2018 American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers
Sponsorship for this program provided by Steelcase
Matriculated full time graduate students are invited to submit a proposal for a fellowship to fund a research study focusing on healthcare interior design issues. The American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID) fellowship is open to all graduate-level students who are interested in research on healthcare interior environments.
Research is needed for designing facilities that improve healthcare environments with the ultimate goal of providing improved patient outcomes. The purpose of this program is to: 1) promote the importance of healthcare interior design research; 2) contribute to the body of knowledge for healthcare interior design, consistent with the mission of AAHID.
The fellowship award is in the amount of $6,000.00 and includes a full conference registration, plus a stipend valued at up to a $1,500 for travel expenses to present at the Healthcare Design (HCD) conference in November 2018. The award is intended to support the recipient by providing funds to cover research, education and necessary expenses during the award year. The award also includes a mentor from AAHID if desired.
The RFP can be accessed by clicking here. The deadline for proposal submission for the 2018 AAHID Fellowship is Monday, September 25th, 2017 at 5:00pm CST. All submissions and questions should be sent electronically to Gail Pannozzo at firstname.lastname@example.org. The term of the grant is from November 2017 through November 2018.