Funding

The University of Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education shares information about funding opportunities of interest. These opportunities may be centered on campus, national, or even international. Check back often, as the list will be updated regularly.

University of Michigan

IPE Travel Grant: Travel grant funds for faculty who hold at least a 50% appointment in one of the health science schools at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor campus; additionally, ALL Interprofessional Leadership Fellows are eligible to apply. Grants of up to $1,500 (larger requests may be considered in special circumstances). Funds may be used for travel and conference expenses in accordance with U-M guidelines. Ongoing.

MIPERC Mini-Grants: The Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center is accepting proposals for three $1,000 seed grants to be awarded in fall 2018. The purpose is to encourage interprofessional scholarship, especially in intra-institutional collaborations. (Please send a note to IPECenter@umich.edu if you are applying for a MIPERC grant so we can assist if needed.) Apply by midnight August 15, 2018.

Michigan Medicine DEI Mini-Grants 
Michigan Medicine faculty, staff, and learners to apply for grants up to $5,000. Submissions should focus on promoting inclusion, diversity, and equity for patients, faculty, and staff. Apply by Sept. 10.

On the Radar for Next Year:

DEI Innovation Grants: Focused on enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion on campus. Funding is designed to reward ideas and innovations that people (all faculty, staff, and students) across U-M wish to grow. Anticipated average grant size will be between $2,000 – $5,000.

Ginsberg Center Community Engagement Grants for Interprofessional Education:
This funding program is offered in partnership with the Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education to support interprofessional, community-engaged initiatives. Grants support interprofessional teams, representing at least two different schools, that include at least one past or current Interprofessional Leadership Fellow.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

U-M Foundation Relations info for applying for RWJF funding.