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Iowa Funding & Opportunities

Iowa Medical Residency Training State Matching Grants Program
Funding to establish, expand, or support medical residency training programs in Iowa. Priority will be given to applications that establish Emergency Medicine or Obstetrics/Gynecology residency programs.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jun 24, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health Academic/Scholarly Research Grants
Grants for academic/scientific investigators and those newly interested in agricultural safety and health research. Funding will support new agricultural safety and health knowledge and assess and promote best safety and health practices, with a focus on projects addressing mental health; sleep deprivation; safe transport and handling of commodities; and slips, trips, and falls prevention.
Geographic coverage: Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Sponsor: Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health
Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health Community Outreach/Education Grants
Grants for community-based nonprofit organizations that are working to prevent agricultural injury and illness through training and educational campaigns. Priority will be given to projects addressing mental health; sleep deprivation; safe transport and handling of commodities; and slips, trips, and falls prevention.
Geographic coverage: Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Sponsor: Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health
Iowa Dental Education Loan Repayment Program/FIND Project
Loan repayment assistance for dentists who agree to serve in a rural or underserved area in Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Iowa
Iowa Community Coalition Grant
Grants to community coalitions in Iowa to reduce underage use of alcohol and/or binge drinking.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jul 17, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Central States Center for Agricultural Health and Safety Pilot/Feasibility Program (CS-CASH)
Funds agricultural safety and health feasibility projects in the central states region that have the potential to lead to the development of new and creative research, prevention, intervention, outreach, education, evaluation, or translation findings and outcomes.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri
Letter of Intent (Required): Jul 19, 2019
Application Deadline: Aug 22, 2019
Sponsor: Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
Delta Dental of Iowa Grant Funding Programs
Offers funding to increase access to oral healthcare for children and elderly people in Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Iowa
Rural Iowa Primary Care Loan Repayment Program
Loan repayment for physicians that agree to practice in specified locations of Iowa for up to 5 years.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Iowa College Student Aid Commission
Sunderland Foundation Grants
Supports capital improvement and one-time special projects in the areas of higher education, churches, youth serving agencies, health facilities, community buildings, museums, civic projects, and energy efficient housing projects.
Geographic coverage: Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Arkansas, Iowa, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Utah, and Montana.
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Sunderland Foundation
Iowa Farm Bureau Rural Family Medicine Scholarship Inactive
Offers scholarships to 4th year medical students and 3rd year residents in Iowa who show a strong desire to practice in rural areas of Iowa upon completion of their degrees.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2019
Sponsors: Iowa Academy of Family Physicians, Iowa Farm Bureau
Telligen Community Initiative Grants Inactive
Grants for programs and nonprofit organizations that address social determinants that impact health and enhance equity, that are making healthcare education more accessible, and that are fostering healthcare innovation in Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma
Application Deadline: May 28, 2019
Sponsor: Telligen Community Initiative
Iowa Small Rural Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP) Oversight and Coordination Inactive
The Iowa Department of Public Health is seeking a qualified applicant to provide comprehensive management and oversight of the State of Iowa’s Small Hospital Improvement Program.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: May 6, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Alliant Energy Foundation Hometown Safety Grant Inactive
Grants for one-time, safety-related purchases for communities served by Alliant Energy in Wisconsin and Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin and Iowa
Application Deadline: May 1, 2019
Sponsor: Alliant Energy Foundation
Iowa Community Development Block Grant Program: Community Facilities and Services Inactive
Grants to assist communities in Iowa with a variety of community facilities and services projects including childcare facilities, senior centers, vocational workshops, stormwater projects, and other community services.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Apr 19, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa Economic Development Authority
Iowa Health Professional Recruitment Program (HPRP) Inactive
Loan repayment assistance for graduates of Des Moines University's osteopathic medicine, podiatric medicine, physical therapy, and physician assistant programs in exchange for agreeing to practice in a shortage area of Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2019
Sponsor: Des Moines University
Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation Health Care Careers Scholarship Program Inactive
Scholarships for students in Iowa seeking careers in high-need healthcare fields.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 30, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa Hospital Association
Alliant Energy Foundation Community Grants Inactive
Grants for nonprofit programs and projects that benefit customers in Alliant Energy communities in Iowa and Wisconsin in the areas of helping families, education, and the environment.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin and Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2019
Sponsor: Alliant Energy Foundation
Iowa Agricultural Youth Grants Inactive
Grants for youth-led projects aimed at preventing injuries and deaths on farms by raising awareness about safety and health issues with farmers and other youth in their community.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2019
Sponsor: Iowa's Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
North Central Region Water Network Capacity-Building Mini Grants Inactive
Grants to support the goals of the North Central Region Water Network, including soil health, climate, water supply, infrastructure, and source protection.
