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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.

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
Tribal Management Grant (TMG) Program
Grants to assist federally-recognized tribes and tribal organizations in assuming all or part of existing Indian Health Service programs, services, functions, and activities. Funds may also be used to obtain technical assistance for program planning and evaluation, including development of management systems for contract management; and for planning, designing, monitoring, and evaluating federal programs serving tribes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsor: Indian Health Service
Wisconsin Hub and Spoke Health Home Pilot Programs for Substance Use Disorders
Funding for the collaborative planning and development of health homes in Wisconsin for substance use disorder treatment with a hub and spoke model. Health home hubs will work with people who present with high intensity treatment needs and be able to provide required core services. Hubs will work with spokes to provide lower intensity treatment needs and build capacity at the spoke level.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Aug 24, 2020
Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Effectiveness of Implementing Sustainable Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Mental Health Equity for Traditionally Underserved Populations (R01 and R34)
Grants for research to develop and test the effectiveness of strategies for implementation and sustainable delivery of evidence-based mental health treatments and services to improve mental health outcomes for underserved populations in under-resourced settings. Under-resourced settings and populations include members of minority groups, other individuals experiencing disparities in mental health outcomes, and people living in a geographic area with a shortage of healthcare services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jul 25, 2020
Application Deadline: Aug 25, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
State/Tribal/Territorial Partnership Initiative to Document and Sustain Disparity-Reducing Interventions
Grants for projects to demonstrate if modifications to existing evidence-informed interventions for specific health issues will improve health outcomes for racial and ethnic minority and disadvantaged populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Aug 26, 2020
Sponsors: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Native Voices Rising Grants
General operating support grants designed to strengthen Native-led organizations that are improving the lives of their community members.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 27, 2020
Sponsors: Common Counsel Foundation, Native Americans in Philanthropy
Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)
Grants to implement and evaluate community interventions testing the impacts of (1) strategies to prevent COVID-19 transmission in health disparity populations and other vulnerable groups; and (2) interventions to address the adverse psychosocial, behavioral, and socioeconomic consequences of the pandemic on the health of these groups.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2020
Sponsors: National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute on Aging, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Direct payments to agricultural producers of eligible commodities that have been impacted by the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Medica Foundation Rural Health Program
Provides funds for organizations to support health related programs that strengthen regional and rural communities in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Nonmetropolitan areas of Minnesota, western Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2020
Sponsor: Medica Foundation
New Jersey Primary and Rural Health Influenza Vaccine Program
Grants to increase the deployment of influenza vaccines among underserved and vulnerable populations in rural areas of New Jersey.
Geographic coverage: New Jersey
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2020
Sponsors: New Jersey Department of Health, New Jersey State Office of Rural Health