InCHIP Seed Grants and Awards

InCHIP Seed Grant Competitions

Click the Seed Grant Opportunities tab above to view this year’s seed grant competitions.

InCHIP hosts several annual competitions for seed grants. The purpose of these competitions is to provide pilot and seed grant resources to investigators to stimulate new research in health behavior change at UConn of the type and quality likely to lead to additional external funding.


InCHIP Excellence Awards

Starting in 2019, InCHIP will host annual awards to award excellence in three domains: Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award, Excellence in Faculty Mentoring Award, and the Community-Engaged Health Research Excellence Award

Nominations for these awards are due by 11:59pm on April 1, 2019 and winners will be announced by the end of April.


Jeffrey D. Fisher Health Behavior Change Research Fellowship

Beginning in the Spring of 2019, the Jeffrey D. Fisher Health Behavior Change Research Fellowship (Fisher Fellowship) will award $4,000 in funds to one outstanding UConn graduate student working on her/his dissertation in the area of health behavior.

For more information on the InCHIP Seed Grants, Excellence Awards, or Jeffrey D. Fisher Health Behavior Change Research Fellowship, please see the appropriate tabs above.