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Rural Response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) – Funding & Opportunities

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Building Workforce Capacity of Rural and Frontier Local Health Departments to Respond to COVID-19
Fixed price contracts to support training and technical assistance activities building local health department workforce capacity to enhance community COVID-19 response efforts.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2020
Sponsor: National Association of County and City Health Officials
Quick Response COVID-19 Health Information Outreach Award
Award for members in the Greater Midwest Region of the Network of the National Library of Medicine to develop and implement pilot programs that expand public access to health information and improve health literacy related to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Midwest region, including in underserved rural populations.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2020
Sponsors: National Institutes of Health, U.S. National Library of Medicine
Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)
Grants to implement and evaluate community interventions testing the impacts of (1) strategies to prevent COVID-19 transmission in health disparity populations and other vulnerable groups; and (2) interventions to address the adverse psychosocial, behavioral, and socioeconomic consequences of the pandemic on the health of these groups.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2020
Sponsors: National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute on Aging, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Digital Healthcare Interventions to Address the Secondary Health Effects Related to Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
Supports research to strengthen the healthcare response to COVID-19 and future public health emergencies. The main focus is the role and impact of digital health interventions to address access, delivery, and effectiveness of health assessments and interventions for secondary effects during and following the pandemic, particularly in populations who experience health disparities and vulnerable populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Dec 2, 2020
Sponsors: National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute on Aging, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Colorado COVID Relief Fund
Grants for community-based organizations in Colorado to address prevention, impact, and recovery needs of communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2020
Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Direct payments to agricultural producers of eligible commodities that have been impacted by the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 11, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Rural Health Clinic Technical Assistance Program
A cooperative agreement with a single entity to provide technical assistance, tools, resources, and strategies that are easily accessible to geographically dispersed Rural Health Clinics and that could be used to inform rural healthcare providers and other federal, state, and local stakeholders. Assistance may also include topics related to public health priorities such as ending the opioid epidemic and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 21, 2020
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Quality Payment Program Exceptions
The opportunity to apply for exceptions to meeting Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) program requirements.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2020
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
AmeriCorps State and National Grants
Funding for programs that are designed to strengthen communities and solve local problems, including those found in rural and underserved areas. Funding priorities include prescription drug and opioid abuse, education, and rural intermediary organizations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Jan 6, 2021
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
AmeriCorps Seniors Foster Grandparent Program Expansion Sponsor Competition
Program that engages adults age 55 and over to provide mentorship for children and youth with special or exceptional needs, or who would benefit from the one-one-one attention. AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers serve an average of 20 hours per week in schools, hospitals, drug treatment centers, correctional institutions, and childcare centers. Rural communities are a priority.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 3, 2021
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
AmeriCorps Seniors Senior Companion Program Expansion Sponsor Competition
Program that engages adults age 55 and over to provide companionship and support to other adults in need of extra assistance to remain at home or in the community for as long as possible. Volunteers serve an average of 20 hours per week, providing companionship to ease loneliness and social isolation, assisting with transportation and light chores, helping to serve as eyes and ears to professionals who can intervene in the case of medical or other deterioration on the part of the clients, and giving support to informal caregivers. Rural communities are a priority.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 3, 2021
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
Rural Health and Safety Education Competitive Grants Program
Funding for community-based outreach education and extension programs at land-grant colleges and universities that provide individuals and families based in rural areas with information on health, wellness, and prevention. Projects should utilize telehealth, telemedicine, and distance learning strategies for education and training in minority rural communities related to opioids, preventing spread of COVID-19, and/or mitigating infection and transmission of COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 29, 2021
Sponsors: National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Business and Industry CARES Act Loan Guarantee Program
Program for lenders to guarantee their loans to rural businesses and agricultural producers to supplement their working capital to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the economic impacts of COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2021
Sponsors: USDA Rural Business-Cooperative Service, USDA Rural Development, USDA Rural Utilities Service
Adirondack Foundation Special and Urgent Needs Fund
Grants for nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and schools in Adirondack communities in the areas of food access, child care, low wage workers, elderly individuals, nonprofit/small business support, and media.
