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Rural Health
Funding by Type: Grants and Contracts

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

Personal Responsibility Education Program Innovative Strategies (PREIS)
Grants to pilot, implement, and test innovative adolescent pregnancy prevention strategies for the Personal Responsibility Education Program Innovative Strategies (PREIS) program. The program targets services to high-risk, vulnerable, and culturally underrepresented youth populations including rural youth and youth living in high teen birth rate areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 26, 2021
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rural Placemaking Innovation Challenge
Grants for organizations to provide planning and implementation technical assistance to rural communities to foster placemaking, which is the process of creating quality places where people want to live, work, and play. The program goal is to create greater social and cultural vitality in rural communities aimed at improving people's social, physical, and economic well-being.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 26, 2021
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
Tribal Personal Responsibility Education Program for Teen Pregnancy Prevention
Grants to support education projects for American Indian/Alaska Native youth between the ages of 10 and 19, and pregnant and parenting youth under age 21, on both abstinence and contraception for the prevention of pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections, and human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Applicants serving underserved populations and/or remote geographic areas are encouraged to apply.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 26, 2021
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Technical Assistance Provider to Identify Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Disparities in Iowa
The Iowa Department of Public Health is seeking a technical assistance provider to assist Iowa clinics and health system sites in eliminating healthcare disparities related to high blood pressure and high cholesterol through the adoption of evidence-based clinical quality measures.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jul 27, 2021
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Wisconsin American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Broadband Access Grants
Grants to extend reliable, affordable, high-speed broadband communications to underserved areas of Wisconsin to enable remote school, healthcare, work, and other critical activities.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Jul 27, 2021
Sponsor: Public Service Commission of Wisconsin
Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program Community Selection
As part of the Continuum of Care program, HUD will select up to 50 communities to participate in the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program to develop and execute a coordinated community approach to preventing and ending youth homelessness. At least 8 of the selected communities will be rural. Applicants must be a collaborative registered through the 2020 Continuum of Care Program.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 27, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Empower Rural Iowa Broadband Grant Program
Funding for broadband infrastructure projects that address the increased need for internet connectivity in unserved and underserved areas in Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jul 28, 2021
Sponsor: State of Iowa Office of the Chief Information Officer
Alaska Suicide Prevention Grant
Grants for projects and organizations whose goal is to reduce the rates of suicide in Alaska and promote mental wellness through strengthened community and personal connections. Preference will be given to projects that are located in rural Alaska or programs that reach rural communities in Alaska.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Sponsors: Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), GCI Communications
Veterans Housing Rehabilitation and Modification Pilot Program
Grants to rehabilitate and modify the primary residence of veterans who are low-income and living with disabilities, with a focus on helping them regain and/or maintain their independence to alleviate critical health, life, and safety issues. Applicants from rural and other geographic areas that lack reliable internet access may request a waiver from the electronic submission requirement through HUD's Office of Rural Housing and Economic Development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
BBVA Compass Foundation Grants
Funds organizations working in the areas of community development, education, health, human services, arts and culture, environment, and diversity within the 7 state BBVA Compass Foundation service area.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, and Texas.
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2021
Sponsor: BBVA Compass