Research & Creative Activities

On-Campus Funding Opportunities

See Professional Development for UM funding opportunities

External Funding

Proposal Development

Primer on the proposal submission process

ORSP Training

PI and compliance training for grant-funded research

Research Resources

Mansfield Library

Faculty resources at Mansfield Library.  The Library also maintains a Foundation Directory for use in seeking funding.

Writing Consultations

The Writing Center offers free one-on-one consultations to faculty as they plan, execute, revise, and edit pieces of writing for any professional purpose.

Travel at UM

Travel expense guidelines

Institutional Review Board (IRB) Guide for Investigators

A guide to determine if your study meets the federal definitions of human subjects research and therefore requires IRB review and approval

Office of Technology Transfer

OTT supports commercial applications for technology generated through University research.


Provost's Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series

Flathead lake researchers on a boat collecting water samples

External Funding Opportunities

Current Funding Opportunities

Federal Agencies

Non-Federal and State


Fulbright Programs

Relevant Articles

Michael Spires, "What to Say-and Not to Say-to Program Officers."  The Chronicle of Higher Education. March 28, 2012.