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Funding & Opportunities by Type: Grants and Contracts

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RAC for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information. You can also browse a list of inactive funding programs.

National Programs

340B Drug Pricing Program
Allows certain facilities such as Critical Access Hospitals and Federally-qualified health center look-alikes to purchase prescription and non-prescription medications at reduced cost.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Bureau of Primary Health Care

340B Peer-to-Peer Program
Applicants will join a network of 340B providers that will share knowledge and collaborate with peers to improve health care design and delivery.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: American Pharmacists Association

Academy of General Dentistry Foundation Grant Program
Supports programs that offer access to quality oral health care outreach for underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2014
Sponsor: Academy of General Dentistry

Accountable Care Organization Investment Model
Offers pre-paid shared savings to encourage new ACOs to form in rural and underserved areas and current Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs to assume greater levels of financial risk, which will improve care for beneficiaries and generate Medicare savings.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2014
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Advances in Patient Safety through Simulation Research (R18)
Award grants for projects that develop, test, and evaluate simulation approaches that have the potential to improve the safe delivery of healthcare. Past projects included testing simulation approaches in rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 26, 2016
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Agricultural Health and Safety Special Project and Pilot Study Funds (Mini-grant Program)
Funding to support small-scale projects and pilot studies that address prevention of childhood agricultural disease and injury.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 7, 2014
Sponsor: National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety

Agricultural Safety Grants
Awards funding to local- or regional-level agricultural health and safety intervention projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jan 7, 2015
Sponsor: Agricultural Safety and Health Council of America

AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)
Supports the dissemination and implementation of research projects concerning the delivery of health care in inner-city and rural areas, including frontier areas. Priority research areas include quality, safety, cost, efficiency, and expansion of insurance coverage.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 25, 2017
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Alzheimer's Foundation of America Bi-Annual Grant
Provides grants to nonprofit member organizations to develop or enhance educational and support services for people living with Alzheimer's and their families.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Alzheimer's Foundation of America

AmeriCorps State and National Grants
Funding for programs that are designed to strengthen communities and solve local problems.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Dec 10, 2014
Application Deadline: Jan 21, 2015
Sponsor: Corporation for National and Community Service

BNSF Railway Foundation
Offers grants to organizations that operate near a BNSF railway line. Among others, priority areas include health and human service organizations, programs that address chemical dependency treatment and prevention, spouse and child abuse, women's and children's aid, transitional shelters, hospitals, medical programs, and youth development programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: BNSF Railway Foundation

Brownfields Assessment Grants
Funding to inventory, characterize, assess, and conduct planning (including cleanup planning) and community involvement related to brownfield sites.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 19, 2014
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Brownfields Cleanup Grants
Provides funds to carry out cleanup activities at a specific Brownfield site, resulting in better community environmental health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 19, 2014
Sponsor: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

California Healthcare Foundation Unsolicited Proposals
Accepts unsolicited grant proposals from organizations working in the areas of chronic disease care, innovations for the underserved, health reform, public programs, and health policy.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: California HealthCare Foundation

Calvert Foundation Loan Program
Loans to community organizations that act as financial intermediaries, including loan funds, microfinance institutions, affordable housing developers and social enterprises.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Calvert Foundation

Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization (HCFO)
Funds to support policy analysis, research, evaluation and demonstration projects on health care policy and financing issues.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Christopher D. Smithers Foundation Grants
Provides funding to alcoholism prevention and education programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Christopher D. Smithers Foundation

CHS Foundation Grants
Awards funding for projects and programs related to rural youth leadership, rural cooperative education, community leadership development, and farm and agriculture safety.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: CHS Foundation

Coca-Cola Foundation
Support for water stewardship, healthy active lifestyles, community recycling, and education.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Coca-Cola Foundation

Commonwealth Fund Health Grants
Supports independent research on health and social issues and makes grants to improve health care practice and policy.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Commonwealth Fund

Community Assessment and Education to Promote Behavioral Health Planning and Evaluation Phase II (CAPE 2)
Awards funding to land grant institutions to develop and implement innovative early warning systems for emerging community behavioral health issues, such as substance use and abuse; relationship abuse; and mental illness or depression.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 19, 2014
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Program
Offers funding for Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) to promote economic revitalization in low-income communities. Works to build capacity of programs that serve low-income people who lack access to affordable financial products and services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 24, 2014
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Treasury

Community Response Fund
Supports organizations, activities, and events that offer short-term, immediate solutions to oral health care challenges in underserved communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: DentaQuest Foundation

