Rural Health and Safety Education Competitive Grants Program (RHSE)

Type: 
Funding
Health
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
USDA, NIFA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 05/24/2018Deadline Unknown for 2019. The RHSE program proposals are expected to be community-based, outreach education programs, such as those conducted through Human Science extension outreach, that provides individuals and families with: Information as to the value of good health at any age; Information to increase individual or family’s motivation to take more responsibility for their own health; Information regarding rural environmental health issues that directly impact on human health; Information about and access to health promotion and educational activities; and Training for volunteers and health services providers concerning health promotion and health care services for individuals and families in cooperation with state, local and community partners.

Category: 
community, outreach, education, family health, rural environmental issues, health, training
Funding Amount: 
$250,000 - $350,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Tribal colleges and universities designated as 1994 Land-Grant Institutions under the Educational Land-Grant Status Act of 1994, as amended
Contact Information: 
Ahlishia J'Nae Shipley National Program Leader ashipley@nifa.usda.gov (202) 401-6854