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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.

National Quality Improvement Center for Preventive Services and Interventions in Indian Country Inactive
A 5-year cooperative agreement to establish a national Quality Improvement Center on the prevention and intervention of child abuse and neglect in American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2017
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Clinician Educator Career Development Award Inactive
Grants to strengthen the primary care workforce by training and supporting physicians, physician assistants, dentists, and dental hygienists who plan to teach in the primary care fields.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 13, 2017
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration
Addiction Technology Transfer Centers Cooperative Agreements Inactive
Grants to develop and strengthen the specialized behavioral healthcare and primary healthcare workforce that provides substance use disorder treatment and recovery support services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 9, 2017
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Predoctoral Training in General, Pediatric, and Public Health Dentistry and Dental Hygiene Inactive
Awards funding to plan, develop, and operate predoctoral training programs in dentistry and dental hygiene for dental and dental hygiene students that address enhancing pediatric training to support improved access to oral health care for vulnerable, underserved, or rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 30, 2017
Sponsors: Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration
Information Services to Rural Hospital Flexibility Grantees Program Cooperative Agreement (Technical Assistance Center) Inactive
Grant to a single organization or agency to provide information and technical assistance to beneficiaries of Federal Office of Rural Health Policy initiatives, such as grant recipients, Critical Access Hospitals, small rural hospitals, and rural health networks.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 5, 2017
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration
Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH) Inactive
Funding for public or nonprofit institutions of higher education to provide training to health professionals at the graduate and postgraduate levels in adolescent and young adult core health disciplines, including medicine, nursing, nutrition, psychology, and social work.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 10, 2016
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Accountable Health Communities: Track 1 – Awareness Inactive
This funding opportunity announcement is for the Track 1 – Awareness track only and includes the following elements: (1) screening of community-dwelling beneficiaries to identify certain unmet health-related social needs and (2) referral of community-dwelling beneficiaries to increase awareness of community services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2016
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
National Native Health Research Training Initiative Inactive
Grant to a single organization to help build capacity and disseminate new and best practices for American Indian and Alaska Native health research, and promote tribally-driven research activity through a variety of educational and training opportunities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 30, 2016
Sponsor: Indian Health Service
Head Start and/or Early Head Start (EHS) - The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico Inactive
Funding to provide high-quality, comprehensive birth-to-five early learning services for eligible low-income children and families residing in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
Geographic coverage: Puerto Rico
Application Deadline: Oct 28, 2016
Sponsors: Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National HIV Program: HIV/AIDS Prevention and Engagement in Care Inactive
Awards grants for HIV/AIDS prevention and care activities that serve American Indian/Alaska Native people.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2016
Sponsors: Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services