DentaQuest President's Fund
Supports convenings, events, and activities that promote oral health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: DentaQuest Foundation

Development and Translation of Medical Technologies to Reduce Health Disparities (R43/44)
Awards funding to small business concerns to develop and test medical technologies aimed at reducing disparities in healthcare access and outcomes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Apr 28, 2015
Application Deadline: Sep 7, 2015
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Emergency Disaster Grant Program
Provides a small measure of immediate financial assistance to dentists who are victims of a disaster.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: American Dental Association

Emergency Disaster Grants for 501(c)(3) Organizations Providing Dental Care Following a Disaster
Awards grants to organizations that can provide needed emergency dental care in communities affected by a disaster.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: American Dental Association

Exploratory and Developmental Grant to Improve Health Care Quality through Health Information Technology (IT) (R21)
Awards funding for research related to projects on Health Information Technology projects. Funding may be used for pilot/feasibility studies, data analysis, or economic analysis.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 17, 2016
Sponsor: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Faith-Based Initiatives to Transform the Food System - Presbyterian Hunger Program
Offers small seed grants to Presbyterian Church congregations for projects that work to build or rebuild the local food economy and address food security for low-income people.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Presbyterian Hunger Program

Federal Property Suitable as Facilities to Assist the Homeless
Offers unutilized, underutilized, excess, or surplus federal properties for use to assist homeless persons.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Federal Surplus Real Property Available for Public Use
Enables certain nonfederal organizations to obtain property that the federal government no longer needs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: U.S. General Services Administration

Fuel Up Breakfast Grants Program
Funds to help schools improve school-based healthy eating and physical activity options, including school breakfast programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 5, 2014

Fuel Up to Play 60 Grants
Offers funding to schools to start or maintain a healthy nutrition and physical activity program.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 5, 2014
Sponsor: Fuel Up to Play 60

Georgia-Pacific Foundation Grants
Grants for organizations projects that focus on education, the environment, community enhancement, affordable housing, arts and culture, and entrepreneurship.
Geographic coverage: Offered in 28 states in areas where Georgia-Pacific does business.
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2014
Sponsor: Georgia Pacific Foundation

Healthy Environments
Funding to improve the health and well being of vulnerable children from low-income families by making the places they live, learn, and play safe and supportive of overall good health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Kresge Foundation

Hearst Foundations Grants
The Hearst Foundations are national philanthropic resources for organizations and institutions working in the fields of Education, Health, Culture, and Social Service.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Hearst Foundations

HIV Early Intervention Services (EIS) Program Existing Geographic Service Areas (EISEGA)
Funding to provide, on an ongoing outpatient basis, high quality early intervention services/primary care to individuals with HIV infection.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 14, 2014
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration

Innovations for Healthy Living - Improving Minority Health and Eliminating Health Disparities (R43)
Awards funding to small business concerns (SBCs) to develop a product, process, or service for commercialization that would result in the reduction of disparities in healthcare access and health outcomes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 27, 2014
Application Deadline: Jan 27, 2015
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Innovative Approaches to Improve Community Health
Supports promising new practices that serve vulnerable populations by advancing prevention, improving access, and integrating primary community and clinical care.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Kresge Foundation

Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation Grants
Among other things, provides grants to programs that support health professions education for the care of underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation

Kroger Company Foundation
Grants are made to feed the hungry, support breast cancer initiatives, and assist local grassroots organizations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide, only in areas of company operations.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Kroger Company Foundation

Lowe's Toolbox for Education Program
Provides grants for school improvement projects, including school gardens, physical fitness areas, and walking trails.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 13, 2015
Sponsor: Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation

Market R&D Pilot Program
Makes awards to healthcare organizations and innovative companies who work together to create innovative health IT products that will meet rising need.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Mar 2, 2015
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Medicare Community-Based Care Transitions Program
Funding for community based organizations to improve the quality of care transitions, reduce readmissions for high risk Medicare beneficiaries, and document measurable savings to the Medicare program by reducing unnecessary readmissions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 20, 2012
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Multidisciplinary and Collaborative Research Consortium to Reduce Oral Health Disparities in Children: A Multilevel Approach (UH2/UH3)
Awards grants to multidisciplinary teams to test an intervention related to children's oral health or evaluate outcomes of an existing program or policy intended to reduce oral health disparities and inequalities, with the goal of improving oral health for low-income rural or urban populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 9, 2014
Application Deadline: Dec 9, 2014
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

National School Lunch After School Snack Program
Funding for schools to provide after school snacks to low-income children who participate in the National School Lunch program.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: USDA Food and Nutrition Service

