The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nursing and Health Policy Collaborative has announced grant funds for interdisciplinary faculty research focused on health policy. Grants range from $20,000 to $50,000 for a one-year period. The RFA will award a total of $125,000.

This initiative supports health policy research partnerships between UNM nursing faculty and other UNM faculty who utilize social science methods and conceptual frameworks. Grant funds can be used to collect pilot data, conduct a large stand-alone study aiming to inform health policy or disseminate research findings to policy makers. 

The deadline for applications is Monday, Aug. 1. Awards will be announced Thursday, Sept. 15.

For more information, e-mail Sally Cohen at with questions.