The University of Michigan Center for Interprofessional Education shares information about funding opportunities of interest. Check back often, as this list is updated regularly when new opportunities are announced. Note: Some grant programs are reduced during the COVID-19 era. 

Current Opportunities:

  • MICHR’s Catalyst Award for Translational Research & Community Health:

    Attn: early-career investigators who want to obtain preliminary data to strengthen extramural grant applications and long-term research goals. If your research addresses an important area of clinical and translational science or a community-identified health priority, you are encouraged to apply for the  Catalyst Award offered by the Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR). It’s open to all campuses, schools, and colleges at U-M, as well as partners affiliated with community and patient coalitions and groups, nonprofit organizations, government, and other agencies outside U-M. Applications for the Catalyst Awards are due Monday, April 19, 2021 and must be submitted via UMMS Competition Space. Question can be addressed to

  • MIPERC 2021 Mini-Grants:

    Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center (MIPERC) announces the call for proposals for three mini-grants to be awarded during the fall of 2021. The deadline for submission is September 1, 2021. Research should align with one of the priorities identified by the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education. Three grants (up to $1,000 each) will be awarded.

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Center for IPE:

IPE Travel Grant: Travel grant funds are available for to support faculty and students in sharing their IPE research at conference and meetings. Faculty must 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 should be used for travel and conference expenses in accordance with U-M guidelines.