Native American Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) Assistance Program
Funding to increase access to credit, capital and financial services in Native Communities through the creation and expansion of Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) primarily serving Native Communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 24, 2014
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Treasury

NBCC Foundation Rural Scholarships
Offers scholarships to students residing in rural areas who are currently enrolled in a master's-level counseling program and are committed to practicing in rural communities after graduation.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 15, 2014
Sponsor: NBCC Foundation

Open Meadows Foundation Grants
Grants for projects that are led by and benefit women and girls, particularly those from vulnerable communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2015
Sponsor: Open Meadows Foundation

Oral Health 2020 Initiative
Awards funding to organizations to create networks, establish partnerships, and analyze policy with the goal of eliminating oral disease in children and increasing oral health across the lifespan.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: DentaQuest Foundation

Phyllis and Milton Berg Family Respite Care Grant
Funding to help alleviate the cost of respite care for families caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2014
Sponsor: Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Research on Children in Military Families: The Impact of Parental Military Deployment and Reintegration on Child and Family Functioning
Funds to encourage conferences and meetings to examine questions relating to the impact of parental military deployment, combat-related stress, and military reintegration.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Sep 8, 2015
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

RGK Foundation Grants
Grants that support projects in the areas of education, community, and medicine/health.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: RGK Foundation

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pioneer Portfolio Unsolicited Proposals
Grants to address health care workforce, innovative health care solutions, and health care to vulnerable populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI)
Grants to provide financial and technical assistance to recipients to develop their capacity and ability to undertake projects related to housing, community facilities, or community and economic development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 12, 2014
Sponsor: USDA Rural Development

Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant Program (REDLG)
Offers loans and grants to assist in the economic development of rural areas, including funds for healthcare facilities and equipment; telecommunications networks; and job creation projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: USDA Rural Development

Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program
Supports projects that will enhance and sustain the delivery of effective healthcare in rural communities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 14, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Rural Health Policy

Scholarships for Rural Students
Awards scholarships to students from rural areas who are undergraduate or graduate students enrolled full-time in a college or university.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2015

Service Area Competition Funding for Health Center Program (Areas Served with a Project Period Start Date of April 1, 2014)
Funding to provide comprehensive primary health care services to an underserved area or population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 5, 2014
Sponsor: Bureau of Primary Health Care

Service Area Competition Funding for Health Center Program (Areas Served with a Project Period Start Date of June 1, 2015)
Funding to provide comprehensive primary health care services to an underserved area or population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 3, 2014
Sponsor: Bureau of Primary Health Care

Service Area Competition Funding for Health Center Program (Areas Served with a Project Period Start Date of May 1, 2015)
Funding to provide comprehensive primary health care services to an underserved area or population.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Nov 19, 2014
Sponsor: Bureau of Primary Health Care

Stand Down Grants
Provides funding for events that offer homeless veteran populations a variety of social services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Veterans Employment and Training Service

Summer Food Service Program
Funding to provide free, nutritious meals and snacks to help children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need during the summer months.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Susan G. Komen Affiliate Community Health Grants
Funding for breast cancer education, screening, and treatment projects.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

System-Level Health Services and Policy Research on Health Disparities (R01)
Funds system-level health services and policy research that can contribute to the elimination of health disparities, with an emphasis on research related to minority, socioeconomically disadvantaged, and rural populations.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Dec 20, 2014
Application Deadline: Jan 20, 2015
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Technical Assistance and Training Grant for Rural Waste Systems
Grants for organizations that assist communities with water or wastewater operations through technical assistance and/or training.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: USDA Rural Development

Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative - Practice Transformation Network (PTN)
Awards funding to group practices, healthcare systems, and others that join together to provide clinician practices with quality improvement expertise, best practices, coaching and assistance. The aim of these networks is to help clinicians move from volume-driven systems to value-based, patient-centered, and coordinated healthcare services.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Nov 20, 2014
Application Deadline: Jan 6, 2015
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Transforming Clinical Practices Initiative - Support and Alignment Networks
Awards funding to medical professional associations, specialty societies and for the establishment and operation of Support and Alignment Networks (SAN), which will offer support, technical assistance, and dissemination venues for Practice Transformation Networks. The aim of SAN is to promote best practices and models of care that are quality driven.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Nov 20, 2014
Application Deadline: Jan 6, 2015
Sponsor: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

U.S. Bancorp Foundation Grants
Support for the creation of economic opportunity through grants to organizations that provide affordable housing, encourage self-sufficiency, and assist economic development.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: U.S. Bancorp Foundation

