Healthcare Access Initiative Request for Proposals
The Rapides Foundation is currently accepting proposals to fund efforts to reverse the cycle of poor health outcomes and lack of healthcare access. The Foundation has released its Healthcare Access Initiative Request for Proposals for eligible applicants interested in this funding opportunity. The grant application is a multi-stage process comprised of submission of a Letter of Intent explaining the proposed project, with approved LOIs receiving an invitation to submit a Full Proposal Package.
Letter of Intent deadline: This grant solicitation is closed until March 2015.
Letters of Intent should be submitted using The Rapides Foundation’s online application.
Eligible applicants: Grant-supported Federally Qualified Health Centers and health centers identified by HRSA and certified by CMS as meeting the definition of “health center” under Section 330 of the PHS Act.
If you have been invited to submit a Full Proposal package for the
Healthcare Access Initiative, please click here
Economic Development/Workforce Opportunity Grant
The Rapides Foundation is currently accepting proposals that support training/education for above-median income occupations for which there is a demonstrated unmet employer demand. Projects must create or expand the capacity of value-added goods and service providers. Awards are available for up to $100,000 for a six to twelve month period.
Eligible applicants include accredited public, nonprofit, post-secondary institutions.
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, and must be submitted using The Rapides Foundation’s online application process.