Funding

Grants and Funding Resources:


Arts at Michigan Funding
Awarding over $20,000 every year to students and faculty, the Arts at Michigan funding program makes so many of the interesting arts-related events on campus possible. Apply today for funding for you next arts-related event.

COS Pivot
Pivot answers the growing demands on research developers to quickly discover the right funding opportunities and effectively collaborate with their colleagues. Designed for faculty, staff researchers, and graduate students, it's intuitive and easily implemented

CRLT Grants
CRLT sponsors competitions for grants to enhance teaching and learning at the University of Michigan. To obtain information about these grants, review the short descriptions provided on this page and click on the individual grant name for more details about each one, including application guidelines. The grants competitions are open to eligible members of the Ann Arbor campus of the University only.

The Engaged Pedagogy Initiative Fellowship
The Engaged Pedagogy Initiative (EPI) Fellowship is a new training program that promotes excellence in undergraduate teaching and professional development by providing graduate students with a series of skill-building workshops on the foundations of engaged pedagogy, course design, critical reflection, and program assessment.  Twelve students selected for the Fellowship will attend a series of workshops in Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 and will present aspects of their work in the EPI Symposium in April 2015. Fellows will receive a $500 stipend in addition to one-on-one course design consultation. These resources will prepare students to apply for the Engaged-Learning Teaching Opportunity, a one-term GSI appointment in which one student will develop and teach an engaged course of their own design to undergraduates in the Residential College.

The International Institute: Fellowships & Grants
The International Institute and its centers provide over $4 million each year to support international research and study. This funding includes fellowships and grants for faculty and student research abroad, international internships, and the study of less commonly taught languages.

LSA Instructional Technology Committee: Grant Opportunities
The LSA Instructional Technology Committee (ITC) encourages innovation in teaching with technology to improve learning in undergraduate classes through a variety of grants for LSA instructional faculty.  The ITC also explores new initiatives and provides guidance to the College of LSA on instructional technology policies, procedures, facilities, and services within the College and provided to the College by University technology units.

MLibrary Grants and Funding Guide
MLibrary provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research on grant-seeking. This includes finding funders, proposal writing, university processes, and related topics. Online and print resources on grant-getting are included.

Rackham Graduate School: Dean’s Strategic Initiatives
The Strategic Initiatives Fund supports faculty- or student-led activities that engage Rackham graduate students in intellectual exchanges that support their academic or professional development. We especially welcome proposals that engage graduate and professional students across disciplines, at different stages of their studies, and that engage large numbers of students. The proposed activity must have a primary focus on graduate and/or postdoctoral research, scholarship, creative studies or professional development

Third Century Initiative: Transforming Learning for a Third Century (TLTC)
The purpose of the TLTC grant program is to fund the most exciting and innovative ideas from across the University of Michigan campus to enhance action-based, experiential learning for U-M students.

U-M Office of Research: Funds for Research and Scholarship
The Office of Research (UMOR) offers support for research, scholarship, and creative activities in all fields. Eligible to apply: Instructional Faculty, Research Faculty, Research Scientists, Librarians, Curators, and Archivists.