Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation Health Care Careers Scholarship Program
Scholarships for students in Iowa seeking careers in high-need healthcare fields. Geographic coverage: Iowa -- Iowa Hospital Association (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 23, 2018 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Colorado EMS and Trauma Statewide/Regional System Improvement Funding
Offers funding for costs related to planning, developing, implementing, maintaining, and improving the EMS and trauma system in Colorado regionally or statewide. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - December 26, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium Training
Emergency preparedness training and resources for rural first responders, offered both in-person and online, and provided at no cost. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium, The Center for Rural Development (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - December 13, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Virginia EMS Scholarship
Scholarships to support to qualified applicants seeking to earn an initial or advanced EMS credential within Virginia. Geographic coverage: Virginia -- Virginia Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - November 2, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Idaho Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (FLEX)
Provides funding to support Critical Access Hospitals in Idaho in the area of healthcare quality and performance. Activities should focus on quality improvement, financial and operational improvement, and fostering innovative models of care. Geographic coverage: Idaho -- Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 7, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

First Responders - Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act Cooperative Agreement
Grants to allow first responders and members of other key community sectors to administer a drug or device approved or cleared under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act for emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - June 6, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Distance Learning and Telemedicine Program Grants
Provides grants to improve telemedicine services and distance learning services in rural areas through the use of telemedicine, computer networks, and related advanced technologies. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development, USDA Rural Utilities Service (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - May 16, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

HERO: Rural EMS Agency Training Grant
Offers grants to rural EMS agencies to help pay for training classes and exercises sponsored by local EMS organizations and to send staff to training for their Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Advanced EMT (AEMT), or EMT-Intermediate (EMT-I) certification. Geographic coverage: Oregon -- Oregon Office of Rural Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - March 10, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

North Dakota Emergency Medical Services Grant
Funding to improve readiness, quality, and responsiveness of EMS response teams being impacted from oil and gas development. Geographic coverage: North Dakota -- North Dakota Department of Trust Lands (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 24, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Rural Fire Safety Symposium
Application process for the opportunity to attend the Rural Fire Safety Symposium on May 12-13, 2017 in the Boston area that will bring together representatives from rural fire departments across North America. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 15, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Utah EMS Competitive Grants Program (Fiscal Year 2018)
Provides grants to Utah EMS agencies for expenses related to the provision of emergency medical services, including defibrillators, accessories, or upgrades and other medical equipment. Geographic coverage: Utah -- Utah Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 15, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Minnesota Rural Hospital Planning and Transition Grant
Grants to help small, rural hospitals create or implement an existing strategic plan that will preserve access to health services or respond to changing conditions. Geographic coverage: Minnesota -- Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 8, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grants
Grants to assist local career, combination, and volunteer fire departments with staffing and deployment capabilities in order to respond to emergencies and ensure that communities have adequate protection from fire and fire-related hazards. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Federal Emergency Management Agency (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 12, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Public Safety Innovation Accelerator Program
Grants to eligible applicants for activities to accelerate research, development, production, and testing of key broadband technologies and capabilities that directly impact first responder communications and operations in urban and rural locations. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - December 28, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Grant Program
Grants to eligible organizations to cover all or part of the costs associated with purchasing an automated external defibrillator (AED). Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- CPR Savers& First Aid Supply (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - October 18, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG)
Offers grants to fire departments and EMS organizations for equipment, training, personnel wellness programs, capital funding, and collaboration efforts. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 13, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Illinois Emergency Medical Services Assistance Fund
The grant provides programs, services, and equipment for Emergency Medical Services. Geographic coverage: Illinois -- Illinois Department of Public Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 19, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Emergency Response Equipment Grant Program
Awards funding for the purchase of emergency response equipment for volunteer fire, rescue, or ambulance departments in rural areas of AgStar's service area. Geographic coverage: Certain counties of Wisconsin and Minnesota -- AgStar Financial Services (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 1, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

