Jump ARCHES Spring 2020 Special RFP Call

The Jump Applied Research for Community Health through Engineering and Simulation (Jump ARCHES) Endowment offers this Request for Proposals to members of faculty of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the health care providers of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, and/or OSF HealthCare clinicians.

A special and timely focus for this RFP is proposals addressing digital health, data science, health equities, community health, AI, and related areas in the development of technologies that may address COVID-19, pandemic flu, or similar health crises. The goal of this competitive grant is to improve health care quality and patient safety through the combined efforts of researchers, engineers, clinicians, and social and behavioral scientists.

In particular, proposals which identify future or matching funding from federal, state, county, or other governmental or non-governmental relief organizations will be regarded most favorably. The award is for 1 year of startup/seed money support. Requests for continuing funding will be based upon reported progress.

Questions? View the RFP and application here: Jump ARCHES COVID-19 Application.

Deadline: March 27, 2020.

Please note: the application has been shortened. You must apply through the process outlined in the above PDF.