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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.

Indian Health Service Dental Externships Inactive
Externships for dental students interested in a career with the Indian Health Service Division of Oral Health or a Tribal site.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 29, 2020
Sponsors: Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Montana Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Inactive
Integrated behavioral health training for graduate students in behavioral health fields in Montana that places students in rural primary care settings.
Geographic coverage: Montana
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2020
Sponsor: Montana Area Health Education Center
Rural Hospital Innovations Tour Inactive
A hospital tour learning experience for senior deputies and executive level staff overseeing rural hospital(s). The program consists of 3 site visits that highlight promising practices and approaches to rural hospital sustainability.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2020
Sponsor: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Health Professions Extern Program Inactive
Externship opportunities for Indian Health Service Scholarship recipients and other interested health professions students.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 26, 2020
Sponsor: Indian Health Service
Association of American Indian Physicians Pre-Admission Workshop: Hosted by the Four Corners Alliance Inactive
A 2-day workshop for American Indian/Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate students that addresses the skills necessary for successful application and admission to health professional school.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 7, 2020
Sponsors: Association of American Indian Physicians, The Four Corners Alliance
Summer Health Professions Education Program Inactive
A free summer enrichment program designed to improve access to information and resources for college students interested in the health professions. Eligible students include, but are not limited to, individuals who identify as African American/Black, American Indian and Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino, and those who are from communities of socioeconomic and educational disadvantage.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 5, 2020
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Rural Leadership Pathways Learning Initiative Inactive
An opportunity for rural programs from across the U.S. to convene at two Rural Ideas Summits to exchange ideas and educate philanthropists about innovative programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 21, 2020
Sponsors: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Rural Development Initiatives
Summer Hoosier Rural Preceptorship Inactive
An 8-week summer experience designed to introduce medical students to rural family medicine for underserved populations in Indiana.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 17, 2020
Sponsor: Richard G. Lugar Center for Rural Health
Summer Health Care Internship Program Inactive
A program that provides grants to hospitals, clinics, nursing facilities and home care providers to establish summer healthcare internship programs to expose interested secondary and postsecondary students to various careers within the healthcare professions.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Dec 6, 2019
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Colorado Rural Rental Housing Preservation Academy Inactive
Targeted one-on-one technical assistance and in-person training to help nonprofit organizations and housing authorities acquire and preserve affordable rental housing in rural areas of Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Nov 27, 2019
Sponsors: Colorado Health Foundation, Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.