The United Hospital Fund awards approximately $1 million annually in grants and general support. The Fund supports the development of model projects, sponsors research to analyze systemic problems, and fosters innovative solutions. Beneficiaries of the Fund’s grants include not-for-profit and public hospitals, nursing homes, and health care, academic, and public interest organizations.
Find information about our grant criteria and our application process.
United Hospital Fund grants focus on health care issues ranging from health insurance coverage to improving the quality of care and of health care service delivery. Grant Spotlight provides a brief look, changing periodically, at some of these Fund-supported efforts.
Currently featured: Making ED Visits Safer for Older Adults
Templates are available to assist current grantees in preparing their narrative and financial reports.
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