Funding Opportunities

Are you currently working on efforts to improve the health of those from socially and economically disadvantaged backgrounds?

The Center for Health Equity (CHE) in the Graduate School of Public Health (Pitt Public Health) offers several funding opportunities for those working to address health disparities and health inequity. Projects of interest include those focused on improving the health of those who face social or economic obstacles to health due to their race, ethnicity, religion, socioeconomic status, gender, mental health, cognitive, sensory, or physical disability, sexual orientation, geography, or other characteristics linked to discrimination or health inequity.
 

 

Award Announcement (first date applications will be accepted)

Application Due Notification of Award
Master's & Doctoral Student Scholarship August 30, 2016 September 30, 2016--EXTENDED TO OCT. 18, 2016 mid-November  2016
Communities Working for Health Equity Mini-Grant October 28, 2016 December 2, 2016 late December 2016
Faculty Collaborating with Community Mini-Grant January 31, 2017 March 3, 2017 April 2017

 

Current Funding Opportunities

Master’s & Doctoral Student Scholarship Award

Amount: Two $1,000.00 scholarships

Communities Working for Health Equity Mini-Grant

Amount: Two $500.00 mini-grants

Faculty Collaborating with Community Mini-Grant

Amount: One $2,500.00 mini-grant

 

 

For questions regarding the mini-grant application process, please contact Dr. Patricia Documét, CHE Scientific Director.