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:

IP-X Research Stimulus Pilot Grants
The second round of our IP-X Research Stimulus funding has moved to the Mcubed Diamond format for the pilot grant program. Join faculty in making and perusing comments about research interests and finding interprofessional partners for collaboration. Rolling call during fall 2018.

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, 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.

Elsewhere on Campus:

Ginsberg Center Community-Engaged Teaching and Research Funding: In partnership with multiple units on campus, Ginsberg seeks faculty to advance their scholarship while enhancing the capacity of social sector community partners.  Proposals encouraged that advance equity and decrease economic and racial disparities in southeast Michigan communities. Current round proposals due Dec. 7, 2018.

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. Proposals due Dec. 22, 2018.

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 (note upcoming Gilbert Whitaker Fund deadline of January 22, 2019).

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.