IHQI Improvement Scholars Program - Call for Letter of Intent

The UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement (IHQI) is accepting letters of intent for improvement projects to be conducted Sept 1, 2018 - Aug 31, 2019. Letter of Intent deadline is January 12, 2018.

The UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement (IHQI) is accepting letters of intent for improvement projects to be conducted Sept 1, 2018 - Aug 31, 2019. The purpose of this request is to solicit applications for healthcare improvement projects.

Projects are intended to improve clinical care and outcomes for a population of patients by implementing proven and/or expert-recommended strategies and approaches. Proposals to research new interventions for efficacy and/or effectiveness will not be funded. 

Projects must align with one of UNC’s institutional priorities. Project applicants should discuss project ideas with clinical leads of institutional priorities prior to submitting a letter of intent (see Section V of application).

IHQI faculty and staff will provide in-kind support, training and consultation to project teams.

Letters of Intent are due January 12, 2018. Applicants will be invited to submit proposals beginning January 26, 2018. Proposals are due March 21, 2018 with notification of awards by May 2, 2018 and anticipated project start date of September 1, 2018.

Click here for more information and to access the application.

Contact Laura Brown, laura.brown@unchealth.unc.edu for more information.