Tutorials and Online Resources

The UM-Flint Office of Research provides a variety of proposal writing resources. To access the information, simply enroll in the "Office of Research External Funding Resources" organization on Blackboard. 

  • Log in to Blackboard (*if you are unable to log in to Blackboard or if you need to create an account, contact Nicolas Gaspar in the Office of Extended Learning at ngaspar@umflint.edu).
  • Click on the yellow “Organizations” tab near the top of the page.
  • Type “Office of Research” in the Organization Search engine on the left side of the screen, and click “Go” to search.  On the next page, you’ll see the "Office of Research External Funding Resources" organization. On the far right, click on the “Enroll” button and follow the prompts.


For faculty, staff, and students interested in live training, the Office of Research and Christine Black periodically host a grant writing workshop. This workshop covers information similar to that found in her tutorial, which can be found on Blackboard. For the most current schedule information, visit our workshop page.