Health Future Foundation Faculty Development Grant

Health Future Foundation (HFF) Faculty Development Grants are seed grants for full-time Health Science faculty members developing new research projects. HFF Faculty Development grants are for $20,000 over a two year project period.


  • Full-time Health Science faculty members will be considered for funding. Part-time faculty including those who hold contributed service, special rank or visiting designations are not eligible for this program.
  • Faculty who have previously received one HFF Faculty Development Grant will be considered with a lower funding priority than new or previously unfunded investigators. 
  • Faculty who have been funded two or more times through this program are not eligible for this grant program.
  • The two year award is not allowed an extension or renewal.

Budget Restrictions: The following are not allowable expenses: faculty salaries, space, travel to conferences or scientific meetings, repairs, renovations, computer equipment and indirect costs. No more than $5,000 of salary and fringe benefits is allowed for technical and/or student support staff.

No funding is available for the 2014 cycle.

Health Future Foundation Awards Grant Expenditure Guidelines (PDF)

Confidential Research Hotline (402-280-3200)

Research Personnel are expected to report any known or suspected noncompliant conduct related to research or sponsored program activities conducted and/or approved through Creighton University. The confidential Research Compliance Hotline (402-280-3200) is available for any individual who wishes to remain anonymous and/or has found other available reporting mechanisms to be ineffective. Research Personnel may also address their research compliance-related questions or concerns to the Director of Research & Compliance at 402-280-2511.

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