Grant and Loan Information

The purpose of this website is to provide access to information about grants and loans available through the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH).

The table below provides summary level information on MDH grant and loan programs. MDH offers a wide variety of grant and loan programs to counties, non-profits, schools, private individuals and others.

Click on the program title for application information. Refer to the formal request for proposals (RFP) or announcement on the program website for deadlines and other information; information provided on the program site takes precedence over any information presented in this table.

All questions should be addressed to the contact person listed for the program.

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Eligible Applicants

CBO=Community Based Organization HOS=Hospitals
CHB=Community Health Boards IND=Individual
CLN=Clinic ISD=Ind. School Dist
CTY=Cities+/or Counties LPH=Local Public Health
CUR=Current Grantee NPO=Non-profit Organization
FPO=For Profit Organization OTH=Other
GRT=Current Grantee ST=State of MN Agency
HE=Higher Ed TRB=Tribe

  A | B | C | D | E | FG | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | PQ | R | S | T | U | V | W | XYZ
 A | B                                                                               < go back to top
Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Allied Health Care Tech Faculty Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
Application and Request for Proposal Packet for Minnesota Immunization Information Connection (MIIC) Regional Services Other: Infectious Disease Prevention Sudha Setty
651-201-5551
Combination State/Federal
CHB

Currently Closed. Check website for updates.

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Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Health Work Force

Will Wilson

651-201-3842

State

CLN

HE

Annually every May 3
Health Promotion & Chronic Disease

Melissa Heinen

651-201-5640

State

CBO

CHB

CTY

HE

HOS

ISD

LPH

NPO

TRB

 

Application deadline date:

June 30, 2019

Primary Care

Debra Jahnke

651-201-3845

State

CBO

CLN

CTY

TRB

Pre-application is due October12, 2015 and final application by invitation only is due January 20, 2016

Environmental,

Health Promotion & Chronic Disease,

Health Work Force

David Rindal

651-201-4660

Federal OTH (Community Public Water Suppliers) Currently closed. Check website for current updates.
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Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Dental Safety Net Grant Dental Health

Lina Jau

651-201-3809

State
Critical Access Dental Providers

Closed to New Applications.

Application Step 2 due November 20, 2015.

Dentist Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
Drinking Water Revolving Loan Fund Environmental

Chad Kolstad
651-201-3972

 

State/Federal
OTH = Community or NPO Water Systems
Ongoing
 E | F                                                                                < go back to top
Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Family Planning Special Projects Maternal & Child Health Gary Greenfield
651-201-3743
State/Federal

CBO

CHB

CTY

HE

LPH

NPO

TRB

Application Deadline Date:

Closed

Will re-open with RFP in early 2017

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Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Minority & Multicultural Health

Debra Jahnke

651-201-3845

State

CBO

CLN

CTY

HOS

LPH

NPO

TRB

Closed, Will re-Open in 2017 with an approximate due date in September 2017
Infertility Prevention Project (IPP) STD and HIV Candy Hadsall
651-201-4015
Federal
CLN
NA
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Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Medical Education and Research Costs (MERC) Health Workforce Diane Reger
651-201-3566
State/Federal 
OTH - See MERC Web site

Annually every 10/31

Mental Health Safety Net Grant Mental Health

Lina Jau

651-201-3809

State

CBO

CLN

NPO

OTH: Mental Health Provider

Closed to New Applications.

Application Step 2 due November 20, 2015.

Minnesota Accountable Health Model Learning Community Grants Other: Community-based nonprofit and for-profit organizations, local government entities or tribal government, community health or public health organizations, quality improvement organizations, professional provider associations, and institutes of higher education

Rosemarie Rodriguez-Hager

651-201-5951

Federal

CBO

CHB

CLN

FPO

HE

HOS

LPH, NPO, TRB

Currently Closed. Check website for updates.
Minnesota Electronic Health Record Revolving Loan Program Health Information Technology

Darwin Flores Trujillo

651-201-3850

State

 

CHB

CLN

HOS

LPH

OTH

 

Currently closed. Check website for current updates.
 N | O                                                                         < go back to top
Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Nurse Faculty Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
Nurse Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
 P | Q                                                                         < go back to top
Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Poison Control System Injury Prevention

Mark Kinde
651-201-5447

State

CBO

CHB

CLN

CTY

CUR

FPO

HE

HOS

ISD

LPH

NPO

ST

TRB

December 31, 2018
Positive Alternatives Grant Maternal & Child Health Mary Ottman

651-201-3581

State NPO January 21, 2016
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Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Rural Health

Lina Jau

651-201-3809

State HOS Currently Closed to new applicants
Rural Health

Judith Bergh

651-201-3843

Federal

CBO

CLN

HOS (rural and less than 50 beds)

NPO

OTH (rural hospitals with less than 50 beds, CAHs, rural health networks, rural EMS)

Currently Closed. Check site for updates.
Other: (Planning)

Will Wilson

651-201-3842

State HOS Annually every October 1
Rural Midlevel Practitioner Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
Rural Pharmacist Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
Rural Physician Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
 S                                                                               < go back to top
Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Safe Harbor/ No Wrong Door Regional Navigators Health Promotion & Chronic Disease: Injury and Violence Prevention

Lauren Ryan
651-201-5412

State CBO
CHB
CLN
CTY
HE
HOS
LPH
NPO
TRB
June 30, 2017
Sealing Unused Public Water Supply--Well Grant Environmental

Nancy La Plante

651-201-3651

State

CBO

CHB

CLN

CTY

FPO

HE

HOS

IND

ISD

LPH

NPO

TRB

OTH

 

Ongoing
Environmental

Cristina Covalschi

651-201-4696

State OTH (Public Water Suppliers) September 30, 2015
Environmental

Cristina Covalschi

651-201-4696

State OTH (Public Water Suppliers) October 30, 2015
Environmental

Cristina Covalschi

651-201-4696

State OTH (Public water suppliers) September 30, 2015

 

Swab Team Services Grant

 

Environmental

Daniel Symonik

651-201-4928

State NPO FY 2015 Closed. Next Grant cycle begins FY 2018

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Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Urban Physician Loan Forgiveness Health Workforce Brenda Flattum
651-201-3870
State
IND
January 2 of every year
 W | X | Y | Z                                                               < go back to top
Program Category MDH Contact Funding Source Eligible
Applicants
Deadline
Well Sealing Cost Share and Loan Availability (PDF: 847KB/5 pgs) Environmental health.wells@state.mn.us
651-201-4600
800-383-9808
 
 
Ongoing


Updated Wednesday, January 06, 2016 at 11:23PM