CHIA Timeline 2017 V1CHIA 2017 Grant Cycle Timeline

501(c)(3) organizations interested in:

  • Thinking boldly and creatively about solutions to "on the ground" health challenges our communities face
  • Working in partnership with UAB mentors and other experts in the Birmingham metropolitan area
  • Fostering new collaborations to tackle a community problem are encouraged to register for CHIA!!

To participate in the CHIA process, you or a representative of your team must attend the mandatory Innovation Workshop, tenatively scheduled for Saturday, March 4, 2017, from 9am-3pm at UAB’s The Edge of Chaos, located on the 4th Floor of the UAB Lister Hill LibraryRegistration for the Innovation Workshop is open until close of business Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Below you will find a link to register for the Innovation Workshop, as well as links to our CHIA information booklet, CHIA Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), and to a page highlighting recent CHIA winners. 

Innovation Workshop Registration

Help us promote CHIA 2017! 
Download our flyer and distribute to friends, colleagues, neighbors who may have a novel idea for solving an "on the ground" health challenge in Birmingham. 

Questions? Contact the CHIA Team at