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Rural Assistance Center: Tools for Success


The Rural Assistance Center provides access to resources that support grant writing, demonstrate program effectiveness, and show innovative program techniques being developed in rural communities. The center also presents health and human service program models and innovations from rural communities to provide examples of lessons learned.

The resources available can help rural communities:
  • Grow funding
  • Improve programs
  • Promote successes to policymakers, funders, sponsors, and communities
  • Research program potential
  • Reach development goals
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at:


University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health

Funding Sources

Health Resources and Services Administration; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Office of Rural Health Policy

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  • Original Summary: 10/2013
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Last updated: July 02, 2014.