NEW federal funding opportunities available

In October, EHF’s Research team combed through the long list of current federal funding opportunities available to clinics and nonprofits throughout EHF’s 57 counties. As always, the list below offers a look at what’s currently being funded by many different federal government agencies focused on community health.

Look through the specific grants below and click on the grant number to the far left to get more information.

Federal Grant Opportunities

OPPORTUNITY NUMBER

OPPORTUNITY TITLE

AGENCY NAME GRANTOR CONTACT POSTED DATE CLOSE DATE
USDA-FNS-F2S-2017 FY 17 Farm to School Grant Program

The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (HHFKA) amended Section 18 of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (NSLA) to establish a Farm to School Program in order to assist eligible entities, through grants and technical assistance, in implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods in eligible schools.

Food and Nutrition Service Farm to School
[email protected]
9/13/16 12/8/16
HRSA-17-003 Rural Policy Analysis Program

This funding opportunity announcement solicits applications for the Rural Policy Analysis Program.  The purpose of this program is to support research and analysis of key policy issues affecting rural communities that informs policy makers. 

Health Resources and Services Administration Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
[email protected]
7/12/16 11/14/16
HRSA-17-018 Rural Health Network Development Program

This announcement solicits applications for the Rural Health Network Development (RHND) Program.  The purpose of this program is to support mature, integrated rural health care networks that have combined the functions of the entities participating in the network in order to address the health care needs of the targeted rural community. 

Health Resources and Services Administration Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
[email protected]
9/21/16 11/28/16
HRSA-17-019 Evidence-Based Tele-Emergency Network Grant Program

The primary purpose of the EB TNGP is to support a range of Tele-Emergency care programs that will allow for the analysis of a significant volume of patient encounters to allow for detailed study and analysis of patient outcomes in rural areas. 

Health Resources and Services Administration Natassja Manzanero
[email protected]
301-443-2077
4/11/16 11/30/16
HRSA-17-021 Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant Program

The purpose of this grant program is to: 1) purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs) that have been approved, or cleared for marketing, by the Food and Drug Administration; 2) provide defibrillator and basic life support training in automated external defibrillator usage through the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, or other nationally recognized training courses; and 3) place the AEDs in rural communities with local organizations.

Health Resources and Services Administration Michele Pray
[email protected]
301-443-7320
4/11/16 12/6/16
HRSA-17-055 Service Area Competition

The Health Center Program supports patient-directed public and private nonprofit organizations that provide primary and preventive health care services to the Nation’s medically underserved.  The purpose of the SAC funding opportunity is to ensure continued access to comprehensive, culturally competent, quality primary health care services for communities and vulnerable populations currently served by the Health Center Program.

Health Resources and Services Administration Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
[email protected]
10/12/16 12/12/16
HRSA-17-046 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part B AIDS Drug Assistance Program Training and Technical Assistance

This announcement solicits applications for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) Part B AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Training and Technical Assistance program.  The purpose of this funding is to build the capacity of ADAPs through tools and technical assistance to maximize the impact of ADAPs in improving the health outcomes of people living with HIV in a changing health care environment. 

Health Resources and Services Administration Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration
[email protected]
10/17/16 12/15/16
HRSA-17-016 Rural Health Network Development Planning Grant Program

This announcement solicits applications for the Rural Health Network Development Planning Grant Program (“Network Planning”).    The purpose of the Network Planning program is to assist in the development of an integrated healthcare network, if the network participants do not have a history of formal collaborative efforts. 

Health Resources and Services Administration Amber Berrian
[email protected]
301-443-0845
4/11/16 1/3/17
HRSA-17-071 Area Health Education Centers

The purpose of the Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Program is to increase diversity and improve distribution among health professionals, and to develop and maintain a health care workforce that is prepared to deliver high quality care to rural and underserved areas and populations. This is achieved through the development and enhancement of educational and training networks among communities, academic institutions, and community-based organizations.

Health Resources and Services Administration Aleisha Langhorne
[email protected]
301-443-7756
9/22/16 2/2/17
HRSA-17-022 Rural Access to Emergency Devices Opioid Overdose Reversal Grant Program

The purpose of this program is to reduce the incidences of morbidity and mortality related to opioid overdoses in rural communities through the purchase and placement of emergency devices used to rapidly reverse the effects of opioid overdoses and training of licensed healthcare professionals and emergency responders on their use.

Health Resources and Services Administration Michele Pray
[email protected]
301-443-7320
4/11/16 2/16/17
HRSA-17-015 Telehealth Resource Center Grant Program

“Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs) assist health care organizations, health care networks,and health care providers in the implementation of cost-effective telehealth programs to serve rural and medically underserved areas and populations.

Health Resources and Services Administration Monica M. Cowan
[email protected]
301-443-0076
4/11/16 3/16/17
HRSA-17-016 Rural Health Network Development Planning Grant Program

 The purpose of the Network Planning program is to assist in the development of an integrated healthcare network, if the network participants do not have a history of formal collaborative efforts. 

Health Resources and Services Administration Amber Berrian
[email protected]
301-443-0845
4/11/16 1/3/17
SM-17-003 Garrett Lee Smith (GLS) Campus Suicide Prevention Grant

The purpose of this program is to facilitate a comprehensive public health approach to prevent suicide in institutions of higher education. The grant is designed to assist colleges and universities in building essential capacity and infrastructure to support expanded efforts to promote wellness and help-seeking of all students. Additionally, this grant will offer outreach to vulnerable students, including those experiencing substance abuse and mental health problems who are at greater risk for suicide and suicide attempts.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Adminis Gwendolyn Simpson
Office of Financial Resources, Division of Grants Management
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
[email protected]
(240) 276-1408
10/3/16 12/7/16
           
Source:  Grants.gov (accessed 10/26/2016)