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Funding & Opportunities in Idaho

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RAC for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

America's Farmers Grow Communities Project
Through the program, farmers can direct a $2,500 award to a local non-profit organization that’s important to them and their community.
Geographic coverage: Available in 40 states.
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2014
Community Facility Loans
Loans to help create and improve essential community facilities in the rural West.
Geographic coverage: Available in 13 western states. See program website for details.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Rural Community Assistance Corporation (Western RCAC)
Environmental Infrastructure Loans
Loans to finance water and waste facility projects in the rural West.
Geographic coverage: Available in 13 western states. See program website for details.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Rural Community Assistance Corporation (Western RCAC)
Helen K. and Arthur E. Johnson Foundation
Offers grants to projects that support community and social services, youth, health, seniors, education and civic and culture.
Geographic coverage: Colorado, Idaho, and Oregon
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Idaho J-1 Visa Waiver Program
Offers a J-1 Visa waiver to foreign physicians who commit to serving for three years in an underserved area of Idaho, allowing them to remain in the United States.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust Grant program
Grants for projects that offer assistance to foster youth, elder populations, veterans, and people with disabilities.
Geographic coverage: Available in 14 Western states.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
National Network of Libraries of Medicine Pacific Northwest Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the Pacific Northwest region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Northwest Region
Rural Community Assistance Corporation Housing Loans
Offers loans to create, improve, or expand the supply of affordable housing for communities in the rural West.
Geographic coverage: Available in 13 western states. See program website for details.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Rural Community Assistance Corporation (Western RCAC)
Sunderland Foundation Grants
Supports capital improvement projects in the areas of higher education, churches, youth serving agencies, health facilities, community buildings, museums, civic projects, and housing projects.
Geographic coverage: Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Arkansas, Iowa, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Utah, and Montana.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Sunderland Foundation
Wells Fargo Corporate Giving Programs
Funding for nonprofit organizations in the areas of community development, education, human services, arts and culture, civic responsibility, and environmental consciousness.
Geographic coverage: Available in 40 States.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Wells Fargo

Inactive Funding & Opportunities in Idaho

The programs listed below have been funded in the past, but are not currently accepting applications. Information about these inactive funding programs is provided only for your convenience and does not indicate that the programs will be available in the future. To inquire about future availability of a particular program, please contact the funding agency or organization.

Cecilia B. Abhold Award - Western Stream
Recognizes farmworker health outreach programs, specifically transportation programs; outreach and enrollment programs; or patient-centered medical home models.
Geographic coverage: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2013
Sponsor: Health Outreach Partners
Idaho Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Idaho.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs
Idaho Grant Proposal Writing Course Scholarship
Scholarships to participate in an online Grant Proposal Writing course offered by Fort Hays State University in Idaho.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Feb 12, 2014
Sponsor: Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Idaho Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (FLEX)
Grants for projects that improve health care quality, performance, or patient safety in Critical Access Hospitals, or Emergency Medical Systems in CAH areas of Idaho.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2014
Sponsor: Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Idaho Rural Physician Incentive Program (RPIP)
Offers loan repayment assistance to physicians who agree to practice in medically underserved areas of Idaho.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Aug 29, 2014
Sponsor: Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Idaho State Loan Repayment Program
Offers loan repayment assistance to certain healthcare professionals who agree to practice in a Health Professional Shortage Area of Idaho.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Nov 21, 2014
Sponsor: Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care
Programs to Reduce Obesity in High Obesity Areas
Awards funds to land grant colleges and universities for projects that will work to improve physical activity and nutrition; reduce obesity; and prevent and control diabetes, heart disease, and stroke in areas where adult obesity rates are high.
Geographic coverage: Available in 25 states.
Application Deadline: Jul 23, 2014
Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program
Supports health care organizations in implementing cancer screening programs; developing education programs; disseminating information on radiogenic diseases;screening eligible individuals for cancer and other radiogenic diseases; providing appropriate referrals; and facilitating documentation of Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA) claims.
Geographic coverage: Available in 12 states
Application Deadline: Feb 14, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Rural Health Policy
Regence Sojourns Award
Award to recognize inspirational leaders in the field of palliative and end-of-life care.
Geographic coverage: Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Utah
Application Deadline: Mar 10, 2014
Sponsor: Cambia Health Foundation
Rural Community Hospital Demonstration Program
Demonstration is designed to test the feasibility and advisability of reasonable cost reimbursement for inpatient services to small rural hospitals.
Geographic coverage: Utah, South Dakota, Oregon, Nevada, Mississippi, Minnesota, Idaho, Wyoming, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Maine, New England, Montana, Kansas, Iowa, Colorado, Arizona, Arkansas and North Dakota
Application Deadline: Oct 14, 2010
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Sojourns Program
Grants to help establish palliative care programs, with funding priority given to small and rural communities in Oregon, Washington, Utah and Idaho.
Geographic coverage: Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Utah
Application Deadline: Sep 21, 2014
Sponsor: Cambia Health Foundation
The Rural Health Care Access Program (RHCAP)
Awards funding to projects that help rural communities improve access to primary medical and dental health care through telehealth projects, community development projects, or recruitment and retention projects.
Geographic coverage: Idaho
Application Deadline: Aug 29, 2014
Sponsor: Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
Wal-Mart State Giving Program (Region 1)
Provides grants to organizations working in the area of hunger and nutrition; career opportunity; education; health care access; and human services.
Geographic coverage: Available in 19 states and Puerto Rico
Application Deadline: Jul 12, 2014
Sponsor: Wal-Mart Foundation
Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund
Funds programs that work in the areas of affordable housing and shelter; education and youth development; environmental stewardship; and human services.
Geographic coverage: Available in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Application Deadline: Aug 1, 2014
Sponsor: Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation
Yoneo Ono Rural Volunteer Award
Honors people who have made significant lifelong volunteer contributions to their rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Available in 13 states
Application Deadline: Apr 13, 2014
Sponsor: Rural Community Assistance Corporation (Western RCAC)