USAC Rural Health Care Telecommunications Program
Provides discounts to rural health care providers to obtain internet and telecommunications access.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Universal Service Administrative Company

USDA Community Facilities Loan and Grant Program
Funding to construct, enlarge, or improve essential community facilities for health care, public safety, and public services in rural areas.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: USDA Rural Development

USDA Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center Cooperative Agreement
Will award funds to establish a national center dedicated to reducing child food insecurity in persistently poor rural counties.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Oct 20, 2014
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2014
Sponsor: USDA Food and Nutrition Service

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Grants
Supports programs that work in the areas of childhood education, healthy children, secure families, racial equity, and civic engagement.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Wal-Mart Foundation Community Grant Program
Grants to support the needs of local communities in the areas of hunger, nutrition, women's economic empowerment, career opportunities, and sustainability.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Wal-Mart Foundation

Wal-Mart National Giving Program
Grants to organizations working in the area of hunger relief and nutrition, sustainability, women's economic empowerment, or career opportunities.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Wal-Mart Foundation

Walgreen Community Grant Program
Funding for access to health and wellness, pharmacy education programs and mentoring initiatives, civic and community outreach, and emergency and disaster relief.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Walgreen Company

Whole Kids School Garden Grant Program
Offers grants to develop school gardens.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2014
Sponsor: Whole Kids Foundation

Youth Garden Grants Program
Awards funding to schools and community organizations with child-centered garden programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 5, 2014
Sponsor: National Gardening Association

State and Regional Programs

ACF Strengthening Organizations Grant
Offers grants to nonprofit organizations in Alaska for organizational development, leadership development, building collaborations with the community, and evaluation of organizational effectiveness.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Dec 1, 2014
Sponsor: Alaska Community Foundation

AgStar Fund for Rural America
Provides grants to organizations in Minnesota and Wisconsin that enhance agricultural life in rural America with focus on education, environment, technology, and quality of life.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota and northeast Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2014
Sponsor: AgStar Financial Services

Alabama Power Foundation Grant
Offers funds to nonprofit organizations in Alabama working in one of the following areas: health, human services, arts, community life, education, or the environment.
Geographic coverage: Alabama
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Alaska Community Development Block Grant Program
Awards grants to Alaskan communities for public facilities and planning activities which will address issues detrimental to the health and safety of local residents, and will reduce the costs of essential community services.
Geographic coverage: Alaska
Application Deadline: Dec 5, 2014
Sponsor: Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development

American Electric Power Foundation Grants
Supports nonprofits working in the areas of hunger; housing; health and safety; human services; education; and the environment.
Geographic coverage: Available in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, and West Virginia.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: American Electric Power Foundation

Appalachian Community Fund Technical Assistance Grants
Funding for technical assistance needs for community-based organizations that address underlying causes of economic and social distress in the Appalachian region.
Geographic coverage: Appalachian counties of Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, and West Virginia
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Appalachian Community Fund

Arizona Innovation Grants
Provides grants to organizations in Arizona to work on innovative programs or projects that address policy, systems change, and the social determinants of health that affect community well-being and health outcomes.
Geographic coverage: Arizona
Letter of Intent (Required): Nov 3, 2014
Application Deadline: Jan 19, 2015
Sponsor: St. Luke's Health Initiatives

Arkansas Rural Community Development and Community Fire Protection Grant Program
Awards funding to rural communities for renovations, new construction, additions, and equipment for publicly-owned buildings, parks, and fire facilities.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Dec 5, 2014
Sponsor: Arkansas Department of Rural Services

Atherton Family Foundation Grants
Offers grants for projects and programs in Hawaii in the areas of arts, culture, and humanities; community development; education; environment; health; human services; spiritual development; and youth development.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Atherton Family Foundation

Ball Brothers Foundation Rapid Response Grants
Offers small grants to organizations in Indiana that require immediate assistance to continue a project, provide professional development, buy equipment or materials, formulate a project idea, carry out a mandated law or event, or for seed money to begin a new project.
Geographic coverage: Indiana
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2014
Sponsor: Ball Brothers Foundation

Blandin Foundation Major Grants
Funding for large projects that stimulate economic opportunity, educational opportunities, and community leadership in rural Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blandin Foundation

Blandin Foundation Quick Response Grants
Funding for projects that stimulate economic opportunity, educational opportunities, and community leadership in rural Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blandin Foundation

Breakthrough Idea Challenge
Awards funding for new concepts and projects designed to improve the health and well-being of North Dakotans and Minnesotans.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota and Minnesota
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Dakota Medical Foundation

