NCMM Grants and Opportunities
Introducing the Ready-to-Launch 2020 Grants, which will fund the pilot phase of an already designed solution to allow low-income community members to become more fully engaged in economic opportunities, improve their health and well-being, and/or become more integrated into their community. The Ready-to-Launch grants are supported with funding from the Federal Transit Administration.
Outside Grants and Opportunities
AARP Foundation Seeks Proposals for Direct Service, Education, Outreach and Field-Building Projects (Deadline: August 31). With these Request for Applications (RFAs), one for Direct Service projects and one for Education, Outreach or Field-Building projects, AARP Foundation seeks projects that advance economic opportunity among low-income older adults. Please note: there are two separate funding opportunities one for Direct Service projects and one for Education, Outreach or Field-Building. Application requirements and funding levels vary based on the type of project.
Center for Sharing Public Health Services: 2020 Small Grants Program (Deadline: September 11, 2020). The Center for Sharing Public Health Services is offering small grants to support work on cross-jurisdictional sharing arrangements designed to advance health equity by addressing social determinants of health (e.g., affordable housing, jobs with fair pay, quality education, affordable healthy food and public safety), the public health response to COVID-19, structural racism, or other related issues. Support is provided in the United States and its territories. Eligible applicants include state or local government public health agencies or military public health departments, American Indian/Alaska Native tribe or tribal entities, and nonprofit organizations. Up to five awards of up to $10,000 will be made.
Department of Health and Human Services (Deadline:October 6, 2020).The Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program supports innovative, community-based initiatives to improve the health status of infants, children, adolescents, and families in rural and other underserved communities by increasing their access to preventive care and services. This program supports projects related to a range of topical areas including, but not limited to, medical home or care coordination, mental and behavioral health services, child development and school readiness services, and promotion of healthy weight and physical activity.
HHS – Health Resources & Services Administration (Deadline: November 16, 2020) This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Rural Health Network Development Planning Program (“Network Planning Grants”). The purpose of the Network Planning Grants Program is to promote the development of integrated health care networks in order to: (i) achieve efficiencies; (ii) expand access to, coordinate, and improve the quality of basic health care services; and (iii) strengthen the rural health care system as a whole. This program brings together key parts of a rural health care delivery system, particularly those entities that may not have collaborated in the past, to work together to establish or improve.
CIGNA World of Difference Grant Program: Community Health Navigation Grant is offering a grant between $50,000-$150,000 with the goal of providing an opportunity for everyone to achieve the best possible health. All organizations are eligible to apply; applications are accepted on a rolling basis.