Geographic coverage: The Adirondack region of northern New York.
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Adirondack Foundation
Agnes M. Lindsay Trust Grants
Supports capital projects for organizations working in the areas of health, welfare, and dental health in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont.
Geographic coverage: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Agnes M. Lindsay Trust
Agricultural Health and Safety Emerging Issues Grant Program
Grants for for short-term projects for emerging agricultural health and safety issues that are defined as health risks that are new or have rapidly expanding impact in the immediate or near future.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health and Safety
Alaska Rural Health Care Fund
Grants that help to provide access to quality healthcare in rural Alaska communities as demonstrated by evidenced-based research.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska, Rasmuson Foundation, The Alaska Community Foundation
Appalachian Ohio Emergency Response Fund
Funds for nonprofits in the Appalachian Ohio area to support the basic needs, health, and safety of vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: Ohio
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Arkansas Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Grants
Grants to organizations in Arkansas to meet the immediate needs of vulnerable populations affected by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Business and Industry Guaranteed Loans
Loan guarantees to improve, develop, or finance business, industry, and employment and improve the economic and environmental climate in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development
California Together Toward Health
Grant to community-based organizations in California to develop and expand public outreach and workforce development opportunities for populations disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. Applications from farming communities and tribes are encouraged.
Geographic coverage: California
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Public Health Institute
Community Benefit Financial Company Emergency Fund
Grants and/or loans for nonprofit and other community organizations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, and Montana that have responded to COVID-19 or have been impacted by the pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota, and Montana
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Otto Bremer Trust
Con Alma Health Foundation COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Project
Grants to address the health and economic impact of COVID-19 on New Mexico's populations and communities that are disproportionately impacted by the virus. The primary focus is the distribution of basic needs resources or services to individuals and families.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Con Alma Health Foundation
Customized COVID-19 Contact Tracing Curriculum
The development of no-cost COVID-19 contact tracing curricula customized for local public health departments.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Public Health Foundation
Delta Dental of Colorado Responsive Community Relief Funding
Grants for organizations in Colorado that deliver support services and connect people to their healthcare options, especially those most significantly stressed by the effects COVID-19. The funding strategy for this program extends beyond oral health equity to include current greater health concerns. Rural communities are a priority.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Colorado
Economic Development Assistance Programs Including CARES Act Funding
Grants support the implementation of regional economic development, including public works projects and job creation projects. Past projects have included funding for water and wastewater projects in hospitals and healthcare facilities and road infrastructure projects that would support the expansion of healthcare facilities. CARES Act funding will provide a wide-range of financial assistance as communities respond to, and recover from, the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Economic Development Administration
FEMA Public Assistance Program: COVID-19 Response
Provides reimbursement to eligible state, territorial, tribal, and local government entities, and certain nonprofit organizations for emergency protective measures in response to COVID-19 National Emergency Declarations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Federal Emergency Management Agency
Flicker Fund
Emergency response funding for pandemic relief and wildfire response in Native communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Seventh Generation Fund for Indigenous Peoples, Inc.
Hawaii Resilience Fund
Grants for organizations in Hawaii that are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in the areas of risk reduction, rapid response, recovery/stabilization, and rebuilding resilience.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation
HRSA COVID-19 Claims Reimbursement for Uninsured Patients
Electronic reimbursement, generally at Medicare rates, for healthcare providers for testing uninsured individuals for COVID-19 and treating uninsured individuals with a COVID-19 diagnosis on or after February 4, 2020.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Louisiana Community Health Grants
Grants to support local nonprofits in Louisiana providing social and healthcare services to communities impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: Louisiana
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Massachusetts Catalyst Fund
Grants to help community-based organizations strengthen their capacity to expand access to healthcare in Massachusetts.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
National COVID-Ready Caregiver Certification
Online training to help nursing homes, assisted living centers, and home and community-based service providers get their workforce COVID ready.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: NextStep
NB3 Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund
Funding for Native American communities being hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic to support relief efforts focused on ensuring access to healthy nutrition/clean water, personal protective equipment, and educational supplies.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Notah Begay III Foundation
Novartis COVID-19 Community Response Fund
Grants to support local initiatives and communities in the United States impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Geographic coverage: Applications are accepted nationwide, with priority given to areas where Novartis has a physical presence.
