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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.

Oregon Rural Health Hero of the Year Award
Honors a person, program, or organization that has improved the quality or availability of healthcare in rural Oregon.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Jul 30, 2021
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Rural Health
National Rural Health Day Community Stars
Honors individuals and organizations working in and serving rural communities and supporting rural health collaboration, communication, education, or innovation. Community Stars are featured in an electronic publication that is released on National Rural Health Day each year.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 2, 2021
Sponsor: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
National Indian Health Board Outstanding Service Awards
Honorary award to recognize individuals, organizations, and youth whose leadership and work has affected change or impacted healthcare on the local, tribal, regional, and/or national level.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 4, 2021
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board
Minnesota Rural Health Hero, Team, and Lifetime Achievement Awards
Honors individuals and teams for outstanding contributions to rural health in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Aug 27, 2021
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
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
Arizona Rural Women's Health Champion Awards Inactive
Awards to honor individuals who are working to advance rural women's health in Arizona.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2021
Sponsor: Arizona Rural Women's Health Network
Ron Nelson Award Inactive
Recognizes and honors an outstanding leader and champion for Rural Health Clinics.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2021
Sponsor: National Association of Rural Health Clinics
Wisconsin Top Rural Development Initiative Awards Inactive
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
Missouri Aim for Excellence Award Inactive
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
RWHC Rural Health Ambassador Award Inactive
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