California Catalyst Fund
Offers funding to community-based primary care providers for the development and implementation of strategic restructuring projects - including mergers, the creation of management service organizations, joint programs, etc.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Nonprofit Financing Fund

California Wellness Foundation Grants
Funds to support nonprofit organizations in California working to prevent health problems that result from inequities related to the social determinants of health.
Geographic coverage: California
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: California Wellness Foundation

Caring for Colorado Foundation Grants
Funds projects in Colorado that improve or increase access to community health programs and services, especially projects that target underserved populations.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Caring for Colorado Foundation

Child Care Grants
Awards funding for programs that offer opportunities for vulnerable children in North Carolina and South Carolina, including programs working in the areas of early intervention, domestic violence, supportive services, and youth mentoring programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina and South Carolina
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Duke Endowment

Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation Grants
Awards grants to organizations working in West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania in the areas of health, human services, education, economic development, and community development.
Geographic coverage: West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation

Colorado Boettcher Foundation Capital Grants
Awards capital grants to nonprofit organizations and government entities in Colorado working in the areas community enrichment, social services, and education.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Colorado Fresh Food Financing Fund (CO4F)
Provides low-interest loans to support activities and businesses that improve access to healthy food retail and remove barriers that prevent Colorado's underserved populations from obtaining healthy food.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Colorado Housing and Finance Authority

Colorado Health Foundation Grants
Grants to programs that work to increase healthy living, access to health care, and the number of Coloradans with health coverage.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Colorado Health Foundation

Colorado Resource for Emergency Education And Trauma and Grants (CREATE)
Assists private and public organizations in improving and expanding the emergency medical and trauma system in Colorado.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Colorado Rural Health Center

Connecticut Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Connecticut.
Geographic coverage: Connecticut
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Daniels Fund Grants
Offers grants to nonprofit organizations working in the areas of aging, alcoholism and substance abuse, amateur sports, youth development, disabilities, homelessness, and education.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico, Utah, Colorado and Wyoming
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Daniels Fund

Delaware Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Delaware.
Geographic coverage: Delaware
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Delta Community Capital Initiative (DCCI)
Awards grants to community development lending and investing institutions that work to benefit communities in the Lower Mississippi Delta Region.
Geographic coverage: Available in the Delta region.
Application Deadline: Nov 3, 2014
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Delta Dental of Iowa Grant Funding Programs
Offers funding to increase the dental health of children and elderly Iowans.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Delta Dental of Iowa

El Paso Community Foundation Grants
Grants to organizations that work in the areas of arts, education, environment/animals, health, disabilities, human services, and economic development.
Geographic coverage: West Texas, southern New Mexico and northern Chihuahua, Mexico.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

El Pomar Foundation
Grant support to Colorado nonprofit organizations involved in health, human services, education, arts and humanities, and civic and community initiatives.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Entergy Micro Grants
Provides grants for projects that effectively impact arts and culture; community improvement/enrichment; education and literacy; the environment; or healthy families.
Geographic coverage: Communities within Entergy's service area in Arkansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, Texas, and Vermont
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Entergy Corporation

Ford Family Foundation Grants
Offers grants to small, rural communities for community development; technical assistance; critical needs; and programs that offer increased access to health or dental services, youth development, or child abuse prevention.
Geographic coverage: Oregon and Siskiyou County, California
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Ford Family Foundation

Gannett Foundation Community Action Grants
Supports local organizations with funding priority given to programs that focus on education and neighborhood improvement, economic development, youth development, community problem-solving, assistance to disadvantaged people, environmental conservation, and cultural enrichment.
Geographic coverage: Limited to certain areas of 35 states and U.S. territories, see sponsor's website for more details.
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2015
Sponsor: Gannett Foundation

Gates Family Foundation Capital Grants
Provides support for building purchase, construction, expansion, renovation, and/or land acquisition for Colorado organizations working in the areas of arts and culture; education; well-being of children, youth, and families; parks and recreation; and community development.
Geographic coverage: Colorado
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Gates Family Foundation

Guam Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Guam.
Geographic coverage: Guam
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Hawaii Susan G. Komen Community Grant
Grants for programs in Hawaii that help reduce breast cancer mortality, especially for low-income, uninsured/underinsured Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, and Filipinos living in rural and remote areas.
Geographic coverage: Hawaii
Application Deadline: Dec 19, 2014
Sponsor: Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Health Care Grants
Awards funding to programs working in North Carolina or South Carolina and work to address barriers to health care, including quality, access, safety of services, and early intervention programs. Supports small rural hospitals with capital funding, technology development, and education and training programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina and South Carolina
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Duke Endowment

