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

Center for IPE / Health Sciences Council:

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

IP-X Research Stimulus Pilot Grants
Watch for details about the next open call.

Elsewhere on Campus:

  • MICHR $100,000 Accelerating Synergy Award is for U-M faculty interdisciplinary research teams to be competitive for an external multi-component NIH large-scale grant (ie, U- and P-series mechanisms). Offered for basic, translational, and health health services research. Funds can be used to pursue final data collection/analysis, publish with collaborators, or support resources for grant development. Letter of Intent is REQUIRED and due August 5, 2019 at 5:00 pm through UMMS Competition Space. 
  • Office of Academic Innovation has Quick Win Research grant opportunities that can be relevant for IPE, especially “Supporting communities in informal and/or formal learning environments.” Proposals will be reviewed three times a year: June 15, Sept. 15, and Jan. 15.
  • Center for Research on Learning and Teaching: CRLT grants enhance teaching and learning and are open to eligible members of the Ann Arbor campus of U-M. Grants begin at $500 (max) Instructional Development Fund grants. The grants range up to $10,000 for for individual or collaborative groups of faculty to improve teaching and learning at U-M.

On the Radar for Next Year:

Office of Continuing Medical Education and Lifelong Learning: Grants up to $25,000 will support innovations in all aspects of physician/health professional learning, including content, process, outcomes or assessment, and encouraging interprofessional learning and team training.

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:
Funding program is offered in partnership with the Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education to support 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.