Funding opportunities

Supporting the generation of policy-relevant knowledge

The Alliance HPSR issues calls for research proposals and bids on a regular basis targeted towards institutions from low- and middle-income countries.

Current Calls

New Calls!

  • PAHO/WHO calls for grant applications to support research on improving health program implementation
    Washington, D.C., 23 May 2016 (PAHO) — The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), together with the Alliance, invites applications for grants to support research on how to improve the implementation of health programs in the Americas. The research grants range from US$25,000 – $30,000.
    The application deadline is 20 June 2016.

    This initiative seeks to facilitate improvements in health program implementation by generating knowledge through research that is embedded within existing activities in Latin America and the Caribbean. The program is organized by PAHO’s Department of Knowledge Management, Bioethics and Research in partnership with the Alliance. Since 2014, the iPIER program has financed 12 projects in the Region.
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What is Health Policy and Systems Research?

Health policy and systems research (HPSR) is an interdisciplinary field that seeks to understand and improve how societies organize themselves in achieving collective health goals, and how different actors interact in the policy and implementation processes to contribute to policy outcomes.

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The Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research
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