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Rural Health
Funding by Type: Awards (Monetary)

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

Rosemary McKenzie Legacy Award
Honors an individual who has mobilized his/her community and has dedicated his/her life to improving the health of underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 22, 2018
Sponsor: National Rural Health Association
Award for Excellence in Program Innovation
Awards to recognize innovative best practice models in the field of health and aging.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 30, 2018
Sponsor: Archstone Foundation
Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service
Honors healthcare delivery organizations that have demonstrated exceptional commitment to community service.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 6, 2018
Sponsor: American Hospital Association
AmeriCorps Affiliate Program
Program that provides education awards for youth and adults that provide 100 hours of service to their communities through approved AmeriCorps Affiliate programs. This is a a pilot initiative to engage more youth in service and to increase the number of national service positions available through local support.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): May 17, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun 14, 2018
Sponsor: Corporation for National and Community Service
Rural Hospital Leadership Award
Provides an educational stipend to a small or rural hospital administrator or chief executive officer to attend an AHA Annual Meeting or Health Forum Leadership Conference.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2018
Sponsor: American Hospital Association
Frances Fowler Wallace Memorial Award for Mental Health Dissertation Research
Awards to support dissertation research expenses of doctoral students at institutions of higher education in Texas. Relevant areas of focus include historically underserved populations, rural communities, prevention and early intervention, social determinants of health and mental health, and community conditions that influence mental health and well-being.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
Utah Select 25 Awards Program Inactive
Recognizes organizations and individuals in Utah working to promote health and wellness, assist individuals with special needs, create safe environments, and build strong communities.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2018
Sponsor: SelectHealth
Mary Byron Project: Celebrating Solutions Awards Inactive
Awards to honor programs that demonstrate promise in ending the generational cycle of domestic violence.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 16, 2018
Sponsor: Mary Byron Project
Challenge Competition: Improving Remote Monitoring of Pregnancy Inactive
A prize competition to support the development and testing of low-cost, scalable technology-based innovations to improve the ability of prenatal care providers to monitor the health and well-being of pregnant women remotely, especially women who live in rural and medically-underserved areas who have limited access to on-site prenatal care.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2018
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Wisconsin Cost Champions Award Inactive
Awards for cost savings ideas suggested by a team or individual employed by a Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative member hospital.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Jan 31, 2018
Sponsors: Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative, Wipfli, LLP