March 02, 2021

grants

  1. February 19, 2021

    U-M among nation’s top Fulbright-producing institutions

    U-M students and faculty scholars were offered 40 Fulbright grants for the 2020-21 academic year. The university is among the top producing institutions in the country for both programs. 

  2. January 27, 2021

    Group calls to end funding disparities between Black and white scientists

    A U-M engineering professor and 18 colleagues are calling on the National Institutes of Health and other funding agencies to address why white researchers are nearly twice as likely to be awarded a grant than Black scientists.

  3. January 26, 2021

    Applications open for graduate program diversity grants

    Applications are open to all U-M graduate programs for 2021-2022 Rackham Faculty Allies and Student Ally Diversity Grants, which aim to enhance diversity, equity and inclusion efforts within graduate programs across the U-M campus.

  4. January 13, 2021

    U-M scholars awarded $10M in Mellon Foundation grants

    U-M has been awarded two $5 million grants through The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The grants, led by professors Stephanie Fryberg and Earl Lewis, will fund projects that focus on addressing racial inequity.

  5. November 5, 2020

    $3.3M NIH-funded study will examine workplace genomic testing

    A four-year $3.3 million grant will allow researchers from the School of Public Health to take part in a study of the ethical, legal and social implications of workplace genomic testing in the United States.

  6. September 1, 2020

    Arts Initiative announces first round of Exploration Pilot Grants

    Eight Exploration Pilot Grants of between $7,000 to $17,000 have been awarded to staff, faculty and students as part of the presidential Arts Initiative, announced by President Mark Schlissel last fall.

  7. August 31, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  8. August 20, 2020

    U-M, MSU receive $1.4M NSF grant for joint STEM project

    U-M and Michigan State have been awarded $1.4 million by the National Science Foundation to study inclusive environments in science, technology, engineering and math within academia.

  9. July 28, 2020

    New funding opportunity aids research to combat racism

    Poverty Solutions and the Center for Social Solutions have announced a faculty grants competition to pursue action-based research aimed at ending systemic and institutional racism.

  10. May 20, 2020

    Graham grants support applied science, collaborative research

    From beetles to bikes, four projects newly funded by the Graham Sustainability Institute’s catalyst grant program share a common purpose: applying faculty expertise to solve real-world challenges.