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Rural Health
Funding by Type: Scholarships

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

Small Rural Hospital Transition (SRHT) Project Technical Assistance
Technical assistance to small hospitals in rural, persistent-poverty areas to help prepare and assist them in moving from a fee-for-service and volume based payment system to one that is dependent on value and quality.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 23, 2017
Sponsor: National Rural Health Resource Center
NBCC Foundation Rural Scholarships
Offers scholarships to students residing in rural areas who are currently enrolled in a master's level counseling program and are committed to practicing in rural communities after graduation.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2017
Sponsor: NBCC Foundation
David E. Knox Memorial Nursing Fellowship
Awards scholarships to students pursuing registered nursing degrees with the intent to practice in small Alaskan communities.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Sponsor: Alaska Community Foundation
Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health Scholarship
Financial support for American Indian and Alaska Native scholars, health leaders, health professionals, and paraprofessionals serving tribal communities who are interested in attending the Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health’s Summer and Winter Institute courses at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Sponsor: Center for American Indian Health
Illinois Rural Health Association Spring Semester 2018 Scholarships
Sponsors scholarships for students who have an intention to work in rural Illinois and who are enrolled in health information technology, medical billing and coding, or graduate mental/behavioral health programs.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Nov 20, 2017
Sponsor: Illinois Rural Health Association
Indiana Rural Health Baccalaureate/Medical Degree Scholarship Program
Full, in-state undergraduate tuition scholarships for students from rural Indiana to attend Indiana State University with the expectation of attending Indiana University School of Medicine after graduation.
Geographic coverage: Indiana
Application Deadline: Dec 15, 2017
Sponsors: Indiana State University, Indiana University School of Medicine
Udall Scholarship
Offers scholarships to Native Americans and Alaska Native students pursuing careers related to tribal public policy, self-governance, native health, or the environment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 8, 2018
Sponsor: Morris K Udall and Stewart L Udall Foundation
Doctors for Maine's Future Scholarship
Provides scholarships for eligible medical students who enroll in a Maine-based medical school and agree to work at a Maine healthcare facility upon graduation.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Finance Authority of Maine
Idaho Grant Proposal Writing Course Scholarship
The Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care provides scholarships to participate in an online Grant Proposal Writing course offered by Fort Hays State University.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Indiana Primary Care Scholarship Program (IPCSP)
Offers scholarships to cover tuition and fees for Indiana medical students who are committed to serving in shortage areas of Indiana upon completion of education.
Geographic coverage: Indiana
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Indiana University School of Medicine