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

Ginsberg Center Community Engagement Grants for Interprofessional Education:
This new funding program is offered in partnership with the Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education to support interprofessional, community-engaged initiatives. Grants up to $5,000 will be awarded to support interprofessional teams, representing at least two different schools, that include at least one past or current Interprofessional Leadership Fellow. Deadline to apply: Friday, February 16, 2018.

2018 MICHR Funding: For innovative research that addresses an important area of clinical and translational science or a community-identified health priority –collaborating across disciplines to bring synergistic solutions to multifaceted research questions.  Translational Science Award application due February 13, and pre-applications for the Accelerating Synergy Award due February 15.

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.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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

Interdisciplinary Research Leaders: $350,000 over three years per lead organization for teams of three, including two mid-career researchers and one mid-career community partner. Research should draw from multiple scientific and social scientific disciplines, particularly those not traditionally in health research. 2018 themes are around improving health care delivery in rural America and addressing social and economic determinants to prevent chronic conditions and promote health in rural America. Deadline: March 14, 2018, 3 PM 

Clinical Scholars$105,000 per team member over three years. Eligibility: Teams of two to five that represent different health professions; can be from the same organization or different organizations. Team members must be a clinician, clinical supervisor (including students) or administrator, have five or more years of experience and have community-focused research or program experience. Focus: Solutions for “wicked problems” in teams’ communities .  Deadline: March 14, 2018, 3 PM

More RWJF awards and deadlines.