Funding sources

We have a long history of diverse financial support and are proud of our consistent record of excellence in managing funding from a wide variety of sources at the federal, national and state levels—expertise which we use to help our partners do the same. We have never had an audit finding and continually conduct research and training to ensure we stay ahead of changing regulations and funding requirements.

Over the past 23 years, Trailhead Institute has received funding from the following sources:

Federal funding sources

  • Administration for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ)
  • Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
  • Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)—National Center for Advancing Translational Services
  • US Department of Agriculture (USDA)

National funding sources

  • AARP
  • Gates Family Foundation
  • National Networks of Public Health Institutes
  • Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

State/local funding sources

  • Colorado Department of Human Services
  • Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment
  • Health Care Policy and Finance
  • The Colorado Health FoundationThe Colorado Trust
  • Colorado Medical Society
  • Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation
  • University of Colorado Denver

For more information

Please refer to our annual reports for a full listing of our generous funders each year. If you have specific questions or requests, please contact us directly.

Financial reports