Call for Proposals!

Do you have a proposal for Population Health-focused research?

The DHSA is seeking population health research proposals from students, faculty, and staff attached to any of its partner organizations (Christiana Care Health System, Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children, Thomas Jefferson University, University of Delaware).  Proposals will be reviewed by a committee, and the top four researchers will have a chance to pitch their idea to a panel of DHSA representatives at this live event! The panel will score the proposals, and the highest scoring proposal will receive a check for $50,000 to fund their research!

Important Dates:

Deadline for Submission: April 22, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Notification of Top Four: April 30, 2019
Shark Tank Event: May 28, 2019

Proposals Must Include the Following:

Researcher’s Name(s)
Structured Abstract – 500 words maximum.
Key areas that should be included: overall research plan, innovative aspect of the population health-based proposal,  and how the funds will be utilized, sustainability of the  project, how the project will be impactful to the Delaware  community, and the potential for independent grant funding
Collaboration: proposal should indicate partnership with at least two of DHSA’s partner organizations
Letter of Support from researcher’s supervisor to ensure support

Who Can Submit:

Students, faculty, and staff attached to any of the DHSA’s Partner Organizations

CLICK HERE for more information, and to submit a proposal!