Call for Proposals - 2021 MIPERC Mini-grant

Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center (MIPERC) announces the call for proposals for three mini-grants (up to $1,000 each) to be awarded Fall 2021. The submission deadline is September 1, 2021 and announcement of award will be September 17, 2021.


Individuals must be an employee (faculty, staff, administrator, practitioner) of a MIPERC academic or practice partner member organization. Any student proposal must be submitted through a MIPERC academic or practice partner principle investigator. See the MIPERC website for listing of current partner members. 

Research Requirements

Research should support the mission of MIPERC:  to identify ways that the members can develop collaborative, innovative, and interprofessional initiatives across disciplines, learning institutions, and health care systems

Research should also align with one of the priorities identified by the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education:

➢ Improve the triple aim outcomes on an individual and population level
➢ Result in sustainable and adaptive infrastructure that supports the triple aim outcomes of both education and practice
➢ Identify ecological factors essential for achieving triple aim outcomes
➢ Identify factors essential for systematic and adaptive infrastructure in the transformation of the process of care and education
➢ Identify changes needed in policy, accreditation, credentialing and licensing for health care provision and education
➢ Establish a causal connection between health outcomes, education and collaborative practice