Upcoming Grants Related to Rural Development/Initiatives

 

Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design: Communities Facing Design Challenges

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

The Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design (CIRD) is a leadership initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) conducted in partnership with the Project for Public Spaces and the Orton Family Foundation. Simply stated, rural design utilizes design strategies, improvements to a community’s streets, buildings, public spaces, or landscapes, to address the specific physical,...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 23, 2018

The Rural Health Network Development Planning program assists in the development of an integrated healthcare network, specifically network participants who do not have a history of formal collaborative efforts. The Network Planning program promotes the planning and development of healthcare networks in order to: (i) achieve efficiencies; (ii) expand access to, coordinate, and improve the...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

Deadline: Feb 8, 2018

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) at the U.S. Department of Agriculture requests applications for the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) for fiscal year 2018 to support the delivery of education, mentoring, and technical assistance programs to help beginning farmers and ranchers in the United States and its territories with entering,...


 

New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism: AmeriCorps Grant (Competitive Pool)

Deadline: Dec 11, 2017

The AmeriCorps national service funding (competitive pool) is determined on the basis of a national competition and is selected by the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS). The New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism (the Commission) directs national service policy for New Mexico and directly administers funding awarded by the CNCS to support New...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps State and National Grants

Deadline: Jan 17, 2018

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. AmeriCorps grants are awarded to organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions/practices to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service...


 

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...