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Novartis U.S. Foundation
Oregon Community Recovery Grant Program
Grants to nonprofits to respond to the immediate needs of Oregon communities facing disproportionate health, social, and economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Oregon Community Foundation
Rural and Tribal Passenger Transportation Technical Assistance
Technical assistance for tribes and rural communities of less than 50,000 people to plan system start-up, transit service improvements, facility development, marketing, transportation coordination, and staff training. Currently, CTAA is particularly interested in requests to address issues during recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Community Transportation Association of America
Small Business Administration Coronavirus Relief Programs
Relief programs established by the CARES Act to address the economic disruption to small businesses and nonprofit organizations caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Small Business Administration
Strengthening Access to Care for Opioid Use Disorder Patients During the COVID-19 National Public Health Emergency: Recovery Support Services
Grants to support projects designed to strengthen access to evidence-based opioid use disorder recovery services for vulnerable and high-risk populations during the COVID-19 national emergency.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts
Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund
Stipends for volunteer first responders whose homes have been impacted by a state or federally declared disaster; a home fire; or those who have lost jobs or wages due to COVID-19 related illness, quarantine, or volunteer response activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Volunteer Fire Council
Maryland Promoting Community Health Resources Grants Inactive
Grants for community health projects serving Maryland residents for the purpose of building capacity, expanding access, promoting health equity, and improving population health.
Geographic coverage: Maryland
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 18, 2020
Application Deadline: Dec 17, 2020
Sponsor: Maryland Department of Health
Appalachian Ohio African American Community Fund Inactive
Grants for Black-led nonprofit and public organizations in Appalachian Ohio that have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: 32 counties served by the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
Application Deadline: Nov 9, 2020
Sponsor: Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Inactive
Relief funds for hospitals and other healthcare providers to support expenses and lost revenue due to COVID-19 and to provide testing and treatment for uninsured Americans.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Nov 6, 2020
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Public Transportation COVID-19 Research Demonstration Grant Program Inactive
Funding to support research demonstration grants for public transit agencies to develop, deploy, and demonstrate innovative solutions that improve the operational efficiency of transit agencies, as well as enhance the mobility of transit users affected by the COVID-19 public health emergency. Eligible projects will demonstrate innovative solutions to improve the operational efficiencies of transit systems and enhance mobility for their communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 2, 2020
Sponsors: Federal Transit Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation
Appalachia Nonprofit Resource Center Technical Assistance Program Inactive
Technical assistance for nonprofit organizations in the Appalachian region designed to lessen the immediate impact and future consequences of the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: Available in specific counties in 13 Appalachian states.
