Upcoming Grants Related to Rural Development/Initiatives

 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Water Quality and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water

Deadline: Dec 4, 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will support activities that are linked to EPA’s Strategic Plan consistent with EPA’s priorities for clean and safe water efforts focused on ensuring clean and safe water by improving water infrastructure and supporting drinking water, aquatic ecosystems, and recreational, economic, and subsistence activities. National Priority Areas are for: Training...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program

Deadline: Dec 6, 2017

The Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program (Outreach Program) is a community-based grant program aimed towards promoting rural health care services by enhancing health care delivery in rural communities. Outreach projects focus on the improvement of access to services, strategies for adapting to changes in the health care environment, and overall enrichment of the respective...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Solid Waste Management Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 2, 2018

The Solid Waste Management (SWM) Grant Program assists communities through free technical assistance and/or training provided by the grant recipients. SWM grant funds work to reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources in rural areas and improve planning and management of solid waste sites in rural areas. Grant funds must be used to capitalize a...


 

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

Deadline: Jan 2, 2018

The Technical Assistance and Training (TAT) Grant Program has been established to assist communities with water or wastewater systems through free technical assistance and/or training provided by the grant recipients. Qualified private non-profit organizations will receive TAT grant funds to identify and evaluate solutions to water and waste disposal problems in rural areas, assist applicants...


 

National Association of Counties: Rural Impact County Challenge

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

The Rural Impact County Challenge (RICC) is a national initiative to help advance counties’ efforts to reduce the number of rural children and families living in poverty. The Challenge seeks to highlight and support counties making a real difference in the lives of children in rural communities. County teams will be selected to receive assistance...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Substance Abuse Treatment Telehealth Network Grant Program

Deadline: Aug 23, 2017

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP), is accepting applications for the Substance Abuse Treatment Telehealth Network Grant Program. The purpose of this program is to demonstrate how telehealth programs and networks can improve access to health care services, particularly substance abuse treatment services, in rural, frontier, and...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation: Cultivate/Continuity and Focus Tiers

Deadline: Sep 15, 2017

The Marshall L. and Perrine D. McCune Charitable Foundation is dedicated to enriching the health, education, environment, cultural, and spiritual life of New Mexicans. The Foundation memorializes its benefactors through proactive grantmaking that seeks to foster positive social change. The McCune Foundation focuses on the following nine priorities in its grantmaking: Capacity building in the...


 

McCune Foundation: Lead Tier Funding

Deadline: Jul 31, 2017

The Marshall L. and Perrine D. McCune Charitable Foundation is dedicated to enriching the health, education, environment, cultural, and spiritual life of New Mexicans. The Foundation memorializes its benefactors through proactive grantmaking that seeks to foster positive social change. The McCune Foundation focuses on the following nine priorities in its grantmaking: Capacity building in the...


 

Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium: Economic Development Industry Cluster Grants

Deadline: Aug 4, 2017

The Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium (LANL MSC), in partnership with New Mexico Community Foundation and Los Alamos National Security, is accepting proposals for the 2017 Economic Development Industry Cluster Grant cycle. Created in 2006, LANL MSC is a collaboration of Los Alamos National Laboratory major subcontractors that strategically aligns and pools resources...


 

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

Deadline: Aug 7, 2017

The Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers program provides funding for training and technical assistance projects designed to assist socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers in owning and operating viable agricultural enterprises. Proposed activities must address two or more of the following priority areas: Assist socially...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Health Opioid Program

Deadline: Jul 21, 2017

The purpose of the Rural Health Opioid Program (RHOP) is to reduce the morbidity and mortality related to opioid overdoses in rural communities through the development of broad community consortia to prepare individuals with opioid-use disorder (OUD) to start treatment, implement care coordination practices to organize patient care activities, and support individuals in recovery by...


 

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

Deadline: Jul 25, 2017

The Socially Disadvantaged Groups Grant provides technical assistance to socially-disadvantaged groups in rural areas. Grants are available for Cooperative Development Centers, Individual Cooperatives, or Groups of Cooperatives that serve socially-disadvantaged groups and where a majority of their board of directors or governing board is comprised of individuals who are members of socially-disadvantaged groups. Grants must...


 

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

Deadline: Jul 17, 2017

The Housing Preservation Grant (HPG) program provides qualified public agencies, private nonprofit organizations, and other eligible entities grant funds to assist very low- and low-income homeowners in repairing and rehabilitating their homes in rural areas. In addition, the HPG program assists rental property owners and cooperative housing complexes in repairing and rehabilitating their units if...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program

Deadline: Jul 17, 2017

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) grant program helps rural communities use the unique capabilities of telecommunications to connect to each other and to the world, overcoming the effects of remoteness and low population density. For example, this program can link teachers and medical service providers in one area to students and patients in another....


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Community Development Initiative

Deadline: Jul 25, 2017

The Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) program provides funding to help non-profit housing and community development organizations support housing, community facilities, and community and economic development projects in rural areas. Funds may be used to improve housing, community facilities, and community and economic development projects in rural areas. This includes, but is not limited to:...