This PCORI Funding Announcement will open on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) plans to award up to $25 million in fiscal year 2022 as part of the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards. These awards are for research support projects. This program does not fund research studies.

The Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards support projects that encourage active, meaningful involvement of patients, caregivers, clinicians, and other healthcare stakeholders as integral members of the patient-centered outcomes research/comparative clinical effectiveness research (PCOR/CER) enterprise.

The Engagement Award: Capacity Building funding opportunity aims to support projects that help communities increase their facility with and ability to participate across all phases of the PCOR/CER process.

Key Dates

Online System Opens:
Letter of Intent Deadline:
Earliest Start Date:

Funds and Project Period

Total Costs

Award total costs may not exceed $250,000 (Direct + Indirect Costs)

Maximum Project Period

2 years


Award Types