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    Charles A. Frueauff Foundation Grants
    Awards grants in the areas of education, human services, health, and hospitals. Specific project initiatives include food and hunger; economic development; daycare programs; hospital and healthcare agencies; health screenings; health education; AIDS/HIV prevention and education; and equipment for healthcare facilities.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 27 states.
    Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2017
    Sponsor: Charles A. Frueauff Foundation
    New Horizons Grant Program
    Grants to innovative, new projects to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Louisiana.
    Geographic coverage: Louisiana
    Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2017
    Sponsor: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation
    Gladys Brooks Foundation Grants
    Grants for libraries, educational institutions, hospitals, and clinics. Awards are broad in range, but include capital expenses, proposals that address new healthcare needs, and programs that improve the quality of healthcare.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 17 states.
    Application Deadline: May 31, 2017
    Sponsor: Gladys Brooks Foundation
    American Electric Power Foundation Grants
    Supports nonprofits working in the areas of hunger; housing; health and safety; human services; education; and the environment.
    Geographic coverage: Available in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: American Electric Power Foundation
    Delta Doctors J-1 Visa Waiver Program
    Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of the Delta region, allowing them to remain in the United States.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
    Entergy Micro Grants
    Provides grants for projects that effectively impact arts and culture; community improvement/enrichment; education and literacy; the environment; or healthy families.
    Geographic coverage: Communities within Entergy's service area in Arkansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, Texas, and Vermont
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Entergy Corporation
    Louisiana Conrad State 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program
    Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for 3 years in an underserved area of Louisiana, allowing them to remain in the United States.
    Geographic coverage: Louisiana
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
    Louisiana Tax Credit for Physicians and Dentists
    Offers a tax credit for doctors and dentists who practice in a rural or shortage area of the Louisiana.
    Geographic coverage: Louisiana
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
    Scholarship for Obstetrical Simulation Course Emergencies & Catastrophes
    Provides scholarships to attend obstetrical simulation course to family medicine physicians, nurse midwives and licensed midwives who practice in a rural healthcare setting in the southeastern United States.
    Geographic coverage: Southeast United States
    Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
    Sponsor: Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation
    Walmart Foundation State Giving Program Cycle 1 Inactive
    Provides grants to organizations working in the area of hunger relief.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 20 states
    Application Deadline: Feb 10, 2017
    Sponsor: Walmart Foundation
    America's Farmers Grow Communities Project Inactive
    Through the program, farmers enroll for a chance to direct $2,500 awards to local non-profit organizations that are important to them and their communities.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 41 states.
    Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2016
    Sponsor: Monsanto Fund
    Delta Health Care Services Grant Program Inactive
    Provides financial assistance to address unmet health needs in the Delta Region through cooperation among health care professionals, institutions of higher education, research institutions, and other entities.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
    Application Deadline: Nov 7, 2016
    Sponsor: USDA Rural Development
    Comprehensive High-Impact HIV Prevention Projects for Young Men of Color Who Have Sex with Men and Young Transgender Persons of Color Inactive
    Grants for community-based organizations to develop and implement Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) prevention programs for young men of color who have sex with men and young transgender persons of color.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 33 states and Puerto Rico
    Letter of Intent (Optional): Jul 27, 2016
    Application Deadline: Sep 14, 2016
    Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Delta Regional Authority States Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP) Inactive
    Grants to help Delta communities create jobs and improve infrastructure.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.
    Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2016
    Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
    Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund Inactive
    Funds programs that work in the areas of affordable housing and shelter; education and youth development; environmental stewardship; and human services.
    Geographic coverage: Available to specific cities in 14 states. See the Where We Give section of the program website for details.
    Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2016
    Sponsor: Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation
    Louisiana State Loan Repayment Program Inactive
    Offers loan repayment assistance to primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse midwives, dentists, dental hygienists, psychologists, counselors, and social workers who agree to practice in Health Professional Shortage Areas of Louisiana.
    Geographic coverage: Louisiana
    Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2016
    Sponsor: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
    Targeted Capacity Expansion: Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction (MAT-PDOA) Inactive
    Provides funds for state agencies 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: 28 states with the highest rates of treatment admissions for heroin and opioids per capita
    Application Deadline: May 31, 2016
    Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
    Delta States Rural Development Network Grant Program Inactive
    Grants to fund the development of integrated healthcare networks that work to address health problems that could not be solved by single entities working alone. Networks will achieve efficiencies; expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of essential health care services; and strengthen the rural healthcare system.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee
    Application Deadline: Apr 12, 2016
    Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration
    Health Impact Project: Catalyzing Healthier Communities in Southern and Appalachian States Inactive
    Grants to fund training, technical assistance, and peer learning for a health impact assessment that will inform decisions on a proposed policy, program, plan, or project.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, or West Virginia
    Application Deadline: Nov 13, 2015
    Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center Grant Program Inactive
    Offers grants for projects that use creative strategies to improve coordination among USDA-FNS Child Nutrition programs and other nutrition programs, with the aim of increasing participation rates among families with children in persistently poor, rural counties.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 15 states
    Letter of Intent (Optional): Sep 1, 2015
    Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2015
    Sponsor: Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center
    Southern REACH (Regional Expansion of Access and Capacity to Address HIV/AIDS) Initiative Inactive
    Funding for organizations to advocate for public policy changes that will affect the health, human rights, and dignity of people living with HIV/AIDS in the southern United States.
    Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Northern Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee
    Application Deadline: Sep 30, 2015
    Sponsor: AIDS United
    Working with Publicly Funded Health Centers to Reduce Teen Pregnancy among Youth from Vulnerable Populations Inactive
    Awards funding to create networks of publicly-funded health centers that will work with other vulnerable youth-serving entities to create linkages of care and make referrals with the intention of reducing the teen birth rate and increasing the accessibility and usage of sexual and reproductive health services.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 23 states, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, and Northern Marianas
    Application Deadline: May 15, 2015
    Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Sustainable Community Innovation Grant (SCIG) Program Inactive
    Funds projects that promote both sustainable agriculture and community development strategies in the south, including projects such as farmers markers and nutrition classes.
    Geographic coverage: Available in 13 southern states. See program guidance for details.
    Application Deadline: May 4, 2015
    Sponsor: Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education
    Workforce Development Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Fund Inactive
    Awards funding to rural counties and parishes within the Delta region for the purposes of direct technical support and assistance needed to develop a connected workforce development system at the local level.
    Geographic coverage: Available in Alabama, Arkansas, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Kentucky.
    Application Deadline: Nov 10, 2014
    Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
    Delta Community Capital Initiative (DCCI) Inactive
    Awards grants to community development lending and investing institutions that work to benefit communities in the Lower Mississippi Delta Region.
    Geographic coverage: Available in the Delta region.
    Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2014
    Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

    Last Updated: 2/6/2017