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Applying for Grants to Support Rural Health Projects – Resources

Selected recent or important resources focusing on Applying for Grants to Support Rural Health Projects.

USDA Rural Utilities Service Borrower's Guide: A How-to for Water and Wastewater Loans from USDA Rural Development
Designed for small, rural communities and borrowers of Rural Utilities Service (RUS) funds to learn how to adequately administer their projects and understand other responsibilities of being a borrower.
Date: 2011
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Rural Community Assistance Partnership
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Rural Philanthropy: Building Dialogue from Within
Examines the disparity in giving between urban and rural nonprofits, and how geographical isolation and capacity-building needs greatly reduce the ability for rural nonprofits to secure funding. Offers substantive recommendations on ways to make philanthropy more responsive to rural America.
Author(s): Rachael Swierzewski
Date: 08/2007
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy
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Tribal Grant Writing Training
Presents a grant writing curriculum for American Indian and Alaska Natives to support tribes and tribal organizations. Features a train-the-trainer lesson plan, a proposal development manual, and a number of lecture videos highlighting various points of the process, such as proposal development, preparing the proposal budget, and challenges around federal grant proposals, among other aspects.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Association of American Indian Physicians
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#Learngrants
Official blog of Grants.gov. Features articles and resources to provide information, answers, and tools to help current and future federal grantees.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Rural Philanthropy Toolkit
Shares emerging practices and resources to help rural communities build successful relationships with philanthropies. Identifies program models and examples, and discusses implementation, evaluation, sustainability, and dissemination strategies.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub
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State Office of Rural Health Proficiencies and Self-Assessment
Provides access to four rubrics, a guide, and an evaluation tool for State Offices of Rural Health (SORHs) to build their competencies and capacity to serve rural populations. Focuses on four target areas including: grants management, information dissemination, funding, and organizational structure.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
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Grants by Location - US by Metropolitan and Non-Metropolitan
Provides information on grants awarded to rural areas by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and its 11 operating divisions. Search by year, organization, state, and metro/non-metro status.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Rural e-News
Online monthly newsletter providing funding opportunities, training, and resources relevant to rural economic development, community development, and education.
Type: Journal/Newsletter
Sponsoring organization: Rural LISC
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Sustainability Planning Tools
Collection of resources to help consider long-term program sustainability plans that address community needs and engage partners and stakeholders in the process.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Georgia Health Policy Center
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Candid Learning
Offers information, resources, and frequently asked questions (FAQs) to help organizations become nonprofits, secure funding, and operate effective organizations.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Foundation Directory Online by Candid
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Last Updated: 5/5/2021