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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.

Public Health Associate Program Inactive
A paid training program with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention where associates gain hands-on experience across a variety of public health settings. In addition to associates looking for training, the CDC are seeking partnerships with public health agencies and tribal and nongovernmental organizations to serve as host sites for public health associates.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Apr 21, 2020
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
West Virginia Summer Academy Inactive
A hands-on residential academy at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine for undergraduate students in West Virginia who aspire to become physicians and want to prepare for medical school.
Geographic coverage: West Virginia
Application Deadline: Apr 17, 2020
Sponsors: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Robert C. Byrd Center for Rural Health
California ACEs Learning and Quality Improvement Collaborative Inactive
An 18-month learning and quality improvement collaborative to support California clinics in screening for and responding to adverse childhood experiences in children and adults.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2020
Sponsors: The Center for Care Innovations, The Center to Advance Trauma-informed Healthcare
Mississippi Rural Medical and Science Scholars Program Inactive
A 4-week summer program to expose Mississippi high school students to the day-to-day practice of medicine and sciences in rural areas and the academic requirements necessary to become a physician or other healthcare professional.
Geographic coverage: Mississippi
Application Deadline: Mar 27, 2020
Sponsor: Mississippi State University Extension Service
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
Native Americans into Medicine (NAM) Inactive
A six-week summer enrichment program for students pursuing health careers. The program in 2020 will use data compiled from the Strong Heart Study, a large epidemiologic study of cardiovascular disease in American Indians.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 13, 2020
Sponsor: University of Minnesota
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Change Leadership Programs Inactive
Change leadership programs, designed by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to extend the influence and impact of leaders working to build a Culture of Health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 11, 2020
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
NIMHD Health Disparities Research Institute Inactive
An intensive training experience to support the career development of promising minority health/health disparities research scientists early in their careers and to stimulate research in the disciplines supported by health disparities science.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 9, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Engaging Mississippi Delta Residents Learning Community Inactive
A 6-month learning community opportunity for organizations in the Mississippi Delta region that want to learn about engaging community residents to create a culture of health.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi
Application Deadline: Mar 6, 2020
Sponsor: County Health Rankings & Roadmaps
Montana AHEC MedStart Summer Camp Inactive
A health career exploration summer camp for high school students in Montana who are current sophomores and juniors. Scholarships are available for students who come from disadvantaged backgrounds, low-income families, rural areas, minorities, or who will be first in their family to attend college.
Geographic coverage: Montana
Application Deadline: Mar 6, 2020
Sponsor: Montana Area Health Education Center