Robert Wood Johnson Foundation AWARD FOR HEALTH EQUITY



PURPOSE

The RWJF Award for Health Equity presented by the Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus (APIC) For Public Health (RWJF-APIC Award) is a seven-year program to recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions toward achieving health equity. 


AWARD

APIC will award an unrestricted cash prize of $3,000 to the annual award recipient(s). The award will be presented at the APIC Awards Ceremony during the American Public Health Association (APHA) 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo in November (TBA) in San Diego, CA. 


ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Award recipients must have successfully implemented a systems change in the past two years that:

Aligns with RWJF’s vision for building a Culture of Health and achieving health equity www.cultureofhealth.org
Impacts health outcomes in one or more of the following areas: access to quality care, education, employment, income, community environment, housing, and public safety; and provides a solution or approach that improves outcomes for groups most affected by health disparities.



INSTRUCTIONS AND APPLICATION FORM

OFFICIAL RULES



2018 APPLICATION Download here
  

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