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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.

Grants to Prevent Prescription Drug/Opioid Overdose-Related Deaths Inactive
Provides funding to states, U.S. territories, and the Red Lake Band of Chippewa that receive the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant to reduce the number of prescription drug and opioid overdose-related deaths and adverse events among individuals 18 years of age and older.
Geographic coverage: Eligibility is limited to states, U.S. territories, pacific jurisdictions, and tribal entities that receive the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block grants.
Application Deadline: May 31, 2016
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Strategic Prevention Framework for Prescription Drugs (SPF Rx) Inactive
Provides funding for state agencies that have completed a Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant to target prescription drug misuse. State agencies will work with pharmaceutical and medical communities on the risk of overprescribing to young adults and raise community awareness about the danger of sharing medication.
Geographic coverage: Eligibility is limited to states, U.S. territories, pacific jurisdictions, and tribal entities that have completed a Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant and have an operational state run Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.
Application Deadline: May 31, 2016
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Targeted Capacity Expansion HIV: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Racial/Ethnic Minority Women at High-Risk for HIV/AIDS (TCE-HIV: Minority Women) Inactive
Provides funding to expand substance use disorder treatment, behavioral health, and HIV/AIDS services for high-risk women of African American, Hispanic/Latina, and other racial/ethnic minority groups.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 29, 2016
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Early Comprehensive Childhood Systems Impact (ECCS Impact) Inactive
Provides funding to enhance early childhood systems building and demonstrate improved outcomes in population-based children's developmental health and family well-being indicators using a Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CoIIN) approach.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2016
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Increasing Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in Rural Primary Care Practices (R18) Inactive
Funds demonstration research projects that implement Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder in primary care practices in rural areas of the United States.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 1, 2016
Application Deadline: Mar 4, 2016
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Underground Storage Tank Compliance Assistance and Training Support in Indian Country Inactive
Funding to promote the prevention of releases from federally-regulated underground storage tanks (USTs) in Indian country and the compliance of UST facilities in Indian country with federal regulation
Geographic coverage: National
Application Deadline: Feb 11, 2016
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Accountable Health Communities Model Inactive
Grant objective is to test whether screening beneficiaries for health-related social needs and associated referrals to and navigation of community-based services will improve quality and affordability in Medicare and Medicaid.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Feb 8, 2016
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2016
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Academic Units for Primary Care Training and Enhancement Inactive
Awards funding to research, develop, and disseminate clinical teaching methods designed to train the primary care workforce. Focus areas include the development of models that will train the primary care workforce for rural practice.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Jan 22, 2016
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Emergency Medical Services for Children State Partnership Regionalization of Care Grants Inactive
Provides funding to develop systems of care that increase access to emergency medical services for children in rural, territorial, insular, and/or tribal communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 20, 2016
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Million Hearts Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction Model Inactive
Offers financial incentives to healthcare providers who will use the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association's Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease risk calculator to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Sep 10, 2015
Application Deadline: Sep 10, 2015
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention