Technical assistance and direction for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program

The Foundation's Scholars in Health Policy Research Program was designed to provide postdoctoral training targeted to the most promising graduates of programs in the three disciplines of economics, political science, and sociology to advance their involvement in health policy research.Boston University Health Policy Institute continues to provide technical assistance and direction to the Scholars in Health Policy Research Program. This grant provides support for maintaining national program office (NPO) operations and ensuring successful recruitment of scholars over the coming academic year, 2008-2009, at their three sites: University of Michigan; University of California, Berkeley; and Harvard University. The NPO will continue to develop and expand communications and networking activities for program alumni and will enhance its current application process by moving to an online application system that will begin taking electronic applications with Cohort XV in fall 2008.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $698,263.00

Awarded on: 9/10/2008

Time frame: 9/1/2008 - 9/7/2009

Grant Number: 63925


Boston University School of Management, Health Policy Institute

53 Bay State Road
Boston, 02215-2197


Alan B. Cohen
Project Director