Upcoming Grants Related to Rural Development/Initiatives

 

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

Deadline: May 16, 2019

The Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) will support the delivery of education, mentoring, and technical assistance programs to help beginning farmers and ranchers in the U.S. and its territories with entering, establishing, building, and managing successful farm and ranch enterprises. The primary goal of BFRDP is to help beginning farmers and ranchers enter...


 

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

Deadline: Jun 10, 2019

The Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) program will support qualified intermediary organizations that will 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 that will support the community. Applications are encourages that will support the goal to reduce...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Revolving Fund Program

Deadline: May 27, 2019

The Revolving Fund Program provides financial and technical assistance to help communities bring safe drinking water and sanitary, environmentally sound waste disposal facilities to rural Americans. It supports the sound development of rural communities and the growth of the economy without endangering the environment. The Program will assist communities to extend and improve water and...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Household Water Well Program

Deadline: May 27, 2019

The Household Water Well System (HWWS) Grant Program was established to help individuals with low to moderate incomes finance the costs of household water wells that they own or will own. The HWWS Grant Program will make grants to qualified organizations to establish lending programs for household water wells. Grant recipients will receive HWWS grants...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies Program

Deadline: May 24, 2019

The Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies (RMOMS) will fund projects intended to improve access to and continuity of maternal and obstetrics care in rural communities. The goals of the RMOMS program are to: Develop a sustainable network approach to coordinate maternal and obstetrics care within a rural region Increase the delivery and access of...


 

New Mexico Department of Health: Rural Primary Health Care Act (RPHCA) Program

Deadline: Apr 8, 2019

The New Mexico Department of Health (DOH) Rural Primary Health Care Act (RPHCA) Program will provide financial assistance to eligible programs that demonstrate a need for assistance in order to sustain a minimum level of delivery of primary care services in health care underserved areas of New Mexico. Clinics funded by RPHCA represent a significant...


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Implementation

Deadline: May 6, 2019

The Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) is a multi-year, opioid-focused initiative by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) aimed at reducing the morbidity and mortality of substance use disorder (SUD), including opioid use disorder (OUD), in rural communities at the highest risk for SUD. RCORP-Implementation grants will help rural residents access treatment and...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural eConnectivity Pilot Program (ReConnect Program)

Deadline: Apr 29, 2019

The Rural eConnectivity Pilot Program (ReConnect Program) provides grants, loans, and loan/grant combinations to facilitate broadband deployment in rural areas. In facilitating the expansion of broadband services and infrastructure, ReConnect will fuel long-term rural economic development and opportunities in rural America. One of the essential goals of the ReConnect Program is to expand broadband service...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Business Development Grants

Deadline: Mar 29, 2019

Rural Business Development Grants (RBDG) are designed to support targeted technical assistance, training, and other activities leading to the development or expansion of small and emerging private businesses in rural areas that have fewer than 50 employees and less than $1,000,000 in gross revenues. Programmatic activities are separated into enterprise or opportunity type grant activities....


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program

Deadline: Apr 22, 2019

The Small Health Care Provider Quality Improvement Program (Rural Quality Program) will support planning and implementation of quality improvement activities for rural primary care providers or providers of health care services, such as a critical access hospital or a rural health clinic, serving rural residents. These activities include providing clinical health services to residents of...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants – Opioid

Deadline: Apr 15, 2019

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Program provides financial assistance to enable and improve distance learning and telemedicine services in rural areas. DLT grant funds support the use of telecommunications-enabled information, audio and video equipment, and related advanced technologies by students, teachers, medical professionals, and rural residents. These grants are intended to increase rural access...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants

Deadline: May 15, 2019

The Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Program provides financial assistance to enable and improve distance learning and telemedicine services in rural areas. DLT grant funds support the use of telecommunications-enabled information, audio and video equipment, and related advanced technologies by students, teachers, medical professionals, and rural residents. These grants are intended to increase rural access...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Community Connect Grant Program

Deadline: Apr 15, 2019

The Community Connect Grant Program provides financial assistance to eligible applicants that will provide service at or above the Broadband Grant Speed to all premises in rural, economically-challenged communities where broadband service does not exist. The deployment of broadband services on a “community-oriented connectivity” basis stimulates economic development and provides enhanced educational and health care...


 

Foundation Beyond Belief: Compassionate Impact Grant Program

Deadline: Feb 22, 2019

The Foundation Beyond Belief (FBB) aims to unite the humanist community in charitable and volunteer efforts, and to advocate for compassionate action throughout the world. The Compassionate Impact Grant (CIG) program supports organizations with social initiatives that solve community problems. Key program requirements are: Innovation: Grants will fund organizations that are developing potentially transformative solutions....


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS)

Deadline: Apr 15, 2019

The Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS) program aims to promote economic and social self-sufficiency for American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native American Pacific Islanders from American Samoa, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The SEDS program supports the principle that social and economic development are inter-related and essential for...