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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.

Tribal Transportation Program Safety Funds
Funding for tribal governments for the purposes of transportation projects related to safety, safety planning, and safety/ infrastructure.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 20, 2020
Sponsors: Federal Highway Administration, Office of Federal Lands Highway (FLH)
Wisconsin Graduate Medical Education Initiative Residency Expansion Grants
Grants to increase the number of resident positions in the priority specialties of family medicine, general internal medicine, general surgery, pediatrics, and psychiatry in Wisconsin and the addition of new rural clinical training sites in the state.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 20, 2020
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Agricultural Health and Safety Small Grant Program
Grants for graduate student and faculty researchers with the goal of encouraging the development of creative research and intervention projects while nurturing researchers, especially early career researchers, who are interested in agricultural health and safety research.
Geographic coverage: Arizona, California, Hawaii, and Nevada
Application Deadline: Aug 21, 2020
Sponsor: Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety
Alaska Teacher, Health Professional, and Public Safety Housing Program
Funding for the rehabilitation, construction, and acquisition of rural housing projects that benefit teachers, health professionals, and public safety professionals in Alaska.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Letter of Intent (Required): Aug 21, 2020
Application Deadline: Nov 13, 2020
Sponsor: Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants
Grants for activities in Massachusetts that protect and expand access to healthcare for low-income and vulnerable people.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Aug 21, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
WHEDA Foundation Housing Grant Program
Supports the development or improvement of housing facilities in Wisconsin for low-income people with special needs.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 21, 2020
Sponsor: Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority
Delta Health Care Services Grant Program
Grants to address unmet health needs in the Delta Region through cooperation among healthcare professionals, institutions of higher education, research institutions, and other entities.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
Healthy Homes Production Grant Program for Tribal Housing
Funding set aside for tribes to address multiple childhood diseases and injuries in the home by identifying and remediating housing-related environmental health and safety hazards in privately owned, low-income rental, and/or owner occupied housing, especially in units and/or buildings where families with children, the elderly, or persons with disabilities live.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Public Transportation on Indian Reservations: Tribal Transit Program
Funding to support planning, capital, and operating assistance for tribal public transit services. Among other things, this funding supports partnerships working to expand access to health, medical, and social service providers.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsors: Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation
Service Area Competition Funding for Health Center Program (Areas Served with a Project Period Start Date of March 1, 2021)
Funding to provide comprehensive primary healthcare services to an underserved area or population. Areas with a March 1, 2021 project period start date are eligible to apply.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services