
Tribal Scholarship for the National Rural Transit Assistance Program Technical Assistance Conference
Scholarships for tribal programs and transit affiliates to attend the National Rural Transit Assistance Program Technical Assistance Conference.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 8, 2019
Sponsors: Federal Transit Administration, National Rural Transit Assistance Program
Human Trafficking Leadership Academy: Preventing Trafficking among Native Youth
A leadership development program for survivor leaders and ally professionals from diverse backgrounds, traditions, cultures, and experiences. Fellows will use trauma-informed principles, survivor-informed practices, knowledge and understanding of culture/tradition in Native communities, and knowledge of health and wellness in Native communities to address the project question, "How can culture be a protective factor in preventing trafficking among Native youth?"
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 16, 2019
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, Administration for Native Americans, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rural Health Fellows Program
A year-long, intensive fellowship program designed to develop a community of rural health leaders.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 27, 2019
Sponsor: National Rural Health Association
AgriSafe Nurse Scholar Program
A distance learning opportunity available to rural nurses designed to increase knowledge base in prevention, identification, and assessment of diseases related to agricultural work exposures. A 50% nonprofit registration rate is available for nurses working for nonprofit organizations, Rural Health Clinics, Federally Qualified Health Centers, government agencies, and educational institutions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2019
Sponsor: AgriSafe Network
Luce Indigenous Knowledge Fellowship
A fellowship for Native Americans engaged in meaningful work that benefits Indigenous people and communities in reservation and/or urban settings. The fellowship is open to both emerging and experienced leaders from a wide variety of fields, including but not limited to agriculture, food systems, youth leadership development, natural resource management, climate change, and economic development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 13, 2019
Sponsors: First Nations Development Institute, The Henry Luce Foundation
Arizona Opioid Prescriber Education
A free, self-paced, online continuing medical education program for healthcare professionals that provides up-to-date information about Arizona's opioid laws and regulations, prescribing guidelines, and treatment options for opioid use disorder.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2020
Sponsors: Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association, Arizona State University College of Health Solutions
AGRIMEDIC Training for Fire, Rescue, and EMS Providers in Louisiana
Training for fire, rescue, and EMS providers in Louisiana designed to reduce mortality, injury, and property loss resulting from agricultural emergencies.
Geographic coverage: Louisiana
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Southeast Louisiana Area Health Education Center