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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.

Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants
Grants for projects in Colorado that enhance health equity, well-being, and opportunity in the priority areas of healthy children and youth, resilient families, and public policy.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Aug 7, 2020
Sponsor: Caring for Colorado Foundation
Railroad Trespassing Suicide Prevention Grant Program
Grants for outreach campaigns to reduce the number of railroad-related suicides that involve railroad trespassing. Addressing the disproportionately high fatality rates on rural transportation infrastructure is of critical interest, as well as collaborative efforts with transportation entities, state/local government, communities, and/or other suicide prevention or safety organizations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 10, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Transportation
Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System
Funding to support collection of population-based data on maternal and child health indicators that can be used to monitor the prevalence of maternal behaviors and experiences to inform programs, research, and systems changes that influence maternal and infant health. Component B of the program is Tribal surveillance.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jul 10, 2020
Application Deadline: Aug 11, 2020
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
South Carolina Health Priority Grants
Grants for projects that align with the mission of Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina Foundation to promote and support healthier South Carolinians and increase access to healthcare for the economically disadvantaged.
Geographic coverage: South Carolina
Application Deadline: Aug 12, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina Foundation
Arkansas Rural Services Block Grant Program
Funding to assist rural communities in Arkansas with development and improvement of local community facilities, including fire departments, and the purchase of fire safety and life-saving equipment.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Aug 13, 2020
Sponsor: Arkansas Division of Rural Services
Healthy Oregon Workforce Training Opportunity (HOWTO) Grant Program
Grants to support innovative, transformative, community-based health professional training initiatives in Oregon that will address identified local healthcare workforce shortages and expand the diversity of the health professional workforce.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Aug 14, 2020
Sponsors: Oregon Health and Science University, Oregon Health Authority, Oregon Health Policy Board
Arkansas Giving Tree Grants
Supports a broad range of projects that address local needs in Arkansas, including organizations working in health and human services.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Aug 15, 2020
Sponsor: Arkansas Community Foundation
Arkansas Rural Connect Broadband Grant Initiative
Grants to expand broadband in rural Arkansas communities. The expected results of the program are increased educational, healthcare, and economic opportunities that lead to enhanced service access and quality of life.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Aug 15, 2020
Sponsors: Arkansas Economic Development Commission, Arkansas State Broadband Office
Clinical and Translational Science Award (U54 Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding for Clinical and Translational Program Hubs that are expected to develop, demonstrate, and then disseminate solutions to barriers that limit the efficiency and effectiveness of clinical and translational science research. A major interest of the program is improving rural health outcomes and eliminating health disparities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jul 17, 2020
Application Deadline: Aug 17, 2020
Sponsors: National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Service Area Competition Funding for Health Centers Program (Areas Served with a Project Period Start Date of February 1, 2021)
Funding to provide comprehensive primary healthcare services to an underserved area or population. Areas with a February 1, 2021 project period start date are eligible to apply.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Aug 17, 2020
Sponsors: Bureau of Primary Health Care, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services