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Funding by Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

Michigan Building Healthy Communities Step Up for School Wellness Program
Supplies Michigan students, teachers, and administrators with the resources and tools needed to create a healthy school environment that supports a culture of wellness.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Oct 30, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Community Health Matching Program
Grants for nonprofit community organizations that develop, implement and evaluate new approaches to healthcare issues in Michigan.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Investigator Initiated Research Program
Funds Michigan-based applied research projects addressing the quality and cost of healthcare, access to care, and community health.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Physician Investigator Research Award
Funding for Michigan physicians to explore research concerning quality, cost, or access to care through pilot studies, feasibility studies, or small research projects.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Proposal Development Award
Grants to help Michigan-based nonprofit community organizations develop grant proposals for healthcare projects.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Preventing Suicide in Michigan's Health-Disparate Populations Grants Inactive
Grants for healthcare clinicians and behavioral health specialists in Michigan to implement sustainable, evidence-based practices that address suicide.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Sep 15, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Strengthening the Safety Net: Improving Access to High Quality Health Care in Michigan Inactive
Grants to safety net clinics and medical and dental homes in Michigan to support general operations and direct patient care.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Jun 26, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Building Healthy Communities: Engaging Middle Schools Through Project Healthy Schools Inactive
Technical assistance for schools in Michigan to establish a healthy school environment that encourages healthy eating and physical activity while supporting higher levels of academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: May 1, 2020
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation Student Award Program Inactive
Funding for doctoral and medical students at Michigan universities who research healthcare topics, including demonstration and evaluation projects and pilot programs that are aimed at improving healthcare within the state.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2020
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Michigan Building Healthy Communities Elementary School Program Inactive
Assistance for Michigan elementary schools to undergo a healthy school transformation, which will involve infusing healthy nutrition, education, and physical exercise throughout the school environment to increase children's health, fight childhood obesity, and improve academic achievement.
Geographic coverage: Michigan
Application Deadline: Apr 17, 2020
Sponsors: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Wayne State University