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

Hershey Foundation Grants
Funding for unique, innovative, and creative projects for children in Northeast Ohio.
Geographic coverage: Northeast Ohio
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Hershey Foundation

Hometown Challenge Grant
Awards matching grants for one-time, safety-related for communities served by Alliant Energy in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

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 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

Illinois Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Illinois.
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Illinois Heartsaver AED Grant Program
Provides matching grants for the purchase of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs).
Geographic coverage: Illinois
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2014
Sponsor: Illinois Department of Public Health

Investigator Initiated Research Program
Funds Michigan-based applied research projects addressing the quality and cost of health care, access to care, and community health.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Iowa Community Development Block Grant Program: Community Facilities and Services
Offers funds to assist communities with a variety of projects including childcare facilities, senior centers, vocational workshops, and other community services such as stormwater projects.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Jan 12, 2015
Sponsor: Iowa Economic Development Authority

Iowa Community Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan Unmet Needs Grant
Awards funding to local boards of health in Iowa to develop and implement sustainable approaches to addressing unmet community needs that were identified in the state community health needs assessment and health improvement plan.
Geographic coverage: Iowa
Application Deadline: Nov 17, 2014
Sponsor: Iowa Department of Public Health

Jewel-Osco In Your Community
Funding to nonprofit and school programs for hunger relief, health, and nutrition.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Kansas Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Kansas.
Geographic coverage: Kansas
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Kentucky Community Engagement Matching Grants
Awards grants to nonprofit organizations in Kentucky working toward promoting responsive health policy and developing comprehensive community-based initiatives, including school programs.
Geographic coverage: Kentucky
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky

Kentucky Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Kentucky.
Geographic coverage: Kentucky
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Kerr Foundation Grants
Provides grants in the areas of education, health, cultural development, and community service.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas, Missouri, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas. Oklahoma organizations will receive first priority for available funds. They also accept proposals from the Washington, D.C. area.
Application Deadline: Jan 16, 2015
Sponsor: Kerr Foundation

Laura Jane Musser Fund: Rural Initiative Program
Encourages collaborative and participatory efforts among citizens in rural communities that will help to strengthen their towns and regions in a number of civic areas.
Geographic coverage: Ohio, Colorado, Hawaii, Michigan, Minnesota, Wyoming
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2014

Maine Discretionary Grants and Meeting Support
Awards grants to organizations working to expand access to care and improve health, especially for the uninsured and/or medically underserved in Maine.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Maine Health Access Foundation

Maine Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Maine.
Geographic coverage: Maine
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Maryland Small Grants Program
Awards funding to nonprofit organizations in Maryland working in the areas of basic human needs, health, disabilities, education, community support, the elderly, and workforce development.
Geographic coverage: Maryland and Northeastern Pennsylvania
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation

Massachusetts Catalyst Fund
Awards grants to help community-based healthcare organizations strengthen their capacity to expand access to healthcare in Massachusetts.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation

Massachusetts Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Massachusetts.
Geographic coverage: Massachusetts
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

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

Michigan Community Health Matching Program
Grants for non-profit organizations to develop and evaluate new approaches that increase access to health care, address public health issues, improve quality of care, and enhance efficiency of health systems in Michigan.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Michigan Proposal Development Award
Grants to help Michigan-based nonprofit community organizations develop grant proposals for healthcare initiatives.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Minnesota Dental Safety Net Grant Program
Offers grants to nonprofit Critical Access Dental providers in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2014
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care

Minnesota Family Medicine Residency Grant Program
Assists Family Medicine Residency programs outside the seven-county Minnesota Twin Cities metropolitan area by supporting costs associated with training eligible physician residents.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Nov 26, 2014
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care

Minnesota March of Dimes Chapter Community Grants Program
Awards funding for programs that address healthy lifestyles and weight management among pregnant and parenting women in Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2014
Sponsor: March of Dimes Foundation

Minnesota Rural Hospital Capital Improvement Grant Program
Assists small rural hospitals with funding to undertake needed modernization projects to update, remodel, or replace aging hospital facilities and equipment.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Letter of Intent (Required): Dec 12, 2014
Application Deadline: Mar 13, 2015
Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care

Minnesota Susan G. Komen Community Grant
Grants for programs that help reduce breast cancer mortality, especially to medically underserved areas of Minnesota.
Geographic coverage: Minnesota
Application Deadline: Jan 9, 2015
Sponsor: Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Mississippi Community Development Block Grant Program Economic Development Program
Offers funding to counties and municipalities to assist with the location, expansion, or retention of job-creating businesses, including healthcare facilities.
Geographic coverage: Mississippi
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Mississippi Development Authority

