Research Administration

Researchers reviewing a report

Funding Sources

U-M Office of Tech Transfer

A roundup of state and federal grant programs for startups and other commercialization ventures.

U-M Medical School Competition Space

Use this tool to apply for open funding opportunities, including:

  • Bridging Support
  • External Limited Submissions
  • Pilot Grants

Research Development Support

The Office of Research maintains a list of internal and external funding opportunities.

MICHR

The Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research runs a Pilot Grant Program for bench-to-bedside and bedside-to-practice translational research.

M-Library Research Funding Guide

The University of Michigan Library has compiled resources for internal and extending funding, grant writing preparation and training, and research collaboration.

Training

R01 Bootcamp

Apply to be a coach or a mentee in the R01 Bootcamp, a program designed to help participants get their first R01 grant.

U-M Medical School Programs for Research Development

A list of resources and programs maintained by the Office of Research.

U-M Office of Research Workshops

Programs from the main campus Office of Research.

PEERS

U-M online program in the conducting of responsible research.

Collaboration

Michigan Experts

This tool scans and analyzes publications, creating a portrait of a U-M researcher's expertise and exposing connections among authors. Useful for finding collaborators in your research area.


Resources

July 19, 2017
Guide

The UMMS Office of Research has created a visual Research Route Map, designed to show you the process of research here at the University of Michigan.

November 23, 2016
Article

This article looks at various ways to give effective feedback on written work.  It is from Chapter Eight, Holding Up the Mirror: Giving and Receiving Feedback, in the book, Writing for Scholars: A Practical Guide to Making Sense & Being Heard, by Lynn P. Nygaard. End Edition. Published by SAGE Publications Ltd. 1 Oliver’s Yard, 55 City Road, London EC1Y 1SP www.sagepublishing.com Copyright© Lynn P. Nygaard, 2015. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission.

November 23, 2016
Article

This article looks at various ways to give effective feedback on written work.  It is from Chapter Eight, Holding Up the Mirror: Giving and Receiving Feedback, in the book, Writing for Scholars: A Practical Guide to Making Sense & Being Heard, by Lynn P. Nygaard. 

August 13, 2014
Website

Find instructions and video tutorials on how to get the most out of Michigan Experts, the University's tool to enable scientific collaboration by providing data on a faculty member's research areas and publication networks.

August 13, 2014
Video

An excerpt from a scientific writing workshop, focusing on best practices for using figures and tables in publications.

August 13, 2013
Website

The Center for Statistical Consultation and Research (CSCAR) provides free statistical consulting to all U-M faculty, staff, and graduate students to help with the design, planning, analysis, and presentation of results of research studies.

February 26, 2013
Guide

A comprehensive manual by the U-M Department of Pathology that introduces new researchers to best practices in running a lab, managing grants, and hiring personnel.

February 13, 2013
Video

Tips on increasing your chance at success, presented by Jasna Markovac, senior advisor for publishing at U-M Medical School, and Professor Thomas Annesley, deputy editor of Clinical Chemistry.

August 13, 2012
Video

What to expect during the publication review process.

August 13, 2012
Website

Find editorial services and publishing advice from the U-M Medical School's publishing experts.