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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.

Excellence in Rural Psychology Award
Award that recognizes exemplary psychology leadership in rural and remote areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 21, 2019
Sponsor: American Psychological Association
Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service
Monetary awards that honor hospitals that have demonstrated exceptional commitment to community service.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 5, 2019
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
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, 2019
Sponsors: Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative, Wipfli, LLP
Awards for Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Rural Communities Inactive
Monetary awards for local health departments that recognize excellence in rural communities that are committed to addressing the social determinants of health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 25, 2019
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Addressing Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnant Women and New Moms Inactive
A prize competition to support innovative solutions to improve access to quality health care, including substance use disorder treatment, recovery, and support services for pregnant women with opioid use disorders, their infants, and families, especially those in rural and geographically isolated areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2018
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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, support the underserved, and build strong communities.
Geographic coverage: Utah
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2018
Sponsor: SelectHealth
HRSA Challenge Competition: Remote Pregnancy Monitoring Inactive
A prize competition to support innovative technological solutions to help prenatal care providers remotely monitor the health and well-being of pregnant women, as well as place health data into the hands of pregnant women themselves as a tool to monitor their own health and make informed decisions about care. A priority is solutions that would especially benefit women who live in rural and medically underserved areas who have limited access to on-site prenatal care.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 27, 2018
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Country Doctor of the Year Award Inactive
Award to a physician who best exemplifies the spirit, skill, and dedication of America's rural medical practitioners.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 15, 2018
Sponsor: Staff Care
America's Farmers Grow Communities Project Inactive
Farmers enroll for a chance to direct $2,500 to local nonprofit organizations that are important to them and their communities.
Geographic coverage: Available in selected counties in 41 states.
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2018
Sponsor: Monsanto Fund