Mississippi Development Infrastructure Grant Program (DIP)
Offers grants to municipalities and counties to assist with costs related to the construction, renovation, or expansion of publicly-owned infrastructure, including healthcare facilities.
Geographic coverage: Mississippi
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Mississippi Development Authority

Mississippi Rural Impact Fund Grant Program (RIF)
Provides funding for publicly owned infrastructure needs in rural areas of Mississippi.
Geographic coverage: Mississippi
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Mississippi Development Authority

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Greater Midwest Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the greater Midwest region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Middle Atlantic Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the Middle Atlantic region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Delaware, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region

National Network of Libraries of Medicine New England Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the New England region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, New England Region

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

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Pacific Southwest Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the Pacific Southwest region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and U.S. Territories
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Southwest Region

National Network of Libraries of Medicine South Central Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the South Central region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, South Central Region

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Southeastern/Atlantic Region Funding
Provides funding for National Network of Libraries members located in the Southeaster/Atlantic region to assist them in conducting outreach and technology projects.
Geographic coverage: Alabama, District of Columbia, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Region

Nebraska Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Nebraska
Geographic coverage: Nebraska
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

New Jersey Health Initiatives: Building a Culture of Health in New Jersey - Communities Moving to Action
Grants to support existing multi-sector, community-based coalitions that are working to make sustainable systems and policy changes that will result in long-term solutions for healthy living.
Geographic coverage: New Jersey
Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2015
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

New Mexico Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in New Mexico.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

New Mexico Primary Care Capital Fund
Makes loans to non-profit primary care clinics in rural and medically underserved areas, including school-based health centers and telehealth sites.
Geographic coverage: New Mexico
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: New Mexico Finance Authority

New York Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in New York.
Geographic coverage: New York
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Nonprofit Training Resource Fund
Grants to organizations for employees to attend approved classes and courses that will enhance their job performance.
Geographic coverage: Available in 16 states; see the program website for details.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: TD Charitable Foundation

North Carolina Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in North Carolina.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

North Carolina Rural Church Grants
Offers funding to United Methodist Churches in rural areas for health and human service-related outreach programs, church development, and leadership programs.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Duke Endowment

North Carolina Water and Sewer Appropriation Funds Planning Grants
Grants to plan projects related to water, wastewater, and public health in rural areas of North Carolina.
Geographic coverage: North Carolina
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: North Carolina Rural Economic Development Center

North Dakota Community Foundation
Supports a broad range of projects throughout communities in North Dakota.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2015

North Dakota Housing Market Survey Grant
Offers grants to rural communities in North Dakota to develop a local housing strategy.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: North Dakota Housing Finance Agency

North Dakota Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (Flex) Grant Program
Grants to Critical Access Hospitals in rural North Dakota to perform a revenue cycle management analysis, or to implement activities related to a community needs assessment.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Nov 20, 2014
Sponsor: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health

North Dakota Rural Healthcare Exchange Program for CAHs
Provides travel support for individuals or small groups from Critical Access Hospitals to meet with similar entities from other areas of the state and share information, ideas, and successful approaches to improving quality and access to healthcare services.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health

Northwest Health Foundation Event Sponsorships
Provides sponsorship for events that promote health or contribute to the determinants of health in Oregon or southwest Washington.
Geographic coverage: Oregon and southwest Washington.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Northwest Health Foundation

Ohio Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Ohio.
Geographic coverage: Ohio
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Oklahoma Dental Loan Repayment Program (ODLRP)
Offers loan repayment assistance to dentists who agree to practice in a Dental Health Professional Shortage Area of Oklahoma.
Geographic coverage: Oklahoma
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Department of Health

Oklahoma Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Oklahoma.
Geographic coverage: Oklahoma
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Oregon Better Nursing Home Care Fund
Awards funding for projects that focus on improving care for nursing home residents in Oregon, including projects that improve quality of life or that focus on better ways to recruit and retain nursing home staff, especially Certified Nursing Assistants.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Feb 6, 2015
Sponsor: Oregon Community Foundation

Oregon Community Grant Program
Offers grants to programs in Oregon that address health and well-being of vulnerable populations; educational opportunities and achievement; arts and culture; or community livability, environment, and citizen engagement.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Oregon Community Foundation

Oregon Pediatric Training Grants
Offers funding to support pediatric emergency training and continuing education for emergency medical service providers in Oregon.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Oregon Health Authority

