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AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.226
Sponsors
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Deadlines
Sep 25, 2018
Contact

For scientific or research questions:
AHRQ Staff by Program and Portfolio Area

For peer review:
Kishena Wadhwani, PhD
301.427.1556
Kishena.Wadhwani@ahrq.hhs.gov

For financial or grants management questions:
GMI@ahrq.hhs.gov

Purpose

The Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grant (R18) is an award to support the dissemination and implementation of a specified health services research project related to AHRQ's mission to produce evidence to make healthcare safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable.

The project must produce evidence to make healthcare safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable and affordable. Grantees should work with the Department of Health and Human Services and other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.

Priority areas of focus are:

  • Research to improve healthcare patient safety
  • Harnessing data and technology to improve healthcare quality and patient outcomes and to provide a 360-degree view of the patient
  • Research to increase accessibility and affordability of healthcare by examining innovative market approaches to care delivery and financing

Priority populations include:

  • Low-income
  • Minority
  • Women and children
  • Elderly
  • Individuals with special healthcare needs, including individuals with disabilities and those who need chronic care or end-of-life healthcare
Eligibility

Eligible applicants include:

  • Public nonprofit private institution, such as a university, college, or a faith-based or community-based organization
  • Unit of local, state, territory, or special district government
  • Eligible agency of the federal government
  • Indian/Native American tribal government (federally recognized and other than federally recognized)
  • Indian/Native American tribally designated organization
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. territories
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $400,000 per year
Project period: Up to 5 years

Application process

Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.

NIH standard deadlines apply for R18 new, renewal, and resubmission applications.

The earliest submission date is August 24, 2018.

Tagged as
Access · Children and youth · Elderly population · Health disparities · Healthcare quality · Minorities · People with disabilities · Poverty · Research methods and resources · Technology for health and human services · Uninsured and underinsured · Women



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