The Packard Foundation launches the 2022 Quality Innovation Challenge for all ICFP participants

The fourth Quality Innovation Challenge (QIC) will be launched on 26 September, 2022 with finalists being announced at the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) in Pattaya, Thailand.

The QIC is an open grant submission process to solicit creative ideas from visionary innovators who are courageous in their pursuit to advance everyone’s right to quality sexual and reproductive healthcare. This year, the RH program anticipates funding 10 grants of up to $100,000 each from registered conference participants.


Open Monday, 26 September at 8:00 a.m. PDT to Friday, 30 September at 8:00 p.m. PDT.

Tuesday, 27 September at 8:00 a.m. PDT

Application Process: 

The application portal will be open from Monday, 26 September 2022 at 8:00 AM PDT to Friday, 30 September at 8:00 p.m. PST.

What types of projects will be considered for funding? 
  • Projects seeking to engage and support underserved communities with quality, equitable information and services on adolescent sexual and reproductive health, contraception and/or comprehensive abortion care are encouraged.  
  • Projects submitted by youth-led and youth-serving organizations are encouraged.  
  • Projects that incorporate and center youth and community members’ perspectives across all phases including design, implementation, and evaluation are encouraged. 
  • Projects that recognize the pervasiveness of the digital divide and do not solely focus on digital health care to solve persistent health inequities.


What’s the application and funding timeline?

See the full application and funding timeline for the 2022 Quality Innovation Challenge at the bottom of this FAQ page.