Request for Applications - Duke CTSI Community Engaged Research Initiative and Duke REACH Equity Center Collaborative

Funding Agency:
Duke University

Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute’s Community Engaged Research Initiative (CERI) and Duke’s Center for REsearch to AdvanCe Healthcare Equity (REACH Equity) are seeking research proposals that address racial and ethnic disparities in health by developing and testing interventions that improve the quality of patient-centered care. Applications should include collaborative community-research teams comprised of Duke faculty and stakeholders such as patients and/or community-based organizations. Funding up to $37,500 (total) will be awarded for a two-year period beginning on July 1, 2020. One award will be granted during the 2020 funding cycle.


Mandatory Letter of Intent due by February 24, 2020.

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

The Duke PI must be full-time faculty at the rank of Medical Instructor or higher.



Funding Type





Community Outreach and Engagement
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational
Social Sciences

External Deadline

February 24, 2020