Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program

The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) has announced that it will be accepting applications for its Rural Health Care Services Outreach Program through December 6, 2017. Successful awardees will receive up to $200,000 a year for three years to improve healthcare access in rural communities by implementing evidence-based or promising practice models. Applicants may apply under the regular Outreach track for projects that focus on any health-related topic, or under the newly created track addressing cardiovascular disease called Health Improvement Special Project (HISP).  

Date Posted: 
Friday, October 6, 2017
Date Closing: 
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Sponsor/Funding Agency: 
The Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
Pre-Teleconference Meeting Info: 
FORHP will hold a Technical Assistance Webinar for applicants on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Details regarding the webinar can be found below: Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 Time: 2 – 3 p.m. ET Call-In Number: 1-800-369-2036 Participant Code: 1622646 Weblink: Playback Number: 1-866-373-9239
Award Amount: 
Rural, Health, Policy, Outreach
Contact Email or Phone: 
You may contact the Outreach Program Coordinator, Meriam Mikre, at or 301-945-3110, with questions about the Program or Notice of Funding Opportunity.