Skip Navigation U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for Healthcare Research Quality
Resource Links
Find and apply for grant programs from Federal agencies
HHS Recovery Information & reporting use of funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
HIPAA Privacy RuleInformation for researchers and patients on use of personal health data in research projects

Funding Opportunities

AHRQ Research Funding Priorities
Mission Statement — Welcome from the Agency Director — AHRQ Portfolio Missions — Staff Contacts

AHRQ and the Recovery Act
Comparative Effectiveness Funding

Funding Announcements
Requests for Applications — Program Announcements — Archive

Electronic Grant Applications
Electronic Submission Overview — Transition Strategy and Timeline — Preparation by Applicant Institutions — The SF 424 (R&R) Application — Steps for E-Submission — Getting Help

Research Policies
AHRQ Grants Policies — PHS Grants Policy Statement — Federal Regulations and Authorities — Federal Register Notices — Policy Notices Archive

Grants On-Line Database (GOLD)
Project Research Online Database

Grants Process
Application Forms — Application Submission Dates — Grant Mechanisms and Descriptions — Receipt and Referral Process — Peer Review Process — Award Process — Post Award Management — Terms and Conditions — Grant Payment — Reporting Requirements — Non-Competing Continuation Applications — Final Reports

Grant Application Basics
Overview of the Application Process — Timeframe for Application Preparation — Grant Application Tips — Essentials of the Research Plan — Common Problems Identified During Peer Review — Protection of Human Subjects — Health Services Research and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Privacy Rule

Training and Education
Intramural Opportunities — Research Education Grant Programs — Questions and Answers — Tools and Resources — Trend Data — Workshops and Conferences

Small Business Innovation Research Program — Requests for Proposals

Budget Limitations on Research, Demonstration, & Conference Grant Applications
Update to American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA)
News & Information
  Media Resources
Healthcare 411 Podcasts
Publications & Products
Information Quality Guidelines
Freedom of Information
Electronic Policies
Other HHS Agencies
Special Interest
Knowledge Transfer/Implementation
Nursing Research
Grants On-Line Database
PDA Applications
How AHRQ Helps People
AHRQAdvancing Excellence in Health Care