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Social Determinants of Health for Rural People Funding & Opportunities

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Wells Fargo Community Giving Programs
Funding for nonprofit organizations in the areas of sustainable home ownership, affordable housing, disaster relief and rebuilding, education, military and veterans, financial education, and the environment.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Wells Fargo
Rural Impact County Challenge: Community Coaching to Combat Rural Child Poverty Inactive
The Rural Impact County Challenge will recognize and support counties making strides in reducing child poverty in rural communities. The challenge will provide community coaching and resources to develop and implement evidenced-based approaches to reduce the number of children and families living in poverty in rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2017
Sponsor: National Association of Counties
HUD Section 4 Capacity Building Grants Inactive
Grants to build the technical and administrative capacity of community development corporations, community housing development organizations, and Native American organizations to carry out community development and affordable housing activities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): May 31, 2017
Application Deadline: Aug 7, 2017
Sponsor: Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
Cultivating Healthy Communities Grant Inactive
Grants to community nonprofit organizations working to address social determinants of health in underserved, low-income, and minority populations, as well as supporting physical, mental, social, and emotional well-being.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 14, 2017
Sponsor: Aetna Foundation
Minority Youth Violence Prevention II (MYVP II): Integrating Social Determinants of Health and Community Policing Approaches Inactive
Grants to identify innovative approaches to significantly reduce the prevalence and impact of youth violence among racial and ethnic minority and/or disadvantaged at-risk youth. MYVP II will support interventions tailored to at-risk racial and ethnic minority and/or disadvantaged youth (ages 12-18 years) and requires coordinated, multi-discipline approaches that should address public health, education, and public safety concerns; disparities in access to public health services; social determinants of health; and risk and protective factors.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Apr 4, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health
Technologies for Improving Population Health and Eliminating Health Disparities (R41/R42) Inactive
Offers funding to develop partnerships between innovative small business concerns (SBCs) and nonprofit research institutions resulting in improving minority health and the reduction of health disparities by commercializing innovative technologies. Rural populations are included in the listed health disparities priority populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jan 22, 2017
Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2017
Sponsors: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Request for Proposals from Indian Tribes and Intertribal Consortia for Nonpoint Source Management Grants Under Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 319 Inactive
Funding for eligible tribes and intertribal consortia to develop and/or implement watershed-based plans and on-the-ground projects that address nonpoint source impairments and contribute to overall protection and improvement of water quality.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 25, 2017
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Accountable Health Communities: Track 1 – Awareness Inactive
This funding opportunity announcement is for the Track 1 – Awareness track only and includes the following elements: (1) screening of community-dwelling beneficiaries to identify certain unmet health-related social needs and (2) referral of community-dwelling beneficiaries to increase awareness of community services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2016
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Early Comprehensive Childhood Systems Impact (ECCS Impact) Inactive
Provides funding to enhance early childhood systems building and demonstrate improved outcomes in population-based children’s developmental health and family well-being indicators using a Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CoIIN) approach.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 15, 2016
Sponsors: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Underground Storage Tank Compliance Assistance and Training Support in Indian Country Inactive
Funding to promote the prevention of releases from federally-regulated underground storage tanks (USTs) in Indian country and the compliance of UST facilities in Indian country with federal regulation
Geographic coverage: National
Application Deadline: Feb 11, 2016
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Accountable Health Communities Model Inactive
Grant objective is to test whether screening beneficiaries for health-related social needs and associated referrals to and navigation of community-based services will improve quality and affordability in Medicare and Medicaid.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Feb 8, 2016
Application Deadline: Mar 31, 2016
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health Pilot Grants Program Inactive
Funds pilot research projects focused on examining the social determinants of American Indian health with transdisciplinary teams.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 15, 2015
Application Deadline: Feb 1, 2016
Sponsors: Collaborative Research Center for American Indian Health, Sanford Research
Community Development Block Grant (ICDBG) Program for Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages - Mold Remediation and Prevention Inactive
Offers funding for mold remediation and prevention on housing units owned by tribes and tribally designated housing entities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 22, 2015
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Last Updated: 8/25/2017