Upcoming Grants Related to Rural Development/Initiatives

 

Enterprise Community Partners: Addressing Rural and Tribal Data Gaps Grant

Deadline: Sep 6, 2019

Reliable community data is a critical tool for planners, but rural and tribal practitioners face unique challenges in accessing and using data to support housing stability. Frontline and non-technical staff may come from organizations with limited capacity and have fewer of the rich open-source resources or data portals that are available in large cities. Individuals...


 

Foundation for Rural Service

Deadline: Sep 13, 2019

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) works in cooperation with the National Cable and Telecommunications Association–The Rural Broadband Association (NTCA) to sustain and enhance the quality of life in America by advancing an understanding of rural issues. FRS will provide annual grants for programs in rural communities served by NTCA members. Grants support local efforts...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Health Network Development Planning Program

Deadline: Nov 29, 2019

The Rural Health Network Development Planning Program will promote the planning and development of health care networks to: (i) achieve efficiencies; (ii) expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of essential health care services; and (iii) strengthen the rural health care system as a whole. A rural health network (consortium) is defined as an...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers

Deadline: Aug 15, 2019

The Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers program seeks applications from organizations that will conduct outreach initiatives and training to achieve the overall goal of the program – to assist socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers in owning and operating farms and ranches while increasing their...


 

NewMexicoWomen.Org: Adolescent Girls of Color

Deadline: Jul 26, 2019

NewMexicoWomen.Org (NMW.O) strives to advance opportunities for self-identified women and girls statewide so that they can lead self-sufficient, healthy, and empowered lives. NMW.O’s Adolescent Girls of Color grants aim to achieve the following objectives: Strengthen the gender justice movement and efforts in New Mexico by partnering primarily with organizations working with and/or serving adolescent girls...


 

Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium: Economic Development Grant Pool

Deadline: Jul 18, 2019

The Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium (LANL MSC) is a collaboration of Los Alamos National Laboratory major subcontractors that pool resources in support of economic development projects in Northern New Mexico. LANL MSC’s Economic Development Industry Cluster Grants support projects or initiatives that: Strengthen local product development and distribution, promote the use of...


 

Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design: Communities Facing Design Challenges

Deadline: Jul 22, 2019

The Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design (CIRD) is a leadership initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with the Housing Assistance Council (HAC), along with buildingcommunityWORKSHOP. Focusing on communities with populations of 50,000 or less, CIRD’s goal is to enhance the quality of life and economic viability of rural America through planning,...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Housing Preservation Grant

Deadline: Jul 8, 2019

The Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) program will provide grant funds to assist low- and very low-income homeowners in repairing and rehabilitating their homes in rural areas. In addition, the HPG program assists cooperative housing complexes and rental property owners in rural areas in repairing and rehabilitating their units if they agree to make such units...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant

Deadline: Jun 17, 2019

The Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant program seeks to support entities that will provide technical assistance and/or training with respect to essential community facilities programs. It is the intent of this program to assist entities in rural areas in accessing funding under the Rural Housing Service’s Community Facilities Programs. Grants will be made...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Veterinary Services Grant Program

Deadline: May 29, 2019

The Veterinary Services Grant Program (VSGP) seeks to develop, implement, and sustain veterinary services and relieve veterinarian shortage situations in the U.S. and U.S. Insular Areas. The purpose of VSGP is to develop, implement, and sustain veterinary services and relieve veterinarian shortage situations in the U.S., which includes insular areas. Grants will be made available...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Assistance to High Energy Cost Communities

Deadline: Jun 24, 2019

The Rural Utilities Service (RUS) provides grant assistance for energy facilities, including renewable energy systems and energy efficiency improvements, serving extremely high energy cost communities. The purpose of this program is to provide financial assistance for a broad range of energy facilities, equipment, and related activities to offset the impact of extremely high home energy...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Communities Opioid Response Program – Medication-Assisted Treatment Expansion

Deadline: Jun 10, 2019

The Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP)–Medication Assisted Treatment Expansion (MAT Expansion) will advance RCORP by establishing and/or expanding MAT programs in eligible hospitals, health clinics, or tribal organizations located in high-risk rural communities. The RCORP-MAT Expansion program will increase the number of access points where individuals living in rural communities with opioid use disorder...


 

U.S. Department of Transportation: BUILD Discretionary Grants

Deadline: Jul 15, 2019

The Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development Transportation grants (BUILD Transportation grants) will fund surface transportation infrastructure projects that will have a significant local or regional impact. The BUILD program will give special consideration to projects which emphasize improved access to reliable, safe, and affordable transportation for communities in rural areas, such as projects that...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Cooperative Development Grant

Deadline: Jun 3, 2019

The Rural Cooperative Development Grant (RCDG) program will provide financial assistance to improve the economic condition of rural areas through cooperative development. Applicants are encouraged to consider projects that provide measurable results in helping rural communities build robust and sustainable economies through strategic investments in infrastructure, partnerships, and innovation. Key strategies include: Achieving e-Connectivity for...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant

Deadline: Jun 3, 2019

The Socially-Disadvantaged Groups Grant (SDGG) Program’s primary objective is to provide technical assistance to socially-disadvantaged groups through cooperatives and Cooperative Development Centers. A socially-disadvantaged group is defined as a group whose members have been subjected to racial, ethnic, or gender prejudice because of their identity as members of a group without regard to their individual...