Oregon Telehealth Pilot Project
Awards funding for telehealth pilot projects in Oregon that improve care coordination; increase individuals’ access to their own health data and engagement in their care; expand system capacity; and achieve efficiencies in healthcare delivery.
Geographic coverage: Oregon
Letter of Intent (Optional): Nov 13, 2014
Application Deadline: Dec 10, 2014
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Rural Health

Otto Bremer Foundation Grants
Provides funding for organizations working to supply people with basic needs and helping them become financially stable and self-reliant. Funding is available for a variety of reasons, including general operating support and capital projects.
Geographic coverage: North Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Otto Bremer Foundation

Pennsylvania Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Pennsylvania.
Geographic coverage: Pennsylvania
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

PeyBack Foundation Children and Youth Funding
Grants to programs that provide leadership; mentoring programs; after school or summer programs; or healthy living programs for children and youth.
Geographic coverage: Indiana, Louisiana, Tennessee, and Colorado
Application Deadline: Feb 10, 2015
Sponsor: PeyBack Foundation

Physician Investigator Research Award
Funding for Michigan physicians to explore a research idea concerning quality, cost, or appropriate access to care.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Plum Creek Foundation Grants
Offers grants in 18 states to human service organizations; hospitals and medical programs, including funds for equipment; youth-serving organizations; community development projects; arts and culture projects; civic service organizations; and educational institutions.
Geographic coverage: Available in areas of company operations in 18 states.
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Plum Creek Foundation

Puerto Rico Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Puerto Rico.
Geographic coverage: Puerto Rico
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Reimagining the Delta Workforce Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Fund
Awards funding to rural counties and parishes within the Delta region for the purposes of direct technical support and assistance needed to develop a connected workforce development system at the local level.
Geographic coverage: Available in Alabama, Arkansas, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Kentucky.
Application Deadline: Nov 10, 2014
Sponsor: Delta Regional Authority

Republic of the Marshall Islands Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
Geographic coverage: Republic of the Marshall Islands
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Rural Community Grant Fund
Grants to facilitate infrastructure improvement and/or development initiatives encompassing housing projects, health, safety and environmental programs, medical facilities, educational programs and more.
Geographic coverage: Western North Dakota
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Rural Feasibility Study Grant Program
Offers funding for feasibility studies that will result in economic development in rural areas, including feasibility studies for healthcare organizations.
Geographic coverage: Certain counties of Wisconsin and Minnesota
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: AgStar Financial Services

Rural Physician Residency Assistance Program (WRPRAP) Early Development Grants
Provides funding for feasibility studies for graduate medical education residency programs in Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Rural Physician Residency Assistance Program (WRPRAP) Education Development Grants
Provides funding to support existing programs to develop and promote sustainable graduate medical education resident programs in rural areas of Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Rural Physician Residency Assistance Program (WRPRAP) Major Grants
Funding for start-up and early development funding for large-scale program development or support for rural training track programs for physicians in Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Sid W. Richardson Foundation Grants
Offers grants to nonprofit organizations that address education, healthcare, human services, and the arts.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2015
Sponsor: Sid W. Richardson Foundation

South Carolina Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in South Carolina.
Geographic coverage: South Carolina
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

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

Tennessee Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Tennessee.
Geographic coverage: Tennessee
Application Deadline: Apr 1, 2015
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Texas Capital Fund Infrastructure Development
Provides grants for Infrastructure Development to create or retain permanent jobs in rural areas of Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture

Texas Community Development Fund
Provides funding to non-entitlement communities in Texas for community development, economic development, rural health, and rural housing to support workforce development.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Feb 27, 2015
Sponsor: Texas Department of Agriculture

Texas Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Texas.
Geographic coverage: Texas
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Virginia EMS Training Funds Program
Provides funding for EMS Certification programs, auxiliary programs, and continuing education programs.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Virginia Department of Health

Virginia Health Safety Net Grants
Funding for projects to grow and strengthen Virginia's health care safety net.
Geographic coverage: Virginia
Letter of Intent (Required): Jan 23, 2015
Application Deadline: Mar 6, 2015
Sponsor: Virginia Health Care 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

West Virginia Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in West Virginia.
Geographic coverage: West Virginia
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs

Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
Provides funding to organizations in Arkansas working in the areas of economic development; education; and economic, racial, and social justice.
Geographic coverage: Arkansas
Application Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation

Wisconsin Family Planning Services Grants
Grants to provide family planning services in Wisconsin.
Geographic coverage: Wisconsin
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2014
Sponsor: Office of Population Affairs