Grant Writing Assistance

Grant Writing Tutorial

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and Christine Black from UM-Ann Arbor have put together an online tutorial which offers information on developing project proposals for external funding projects at UM-Flint. 

The tutorial has a self-enrollment feature, so users are required to add themselves to the roster. In order to access the grant writing course:

  • 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
  • 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 following the prompts.

Grant Writing Workshop

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