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Rural Health Research Dissemination Cooperative Agreement

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

  Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.155
Link view program website
Sponsor Office of Rural Health Policy
Deadlines Jan 14, 2013

For business, administrative, or fiscal questions:
Benoit M. Mirindi
Senior Public Health Analyst
Phone: 301.443.6606

For program issues or technical assistance:
Megan Meacham
Public Health Analyst
Phone: 301.443.8349


Rural Health Research Dissemination Cooperative Agreement grant will provide funding for an organization to disseminate and market policy-oriented information for use by diverse audiences and policymakers at national, state, and community levels to inform and raise awareness of issues affecting rural health.

Key policy issues cover a variety of policy-oriented topics such as, but not limited to:

  • Access to health care for the under- and uninsured
  • Health care quality and outcomes
  • Home health
  • Rural health clinics
  • Racial and ethnic disparities

Grantees must maintain a Rural Health Research website and a Listserv that includes ORHP research projects and updates.


Eligible applicants include public and non-profit entities. Faith-based and community-based organizations, Tribes, and tribal organizations are eligible to apply.

Eligible applicants must have prior relevant experience that was national in scope and must have an established long term relationship with a variety of Rural Health Research Centers and national Rural Health Researchers.

Applicants must have significant experience in analyzing rural health issues and have a master's or doctoral-level principal investigator who is familiar with healthcare issues and challenges faced in rural communities and major policy issues affecting this population.

Amount of

Award Ceiling: $120,000 per year
Project Length: 4 years


Links to program guidance and the online application are available through

Tagged as Health policy, Health research, Networking and collaboration

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Funding for this project was supported by Grant Number U56RH05539 from the Office of Rural Health Policy, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The contents of this website are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the funder.