Grant Application Process and Timeline

2022 Grant Cycle:

1. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent (LOI)

  • The Foundation seeks applicants who can demonstrate innovative approaches, produce measurable patient/clinician outcomes, and disseminate findings that result in widespread use to improve patient safety across the healthcare community.
  • Download LOI cover page/instructions.
  • LOIs will be accepted through end of business, Monday, March 21, 2022.
  • LOIs must be submitted by email to apply@tdcfoundation.com.
  • Submission of an LOI is in no way a guarantee of funding.
  • LOI submissions will be evaluated by The Doctors Company Foundation.
  • After submitting an LOI, applicants may be contacted by Foundation staff and asked for clarifications and/or revisions and resubmission.
  • Applicants will be notified by May 16, 2022, via email, that either:
    • They are invited to submit a full proposal, or
    • Their project is not a good fit for The Doctors Company Foundation

2. Applicants who have been invited to submit a full proposal will receive an application form

  • Full proposal application forms and all accompanying documentation are due by end of business, Monday, June 20, 2022.
  • An invitation to submit a full proposal is in no way a guarantee of funding.
  • Full proposal applications will be evaluated by The Doctors Company Foundation.
  • Applicants will be notified of The Doctors Company Foundation's Board of Directors’ funding decisions in late August 2022.