Application Deadline: Oct 16, 2020
Sponsor: Appalachian Regional Commission
I'm a Child of Appalachia Fund: Fostering Youth Resiliency Grants Inactive
Grants to build resilience and increase protective factors for youth in Appalachian Ohio by addressing the social, economic, educational, and health challenges arising as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Ohio
Application Deadline: Oct 14, 2020
Sponsors: Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville
Addressing Needs of People with Disabilities in COVID-19 Local Preparedness Planning, Mitigation, and Recovery Efforts Inactive
Funding to improve the capacity of local health departments to address the needs of people with disabilities when planning and responding to outbreaks and other national emergencies, particularly during the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Oct 13, 2020
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Association of County and City Health Officials
3RNet Recruiting for Retention Academy Inactive
Online educational opportunity to learn about tools and resources that can assist in recruiting qualified providers to rural and underserved areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 6, 2020
Sponsor: National Rural Recruitment & Retention Network
COVID-19/Violence Against Women Assistance to Tribes Inactive
Grants for activities that address tribal needs in responding to violent crimes against women that have arisen as a result of the COVID-19 national emergency.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 16, 2020
Sponsors: Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
Maine Charity Foundation Fund Inactive
Grants for community-based transportation programs, including changes in response to the pandemic, and efforts to keep older community members socially connected during a time of physical distancing. Projects in rural areas are a priority.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2020
Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation
Michigan Small Farm Safety Grant Program Inactive
Grants for small Michigan farms to fund COVID-19 mitigation activities.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2020
Sponsor: Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Maternal Telehealth Access Project: Collaboration and Innovation for Equity and Healthy Families Inactive
Grants for organizations to strengthen their COVID-19 response by delivering or supporting the delivery of equitable maternal health support and services through telehealth. The goal of the program is to ensure that women at highest risk receive quality maternal care services before, during, and/or after pregnancy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 14, 2020
Sponsors: Maternal Health Learning and Innovation Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Increasing the Body of Knowledge for Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing in Public Health: Small Grants Program Inactive
Grants for organizations that wish to explore, plan, implement, or improve specific aspects of cross-jurisdictional sharing in public health. Priority is given to cross-jurisdictional sharing arrangements designed to advance health equity by addressing social determinants of health, the public health response to COVID-19, structural racism, and related issues.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 11, 2020
Sponsor: Center for Sharing Public Health Services
Alaska COVID-19 Response Fund Inactive
Grants for nonprofit organizations in Alaska that provide services to individuals and communities whose lives have been impacted by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Sep 9, 2020
Sponsor: Alaska Community Foundation
APhA Foundation Incentive Grants Inactive
Offers pharmacists seed money to implement or support an innovative patient care service within their pharmacy practice. Pharmacists in rural areas have received funding in previous rounds.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 9, 2020
Sponsor: American Pharmacists Association
Senior Corps Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) Inactive
Funding to develop and support Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) projects for volunteers 55 years and older in serving specific local and community needs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 3, 2020
Sponsor: AmeriCorps
COVID-19 Tribal School Readiness Mini-grant Inactive
Mini-grants for tribes and tribal organization to strengthen school preparation and readiness to ensure safe operation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 28, 2020
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board
Massachusetts Special Initiatives Grants Inactive
Grants for activities in Massachusetts that protect and expand access to healthcare for low-income and vulnerable people.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Aug 21, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation
Minnesota Disaster Recovery Funds for Coronavirus (MDRF) Inactive
Funds distributed through community intermediaries to support individuals, families, small businesses, and nonprofits in Minnesota communities most impacted by COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Aug 6, 2020
Board Certified Telemental Health Provider Training Award Inactive
Grant awards for nationally credentialed counselors to complete CCE-approved telemental health training.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2020
Sponsor: National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) Foundation
Emergency Funding to Support Meal Programs Inactive
Grants to local park and recreation agencies to sustain summer meal programs whose operations have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2020
Sponsor: National Recreation and Park Association
COVID-19 Tribal Telehealth Mini-grant Inactive
Grants for tribes and tribal organizations to strengthen their local COVID-19 response by building capacity for the delivery of telehealth services and fulfill immediate Tribal telehealth needs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 21, 2020
Sponsor: National Indian Health Board
Strengthening Communities for the Changes Ahead Grant Inactive
Grants that focus on COVID-19 and related emergencies in Native communities, such as sanitation and food security for local communities and food producers.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 20, 2020
Sponsor: Honor the Earth
Building Local Operational Capacity for COVID-19 Demonstration Site Project Inactive
Funding for demonstration sites to strengthen local infection prevention and control capacity. Goals include to increase capacity for local health departments to prevent and respond to COVID-19 in healthcare facilities, strengthen infection prevention and control practices in high-risk facilities, increase coordination among local partners to bolster response efforts, and enhance coordination with state and local partners.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jul 1, 2020
Sponsor: National Association of County and City Health Officials
Delta Regional Authority States Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP) Inactive
Grants to help Delta communities create jobs and improve infrastructure. Funds may be used for basic public infrastructure, transportation infrastructure, broadband, and business development including entrepreneurship and workforce training.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.
