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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.

Delta Leadership Institute Executive Academy Inactive
An educational opportunity that trains leaders from diverse backgrounds, sectors, and industries to improve the economic competitiveness and social viability of the Mississippi River Delta and Alabama Black Belt, with an emphasis on economic, public health, educational, and infrastructure challenges.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2020
Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
Massachusetts General Hospital Fellowship Program in Rural Health Leadership Inactive
A full-time fellowship for early-career clinicians who have an interest in partnering with rural communities to improve health. The fellowship includes a Master's Degree in Public Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and focused clinical time in Rosebud, South Dakota at an Indian Health Service site.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2020
Sponsors: Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Massachusetts General Hospital
Building Resilience in Island Communities Training Series Inactive
A training series based on the toolkit, The Keep Safe Guide to Building Resilience in Island Communities. The training focuses on emergency preparedness for housing and critical infrastructure in Puerto Rico and other islands in order to withstand extreme weather events.
Geographic coverage: Puerto Rico
Application Deadline: Sep 24, 2020
Sponsors: Enterprise Community Partners, Puerto Rico Builders Association, University of Puerto Rico Architecture and Planning School
Bush Fellowship Program Inactive
Flexible grants to individuals in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota that can be used to pursue education and learning experiences to become more effective community leaders.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, or one of the 23 Native nations that shares the same geographic area.
Application Deadline: Sep 17, 2020
Sponsor: Bush Foundation
Illinois Rural Health Fellowship Inactive
An 8-month rural health leader development program for individuals from Critical Access Hospitals, rural hospitals, and other rural health organizations in Illinois. The program is designed to give participants an understanding of what sets rural healthcare apart from urban, and what rural leaders are called to do in their positions.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2020
Sponsor: Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network
Utah AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Utah that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and urban underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2020
Sponsor: Utah Area Health Education Centers
Nebraska AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Nebraska that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Nebraska
Application Deadline: Sep 14, 2020
Sponsor: Nebraska Area Health Education Centers
Montana AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for health professions students in Montana that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Montana
Application Deadline: Sep 4, 2020
Sponsor: Montana Area Health Education Center
Rural Health Fellows Program Inactive
A year-long, intensive fellowship program designed to develop a community of rural health leaders.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2020
Sponsor: National Rural Health Association
Arizona AHEC Scholars Program Inactive
A multidisciplinary certificate program for certain health professions students in Arizona that offers opportunities for hands-on training, experience in rural and underserved communities, and networking with other students and professionals.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Application Deadline: Aug 17, 2020
Sponsor: Arizona Area Health Education Center Program