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Michigan Physician Investigator Research Award

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis



This program is for physicians who have an interest in health and medical care research related to one or more of the following:

  • Quality of healthcare
  • Cost of healthcare
  • Appropriate access to health and medical care for Michigan residents
The purpose of this award program is to enable physicians to explore the merits of a research idea by providing seed money for a pilot study, feasibility study, or small research study.

Physicians interested in research, who are licensed and practicing in the state of Michigan are eligible. Applicants may include physicians working in research environments such as medical schools, university-affiliated hospitals, healthcare systems, or nonprofit agencies.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $10,000.

Application process

Links to additional information and forms are available on the program website. Potential applicants are encouraged to submit a concept paper to for review prior to the submission of a full proposal.

Applications are accepted at any time and are reviewed 3 times a year.

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Access · Healthcare business and finance · Healthcare quality · Physicians · Research methods and resources · Michigan

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