Linking Actions for Unmet Needs in Children's Health Grant Program
Grants to promote the wellness of young children from birth to 8 years by addressing the physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and behavioral aspects of their development to ensure children are thriving in safe, supportive environments, and entering school ready to learn and able to succeed. Projects should work to advance equity for all, and to identify racial, ethnic, sexual and gender minority, and rural populations at highest risk for experiencing behavioral health disparities. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (S...
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 18, 2023 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Episcopal Health Foundation Grants
Grants for projects in Texas that strengthen systems of health, build health-promoting communities, and invest in early childhood brain development. Geographic coverage: Texas -- Episcopal Health Foundation (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 4, 2023 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Iowa Agricultural Injury Prevention Youth Grants
Grants for youth-led projects aimed at preventing injuries and deaths on Iowa farms by raising awareness about safety and health issues with farmers and other youth in their community. Geographic coverage: Iowa -- Iowa's Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - November 8, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota Caring Foundation Building Healthier Rural Community (BUILD) Grants Program
Funding to support health and well-being of rural North Dakotans and address the social determinants of health needs affecting communities. Geographic coverage: North Dakota -- Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 9, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Healthy Eating Research: Evaluating the Implementation and Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic-Driven Policies and Programs to Improve Children's Health and Well-Being
Funding for research on how COVID-19 recovery-related social and economic programs and policies impact child obesity, diet quality, food security, and other relevant child and family health outcomes among lower-income and families of color. Populations of focus include Black, Latinx, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Duke University, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 9, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Children's Advocacy National Subgrant Program
Funding for the establishment, improvement, and expansion of Children's Advocacy Centers to provide a coordinated response to victims of child abuse through multidisciplinary teams composed of representatives from the statutorily mandated and other involved agencies. One of the program objectives is to increase the number of resource-poor, geographically isolated, rural, and/or underserved communities developing a multidisciplinary approach to child abuse. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- National Children's Alliance (NCA) (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 8, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

AmeriCorps State and National Native Nations Grants
Funding for programs that are designed to improve lives, strengthen tribal communities, and solve local problems through service and volunteering. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- AmeriCorps (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 9, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Connecting Kids to Coverage Healthy Kids Outreach and Enrollment Grants
Grants to organizations that help families with children and pregnant individuals enroll in health coverage opportunities, including Medicaid, CHIP, and insurance affordability programs. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 27, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Tribal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program: Development and Implementation Grants
Grants to develop and implement evidence-based home visiting services in tribal communities. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Administration for Children and Families (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 24, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Indian Health Service Domestic Violence Prevention Program
Funding for tribes, tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations to support the development and/or expansion of a domestic violence prevention programs by incorporating prevention efforts addressing social, spiritual, physical, and emotional well-being of victims through the integration of culturally appropriate practices and trauma-informed services. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Indian Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 5, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Weyerhaeuser Youth Initiative
Funding for new direct service programs designed to promote resilience, stability, and psycho-social health for youth ages 14 to 21 who have been traumatized by Adverse Childhood Experiences. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 5, 2022 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Head Start and/or Early Head Start (EHS) - The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Funding to provide high-quality, comprehensive birth-to-five early learning services for eligible low-income children and families residing in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Geographic coverage: Puerto Rico -- Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - December 6, 2021 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

AmeriCorps Seniors Foster Grandparent Program Replacement Opportunity
Program that engages adults age 55 and over to provide mentorship for children and youth with special or exceptional needs, or who would benefit from the one-one-one attention. AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers serve an average of 20 hours per week in schools, hospitals, drug treatment centers, correctional institutions, and childcare centers. Rural communities are a priority. The current funding cycle is for replacement programs in specific geographic areas. Geographic coverage: Specific geographic service areas in California, Florida, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, and South Dakota -- AmeriCorps (Source: Chil...
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - November 1, 2021 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Delta Dental of Colorado Responsive Grant
Grants to nonprofits to meet the oral health needs of Colorado communities in the areas of prevention and access to care. The goal is to address oral health disparities and improve the long-term oral health of Colorado residents. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Delta Dental of Colorado (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - July 22, 2021 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding

Establishing the 3E's Nutrition Grant Program
Funding for the creation of nutrition education programs in public schools, childcare institutions, and community organizations that work with children in Texas. Geographic coverage: Texas -- Texas Department of Agriculture (Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Children funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - May 25, 2021 Category: Child Development Source Type: funding