Independence Blue Cross is proud to offer a competitive Clinical Care Innovation Grant Program (Grant Program). The Grant Program is intended to foster new, innovative approaches to care delivery that will ultimately help improve the health and well-being of its members.
Independence will award five grants in 2021 with an average of $200,000 per grant to health systems and large specialty groups with value-based care contracts with Independence. The awarding of grants and disbursement of grant funding is contingent upon Institutional Review Board approval. All grant proposals and awards will need to comply with all applicable state and federal requirements including, but not limited to, all requirements and regulations imposed by The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Please note: Each entity is permitted up to three submissions for the 2021 cycle. The deadline for submissions is December 31, 2020.
For the Grant Program, we are seeking submissions that focus on the following:
If you’re interested in applying for the Grant Program, please keep the following dates in mind:
Interested in applying for the Grant Program? Your grant proposal should include the following information:
Ready to get started? Here’s how to apply:
Thank you for your interest in the CCI Grant Program and your submission. If you have questions about the information requested or the Grant Program, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 If your submission is selected to move forward, please note that as a condition of receiving a grant under the Grant Program, you will be required to enter into Independence’s Grant Agreement, modified only where "variable language" indicates an area specific to your organization and project. We will provide the Grant Agreement to those applicants selected to move forward.