Research Support

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is committed to supporting faculty in achieving their research goals.  Services include, but are not limited to:

Research Development

  • Proposal Writer's Guide

  • U-M Internal Funding: explore university-wide funding programs currently open on Research Commons (via InfoReady).

  • External Funding: explore the U-M library's Research Funding & Grants Guide.

  • Michigan Research Experts: is a searchable database of research expertise across all three University of Michigan campuses, developed by the Medical School Office of Research (requires U-M authentication).  Find collaborators, find funders, track publications, impact and patents.

Proposal Samplers:  Review examples of succesfully funded proposals donated by U-M faculty.

Proposal editing

  • Connect with Ken Sylvester, PhD, Director of UM-Flint Office of Research and Sponsored Programs,
  • Jill Jividen, PhD, Director of Research Development, UM Office of Research, U-M Ann Arbor,
  • List of Freelance Editors (provided by UMOR)


Post-award Management

Guidance for Gift vs Sponsored Project

Working with business and Industry

Research Compliance

Statistical Consulting - CSCAR

Advanced Research Computing

UM-Flint's Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

UM-Flint Office of Research Services