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!

Health Policy Analysis Mentorship Programme- Closing date 7 November 2016

The Alliance is launching a new programme of work to help strengthen capacity to conduct health policy analysys in LMICs. Through this programme, it is envisaged to create a network of health policy analysis researchers based in LMIC research institutions who can take the field forward.
The Alliance is seeking to recruit an institution with significant expertise in health policy analysis and capacity building including teaching and training in the area of health policy and analysis and health policy and systems research in LMICs.

Call for nominations for the 2016 Societal Awards - Closing date 30 September 2016

Health Systems Global and the Alliance HPSR are pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2016 Societal Awards.

Request for proposal: Engaging drug/pharmacy workers in Essential Public Health Functions and Health Systems Performance - Closing Date: 31 August 2016

The overall goal of this project is to develop a conceptual model on the connection between Essential Public Health Functions and health systems strengthening as well as a simluation model to estimate the impact of engaging drug/pharmacy shop workers in essential public health functions.

Strengthening Capacity for Implementation Research (SCapIR) Initiative

Small grants schemes to enable the effective implementation of health programmes are available in six countries at the links below.

The links to the Ghana, Indonesia and Viet Nam web sites are currently not functional.

Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

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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