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Systems for Action: Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Letter of Intent (Optional): Oct 4, 2019
Application: Nov 6, 2019

This program provides grants to help to build the evidence base for a Culture of Health by testing new ways of connecting the country's fragmented medical, social, and public health systems. Studies conducted through this program will test innovative mechanisms for aligning delivery and financing systems for medical, social, and public health services, with a focus on health and health equity.

Projects should:

  • Focus on solutions to high-priority system alignment problems that involve medical, social, and public health services
  • Test the effectiveness of these solutions using rigorous scientific methods
  • Engage stakeholders from medical, social, and public health systems in the design and conduct of the research, so that findings can be readily used in practice

Eligible applicants are public entities and 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations based in the United States or its territories.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $500,000
Project period: 3 years
Estimated number of awards: 4

Application process

Links to application instructions and the online grant portal are available on the program website.

Applicants are encouraged, but not required, to submit a letter of intent through the online grant portal by October 4, 2019.

Tagged as
Community and faith-based initiatives · Evaluation methods and resources · Health disparities · Healthcare business and finance · Human services · Population health · Public health · Research methods and resources · Rural-urban differences · Service delivery models

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