Research Grants Program

Provides funding for research projects.

$1 million is available in the latest round of funding in the New Jersey Health Foundation Research Grants Program to provide grants of up to $35,000 each for research projects that demonstrate exciting potential and help applicants qualify for larger grants from other organizations to advance their research.

Full-time faculty members and personnel at these organizations affiliated with New Jersey Health Foundation are eligible to apply for research grants:

  • Kessler Foundation
  • Princeton University
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University
  • Stevens Institute of Technology

Applications for this round of funding will be accepted from September 16, 2019 through November 8, 2019.  Click below for details:

  1. Policies and Procedures
  2. FAQs
  3. Sample Letter of Agreement
  4. Apply Now

Questions? E-mail researchgrant@njhf.org.

Grants must be used to fund only direct program costs. Grants cannot be used to fund overhead, tuition indirect or investment management fees.

Innovation Grants Program

Funding for promising new ideas.

Grants of up to $50,000 each are available to researchers at organizations affiliated with New Jersey Health Foundation who have promising ideas that may lead to developing patents or other intellectual property.

Faculty and personnel from the organizations listed below are eligible to apply:

  • Kessler Foundation
  • Princeton University
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Rowan University
  • Rutgers University
  • Stevens Institute of Technology

Contact your organization’s Tech Transfer Department or email innovationfunding@njhf.org for more information.

Grants must be used to fund only direct program costs and cannot be used to fund overhead, indirect or investment management fees.

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