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latest news
Innovate UK – Digital health technology catalyst 2017 round 1 Competition opens: Monday 31 July 2017
Competition closes: Wednesday 11 October 2017 12:00pm [more]
Launch of the iHub Improvement Fund The application acceptance period is between 1st - 22nd September 2017. [more]

Launch of the iHub Improvement Fund

 

The Improvement Fund has £200,000 to award in financial year 2017-18. Applicants can apply as a single organisation or a partnership. Applicants can apply for grants between £5,000 and £75,000.

The Improvement Fund will seek to fund projects at a local level that improve the quality of health and social care services in Scotland. Projects that:

·         design and test new solutions that have the potential to lead to sustainable measurable improvements and/or spread ideas that have already been tested and demonstrated impact

·         are ready to go and have a senior organisational sponsor

·         have a plan to actively share learning locally, regionally and/or nationally

·         will have a direct impact on service users within a 12–15 month funding period

·         contribute to the delivery of the National Health and Wellbeing Outcomes , and

·         contribute to the delivery of local integration priorities and strategies and the reducing inequalities agenda.

Applications will be accepted from:

  • Health and Social Care Partnerships
  • Integration Authorities
  • Local Authorities
  • NHS Territorial Boards (that is those working at a local level),
  • Third sector organisations
  • Housing organisations.

The Expression of Interest form is now available from: http://www.ihub.scot/improvement-fund  in advance of the application period being open.

If you would like any further information about the Improvement Fund please contact Catherine Banks, Improvement Fund Manager, .

The Improvement Fund website is now live and you can find more information at www.ihub.scot/improvement-fund

For information on funded projects from 2016-2017 please see the website

Latest News

latest news
Innovate UK – Digital health technology catalyst 2017 round 1 Competition opens: Monday 31 July 2017
Competition closes: Wednesday 11 October 2017 12:00pm [more]
Launch of the iHub Improvement Fund The application acceptance period is between 1st - 22nd September 2017. [more]