Funding Available: up to $15,000 per grant, three grants available for a one-year term.
The Health Professional Investigator (HPI) Operating Grant provides project funding to non-physician principal investigators (PI) who are HHS-employed healthcare professionals. Inter-professional teams, which include physicians, are encouraged, but physicians are not eligible to apply as lead PI for this grant. The HPI Operating Grant is for research initiatives directly relevant to the clinical mission and priorities of HHS (Patients, People, Sustainability, Innovation and Learning). The grant objective is to provide support for pilot studies or research projects that have the potential to lead to larger projects and the possibility of external funding. The HPI Operating Grant offers an opportunity to foster and support a culture of inquiry for early investigators under the mentorship of experienced researchers. Priority areas for funding include the following:
The intention of this grant program is consistent with the role of the Director, Clinical Health Professional Research:
A pdf document with HPI details, including: Overview, Eligibility Criteria, eSubmission Requirements, Review Process, Review Criteria, Deliverables and Funding Source. Download Application Guidelines ►
For more information and/or assistance on the submission process, please contact Donna Catherwood, firstname.lastname@example.org This funding program is led by Dr. Sandra Carroll, Director, Clinical Health Professional Research, email@example.com