AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18 Research Demonstration and Dissemination Projects)

Oct 7,2016 | Consortium staff Funding Opportunities

Posted by: AHRQ (PA-14-290)
Open date: August 25, 2014
Due date: Standard due dates for R18 (January 25, May 25, September 25)
Expiration date: May 26, 2018

The Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grant (R18) is an award made by AHRQ to an institution/organization to support a discrete, specified health services research project. The project will be performed by the named investigator and study team. The R18 research plan proposed by the applicant institution/organization must be related to the mission and priority research interests of AHRQ.

This FOA invites Large Research Demonstration and Dissemination (R18) Project applications. The Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grant (R18) is an award made by AHRQ to an institution/organization to support a discrete, specified health services research project. The R18 research plan proposed by the applicant institution/organization must be related to the mission and portfolio priority research interests of AHRQ. Although the PD/PI writes the grant application and is responsible for conducting and supervising the research, the actual applicant is the research institution/organization.

The AHRQ mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more ac­cessible, equitable and affordable, and to work with HHS and other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used. Within the mission, AHRQ’s specific priority areas of focus are:

  • Improve health care quality by accelerating implementation of Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR)
  • Make health care safer
  • Increase accessibility by evaluating expansions of insurance coverage
  • Improve health care affordability, efficiency and cost transparency

Explore areas relevant to Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grant (R18) applications submitted to AHRQ here.

Per NOT-HS-011, the revised expiration date of July 6, 2018 has been revised to May 26, 2018.