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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.

Dr. Virgilio Licona Community Health Leadership Award Inactive
Award that recognizes individuals who are working to implement effective solutions to community health barriers within the state of Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Apr 25, 2019
Sponsor: Colorado Health Foundation
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
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
HRSA Challenge Competition: Preventing Childhood Obesity Inactive
A prize competition to support innovative solutions to help low-income families adopt healthy eating practices, healthy lifestyles, and make sustainable changes in their homes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 28, 2018
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services