RFP, CGN and CGA Opportunities

The Alliance is a community dedicated to accelerating excellence in healthcare performance through education and collaboration. To help achieve this, we collect information on research proposals and grants offered through other healthcare-related organizations.

American Academy of Dermatology

The Academy bestows a number of prestigious awards to recognize the contributions of individuals to the specialty as well as offering various grants and scholarships to assist recipients in furthering their areas of study and broadening knowledge in the field of dermatology.

Program for Innovative Continuing Medical Education in Dermatology (PICMED)

The program was established to facilitate dermatologists' continuing education through support and development of innovative continuing medical education programs.

Available grants

  • Multi-year grant: Applicants may request up to $50,000 (direct costs only) for a two (2) year funding period.  2nd year funding will be contingent on 1st year milestones being met. 
  • Single-year grant: Applicants may request up to $10,000 (direct costs only) for a one (1) year project period. 

For more information regarding PICMED, please visit the AAD website.


Bioverativ Therapeutics is committed to supporting innovative, high quality, independent medical education for healthcare professionals (HCPs) that narrows unmet educational needs, maintains clinical excellence, and is designed to change HCP competence and performance, ultimately leading to improved outcomes in the patient communities that Bioverativ serves.

The intent of the Request for Educational Grant Applications (REGA) announcement is to notify experienced and eligible medical education providers that Bioverativ is interested in receiving applications for independent medical education activities pertinent to hemophilia or other rare blood disorders and are related to these therapeutic areas:

  • Inhibitor Management in Hemophilia
  • Patient Management in Cold Agglutinin Disease
  • Factor vs. Non-Factor in Hemophilia
  • Joint Health in Hemophilia

To access these Request for Grant Applications, please visit the Bioverativ Grants and Giving website

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Bristol-Myers Squibb accepts funding requests within the following therapeutic areas of interest. As areas of interest and funding consideration may change periodically, please consult this website frequently. Please note that international funding opportunities may differ.

  • Cardiovascular
  • Immunoscience
  • Oncology
  • Virology
  • Genetically Defined / Rare Diseases

View Request for Proposals / for Education


Genentech is actively seeking applications for the 2017 Independent Medical Education Call for Grant Notification: Improving Knowledge in Evolving and/or New Disease Areas.

Submission Deadline: Executive Summary due on December 15, 2017
Download Call for Grants

Insmed Incorporated

Insmed has funding to support independent accredited education intended to improve clinician knowledge, competence, and performance in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) Lung Disease. Please refer to for grant submission requirements. For additional questions about the CGA process please contact Insmed Medical Education at Grant submissions should align to the specifications in the downloadable CGA.

Therapeutic Areas: Pulmonology/Infectious Disease
Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) Lung Disease
Focus Area: Local and Regional Education Activities

Submission Deadline: Rolling submissions accepted for 2017/2018
Download Call for Grants

Therapeutic Areas: Pulmonology/Infectious Disease
Nontuberculous Mycobacterial (NTM) Lung Disease
Focus Area: Education Activities associated with Medical Society Conferences

Submission Deadline: at least 60 days prior to the requestors need for funding commitment, or based on society deadlines.
Download Call for Grants

Sanofi US Medical Affairs

Sanofi US is committed to funding high quality educational activities and materials in the therapeutic areas of interest to the company that have the potential to improve patient care and health outcomes.

The purpose of an educational grant is to support an activity that encourages an educational interchange with respect to available scientific and medical information. Educational activities may or may not be accredited.

  • Therapeutic Area: Diabetes
         Educational Grant Portal for submissions:
         Area of Interest: Type 1 DM: New and Emerging Therapeutic Strategies for Adults
         Submission Deadline: October 30, 2017 at 5:00 pm EST
         Download Request for Proposal

Spark Therapeutics

Spark Therapeutics is actively seeking applications for the 2018 Independent Medical Education Request for Proposal Notification: Gene Therapy for Inherited Retinal Disease.
Submission Timeframe: December 1, 2017 - January 5, 2018
Download Request for Proposal