Application Deadline: Jun 28, 2020
Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority
COVID-19 Telehealth Program Inactive
Support for eligible healthcare providers responding to the COVID-19 pandemic by fully funding their telecommunications services, information services, and devices necessary to provide critical connected care services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 25, 2020
Sponsor: Federal Communications Commission
North Carolina COVID-19 Fill the Gap Response Fund Inactive
Grants for healthcare entities and their community partners that are responding to the COVID-19 crisis in North Carolina.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Jun 22, 2020
Sponsor: North Carolina Healthcare Association
California Connected Care Accelerator Initiative Inactive
Grants to support California organizations in expanding and improving telehealth in safety net organizations as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Jun 19, 2020
Sponsors: California Health Care Foundation, Center for Care Innovations
Novel, High-Impact Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19 (R01) Inactive
Funding for studies evaluating the responsiveness of healthcare delivery systems, healthcare professionals, and the overall U.S. healthcare system to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jun 1, 2020
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2020
Sponsors: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Supporting Tribal Public Health Capacity in Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Inactive
Non-competitive grants for Tribal governments and Tribal organizations to carry out public health emergency response activities in response to COVID-19. Activities may include surveillance, epidemiology, laboratory capacity, infection control, mitigation, communications, and other preparedness and response activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 3, 2020
Sponsors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Blue and You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas Rapid-Response Covid Relief Grants Inactive
Grants to organizations in Arkansas working on the COVID-19 response.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2020
Sponsor: Blue and You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas
Minnesota Safe at the Farmers Market Cost Share Program Inactive
Financial assistance for Minnesota farmers markets to purchase equipment and supplies to keep markets safe and operational during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: May 31, 2020
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Agriculture
PCORI COVID-19 Targeted Funding Inactive
Funding to support innovative studies in patient-engaged and patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research and the impact of COVID-19.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 26, 2020
Sponsor: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
COVID-19 Emergency Response for Suicide Prevention Grants Inactive
Grants to support states and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic in advancing efforts to prevent suicide and suicide attempts among adults age 25 and older.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: May 22, 2020
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Infrastructure for Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19 within Racial and Ethnic Minority Communities Inactive
Funding for a single entity to develop and coordinate a network of national, state/territorial/tribal, and local public and community-based organizations that will mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on racial and ethnic minority, rural, and socially vulnerable populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: May 11, 2020
Sponsors: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rural Tribal COVID-19 Response Program Inactive
Grants to assist Tribes, Tribal organizations, urban Indian health organizations, and health services providers to Tribes to prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19 in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 6, 2020
Sponsors: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
North Dakota Community and Nonprofit Response Fund Grants Inactive
Grants to help communities in North Dakota with the cost of following public health recommendations related to the COVID-19 pandemic and providing critical services to vulnerable populations, especially senior citizens and rural areas.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2020
Sponsor: North Dakota Community Foundation
Kansas Health Foundation Impact and Capacity Grants Inactive
Grants to nonprofits in Kansas to help nonprofits maintain operations and continue or expand critical services to support communities during the COVID-19 crisis.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Apr 24, 2020
Sponsor: Kansas Health Foundation
Emergency Grants to Address Mental and Substance Use Disorders During COVID-19 Inactive
Grants to provide crisis intervention services, mental and substance use disorder treatment, and other related recovery supports for children and adults impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide and U.S. territories
Application Deadline: Apr 10, 2020
Sponsors: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Last Updated: 11/18/2020