Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Engaging Businesses for HealthDeadline: June 14, 2016
Engaging Businesses for Health seeks to build the evidence base for how private-sector investment can help build a Culture of Health. Funded studies are expected to include rigorous empirical research that will inform the business case for promoting greater well-being and health equity for all.
Amount: Up to $2,000,000 is available to support up to eight studies for up to $250,000 per study. The Project period is up to 24 months. The Foundation expects to fund a diverse range of studies with varying budgets and timelines.
Eligibility: Eligibility and selection criteria are detailed below:
- Researchers, as well as practitioners in the public and private sector working with researchers, are eligible to submit proposals through their organizations. Projects may be generated from disciplines including business management and administration, finance, marketing, economics, labor, sociology, program evaluation, political science, public policy, public health and health care, public administration, law, or other related fields.
- The Foundation may give preference to applicants that are either public entities or nonprofit organizations that are tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are not private foundations or Type III supporting organizations.
- Applicant organizations must be based in the United States or its territories.
Note: An applicant webinar will be held on May 23, 2016.