Geographic coverage: 12 states in the North Central Region
Application Deadline: Mar 1, 2019
Sponsor: North Central Region Water Network
Matching Assets To Community Health (MATCH) Program Inactive
Funding for projects in Iowa and South Dakota that address healthy eating and active lifestyles.
Geographic coverage: Iowa and South Dakota
Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2019
Sponsor: Wellmark Foundation
Multi-State Rural Development Research or Extension Project Grants Inactive
Seed grants aimed at enhancing the ability of land grant institutions to positively influence the quality of life in rural areas of the 12-state North Central Region. Health-related priorities include addressing rural poverty, physical and mental health challenges, and demographic change.
Geographic coverage: Available in 12 states
Application Deadline: Feb 6, 2019
Sponsor: North Central Regional Center for Rural Development
Mentoring for Youth Impacted By Opioids in Rural Iowa Inactive
Grants for youth mentoring services in rural communities in Iowa that have been affected by the opioid epidemic.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Dec 14, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service
Iowa PRIMECARRE Loan Repayment Program Inactive
Educational loan repayment assistance for primary care health professionals in return for a 2 year service commitment in a Health Professional Shortage Area in Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Nov 12, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
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
Iowa J-1 Visa Waiver Program Inactive
Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Iowa, allowing them to remain in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Oct 26, 2018
Sponsors: Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa Primary Care Office
Jerry Karbeling Award Inactive
Recognizes an individual who has demonstrated successful activism for improving rural health and a commitment to community service in Iowa.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Oct 26, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Rural Health Association
Rural Radiology Equipment Initiative Inactive
Funding for qualifying Critical Access Hospitals and nonprofit clinics in the Helmsley Charitable Trust service area to purchase new radiology equipment.
Geographic coverage: Available in 7 states.
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 1, 2018
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2018
Sponsor: The Helmsley Charitable Trust
Iowa Agricultural Safety and Health Hall of Fame Award Inactive
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
Application Deadline: Sep 1, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa's Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
Iowa Love Our Kids Injury Prevention Grants Inactive
Funding to develop and implement injury prevention education initiatives that benefit Iowa's children.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Aug 9, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic Expansion Grants Inactive
Funding for the expansion of Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics to increase access to and improve the quality of community behavioral health services, with an emphasis on services for individuals with serious mental illness or substance use disorders, including opioid disorders; children and adolescents with serious emotional disturbance; and individuals with co-occurring disorders.
Geographic coverage: Available in 24 states.
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Targeted Capacity Expansion: Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction Inactive
Provides funds for organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations to expand or enhance access to medication assisted treatment services for individuals with opioid use disorder in states with the highest rates of treatment admissions for heroin and opioids per capita.
Geographic coverage: Available in 35 states, the District of Columbia, and for tribes and tribal organizations across the country.
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2018
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Iowa Care for Yourself - Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Services Inactive
Provides grants to local boards of health in Iowa to provide outreach, program enrollment, breast and cervical cancer screenings/diagnostic services, data reporting, and patient navigation services for eligible patients.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Apr 12, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
Don Tesdall Rural Iowa Award Inactive
An annual scholarship to a 2nd or 3rd year medical student at the University of Iowa who is an active member in the University of Iowa Family Medicine Interest Group.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2018
Sponsor: Iowa Academy of Family Physicians
Preventing Alcohol-Related Deaths through Social Detoxification Inactive
Grants to serve Native Americans in the Navajo and Great Plains areas to increase access to community-based prevention strategies to provide social detoxification, evaluation, and stabilization, fostering patient readiness for and entry into treatment for alcohol use disorders, and when appropriate, other substance use disorders.
Geographic coverage: Arizona, Iowa, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah
Application Deadline: Sep 16, 2017
Sponsors: Indian Health Service Division of Behavioral Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Iowa Clinical Innovations for Hypertension Control Inactive
Awards funding to clinical health systems in Iowa to implement innovative interventions or policy/systems changes related to hypertension control.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Sep 14, 2017
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health
NIMH Outreach Partnership Program Inactive
Funding for becoming an NIMH Outreach Partner to conduct statewide, science-based mental health outreach and education efforts.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Washington, West Virginia, and Wyoming
Application Deadline: Sep 22, 2013
Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Last Updated: 6/19/2019