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Rural Health
Funding by Type: Awards (Honorary)

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

RWHC Rural Health Ambassador Award
The Rural Health Ambassador Award recognizes employees at member hospitals who have gone above the call of duty in promoting their respective organizations and made significant contributions to rural healthcare in general.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Apr 23, 2021
Sponsor: Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative
Missouri Aim for Excellence Award
Award that recognizes hospitals in Missouri for their accomplishments. Awards in 2021 will focus on projects that address challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Missouri
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2021
Sponsor: Missouri Hospital Association
Wisconsin Top Rural Development Initiative Awards
Recognizes programs that exemplify positive community impacts, regional success stories, and/or demonstrate innovative ideas impacting communities in rural Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
Sponsor: Wisconsin Rural Partners
Iowa Agricultural Safety and Health Hall of Fame Award
Recognizes individuals or organizations in the public or private sector in Iowa who have made substantial, long-term contributions to the health and safety of Iowa's agricultural community.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Iowa's Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
AAMC Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Engagement Inactive
Award for Association of American Medical Colleges members and teaching hospitals for projects that go beyond the traditional service role of academic medicine and address community health needs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2021
Sponsor: Association of American Medical Colleges
National Indian Health Board Public Health Innovation Awards Inactive
Honorary awards to recognize excellence, achievement, and innovation for individuals, tribes, organizations, and programs that have enriched and improved public health in American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 2, 2021
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board
Jeanne M. Priester Cooperative Extension Health Awards Inactive
Awards to honor Cooperative Extension programs that positively impact the health of people across the United States and provide leadership to expand extension's capacity to increase the number of Americans who are healthy at every stage of life.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 12, 2021
Sponsors: National Health Outreach Conference, University of Missouri Extension
NCHC Awards Program Inactive
Awards Program designed to honor outstanding individuals and organizations in the field of health networks.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 5, 2021
Sponsor: National Cooperative of Health Networks Association
NRHA Rural Health Awards Inactive
Honors individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to rural health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2021
Sponsor: National Rural Health Association
IHS Rick Smith Injury Prevention Award Inactive
Award that recognizes contributions in the field of injury prevention that have led to improved public health for American Indians and Alaska Natives.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 12, 2021
Sponsor: Indian Health Service