HERO: Oregon Rural Volunteer EMS Training Grants
Grants to rural volunteer Emergency Medical Responders and Emergency Medical Technicians to cover training costs. Geographic coverage: Oregon -- Oregon Office of Rural Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - June 17, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Iowa Emergency Medical Services (EMS) System Development Grants
Funding to promote, develop, implement, enhance, or sustain EMS system development at the regional or county level. Geographic coverage: Iowa -- Iowa Department of Public Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - March 30, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Georgia Rural Health Network Grant Program
Provides grants for the implementation or expansion of rural health networks through the coordination of care and/or education in Georgia. Geographic coverage: Georgia -- Georgia Department of Community Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - March 30, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Wisconsin Emergency Medical Services Funding Assistance Program EMS-FAP
Awards funding to Wisconsin emergency medical services agencies for training and equipment. Geographic coverage: Wisconsin -- Wisconsin Department of Health Services (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - March 28, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Virginia Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) Grant Program
Offers grants to Virginia EMS agencies and organizations for equipment and vehicles; educational opportunities; and recruitment and retention projects. Geographic coverage: Virginia -- Virginia Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 1, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Oregon Apple a Day Rural EMS Agency Training Grant
Offers grants to rural EMS agencies to conduct in-house trainings for staff. Geographic coverage: Oregon -- Oregon Office of Rural Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 1, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Ohio EMS and Trauma System Grant
Awards funding to Ohio EMS agencies for training of personnel; purchase of equipment and vehicles; or research related to EMS practices and procedures. Geographic coverage: Ohio -- Ohio Emergency Medical Services (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 1, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Arkansas Rural Health Services Revolving Fund
Offers funding to rural Arkansas communities to help them retain basic medical services and implement new, innovative approaches to health and healthcare. Geographic coverage: Arkansas -- Arkansas Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 20, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Colorado Resource for Emergency Education And Trauma and Grants (CREATE)
Provides funds for EMTS agencies in Colorado for education and training of emergency medical and trauma service providers in the state. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Rural Health Center (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 5, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Colorado Emergency Medical and Trauma Service (EMTS) Provider Grants
Offers funding to emergency medical and trauma service providers for ambulance/vehicles, communications, data collection, equipment, injury prevention, personnel, and recruitment and retention. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 5, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Colorado EMS and Trauma Emergency Grants
Offers emergency funds for EMS and trauma providers experiencing an unexpected emergency that seriously hampers the ability to provide services. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 5, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Colorado Statewide/Regional System Improvement Funding
Offers funding for costs related to planning, developing, implementing, maintaining and improving the statewide EMS and trauma system in Colorado. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 5, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Utah EMS Competitive Grants Program
Provides grants to Utah EMS agencies for expenses related to the provision of emergency medical services, including equipment and personnel training. Geographic coverage: Utah -- Utah Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 4, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Virginia EMS Training Funds Program
Provides funding for EMS Certification programs, auxiliary programs, and continuing education programs. Geographic coverage: Virginia -- Virginia Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - July 24, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Arkansas Rural Community Grant Program
Awards funding to improve local fire protection, including related emergency services and construction, along with the development and improvement of community facilities. Geographic coverage: Arkansas -- Arkansas Department of Rural Services (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - July 1, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program
Grants to states to assist Critical Access Hospitals with quality and performance activities, including: stabilizing rural hospital finance; integrating emergency medical services (EMS) into their health care systems; incorporating population health; and fostering innovative models of health care. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - February 5, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Hometown Challenge Grant
Awards matching grants for one-time, safety-related purchases for communities served by Alliant Energy in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota. Geographic coverage: Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa -- Alliant Energy (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - January 13, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Colorado EMS and Trauma Emergency Funds
Offers emergency one-time funds for EMS and trauma providers experiencing an unexpected emergency that serious hampers the ability to provide services. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - December 12, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG)
Offers grants to fire departments and EMS organizations for equipment, training, personnel wellness programs, capital funding, and collaboration efforts. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- U.S. Department of Homeland Security (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - November 3, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Texas Community Development Fund
Provides funding to non-entitlement communities in Texas for community development, economic development, rural health, and rural housing to support workforce development. Geographic coverage: Texas -- Texas Department of Agriculture (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - October 13, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Idaho Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (FLEX)
Grants for projects that improve health care quality, performance, or patient safety in Critical Access Hospitals, or Emergency Medical Systems in CAH areas of Idaho. Geographic coverage: Idaho -- Idaho Bureau of Rural Health and Primary Care (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 24, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Minnesota Rural Flex Grant Program
Supports quality, operational, and financial improvement projects for rural healthcare entities and EMS organizations; and health system development and community engagement projects. Geographic coverage: Minnesota -- Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - September 2, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Minnesota Rural Hospital Planning and Transition Grant
Grants to help small, rural hospitals create or implement an existing strategic plan that will preserve access to health services or respond to changing conditions. Geographic coverage: Minnesota -- Minnesota Department of Health - Office of Rural Health and Primary Care (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 20, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

North Dakota Firefighter and EMT Recruitment Campaign Scholarship
Offers scholarships to students in North Dakota to pursue college degrees. Geographic coverage: North Dakota -- North Dakota Firefighter and EMS Recruitment Campaign (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 12, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

North Dakota Energy and Infrastructure Grant Program: Emergency Medical Services and Fire Department Needs
Provides funding for emergency medical services and fire districts that have been directly impacted by oil and gas production in North Dakota. Geographic coverage: North Dakota -- North Dakota Department of Trust Lands (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 6, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Oregon Apple A Day Rural Volunteer EMS Grants
Offers grants to rural Emergency Medical Responders or Emergency Medical Technicians to pay for training. Geographic coverage: Oregon -- Oregon Office of Rural Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - August 4, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Oregon Pediatric Training Grants
Offers funding to support pediatric emergency training and continuing education for emergency medical service providers in Oregon. Geographic coverage: Oregon -- Oregon Health Authority (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - July 8, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Oregon Community Grant Program
Offers grants to programs in Oregon that address health and well-being of vulnerable populations; educational opportunities and achievement; arts and culture; or community livability, environment, and citizen engagement. Geographic coverage: Oregon -- Oregon Community Foundation (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - July 7, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Community Connect Broadband Grant Program
Grants for communities without broadband service to provide residential service and connect facilities such as police and fire stations, health care, libraries and schools. Priority will be given to rural areas that have the greatest need. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- USDA Rural Utilities Service (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - June 17, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Oklahoma Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP)
Funding emergency preparedness and response planning in Oklahoma. Geographic coverage: Oklahoma -- Oklahoma State Department of Health (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - June 17, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

National Library of Medicine Disaster Health Information Outreach and Collaboration Projects
Funds for small projects to improve access to disaster medicine and public health information for health care professionals, first responders, and others that play a role in health-related disaster preparedness, response, and recovery. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- National Library of Medicine (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - June 5, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Evidence-Based Tele-Emergency Network Grant Program (EB TNGP)
Supports implementation and evaluation of broad telehealth networks to deliver emergency department consultation services via telehealth to rural and community providers without emergency care specialists. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Office of Rural Health Policy (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - May 19, 2014 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding