Duke Funding Opportunities

Duke Institute for Health Innovation - 2021 Innovation Projects

The Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI) enables transformative innovation in health and health care by catalyzing multidisciplinary teamwork across Duke University and Duke Health. DIHI announces the next emerging ideas and funding cycle for innovative ideas and projects. Proposed projects should address actual and important problems encountered by care providers, patients and their loved ones and represent urgent health challenges nationally. For the upcoming funding cycle, DIHI is specifically interested in innovations in areas that: (a) Improve value of care through novel strategies, (b) Create digital solutions for care and monitoring (home monitoring, wearables etc.), (c) Advance health equity, (d) Enhance provider and staff experience and well-being, (e) Accelerate population health solutions and strategies, and (f) Enhance patient engagement and experience. Awards will range between $25,000 - $70,000 for one year.
Deadline: October 9, 2020

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REACH Equity CAreer Development Award

The Duke Center for REsearch to AdvanCe Healthcare Equity (REACH Equity) is seeking applications for an internal mentored research career development award (CDA) for junior investigators proposing research related to the Center’s theme of addressing racial and ethnic disparities in health by developing and testing interventions that improve the quality of patient-centered care in the clinical encounter. Although their focus is on intervention, proposals may employ any research method as long as the research addresses disparities in patient-centered care in the clinical encounter and will clearly lead to the development and testing of an intervention. Awards are up to $75,000 for two years.
Deadline: December 7, 2020

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