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Questions? Concerns? Please contact us:

  • Office of Graduate Studies & Research 200 Boone
  • 734-487-0042

 

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Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI, USA 48197

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Internal Research

Internal research funding supports faculty research, creative, and scholarly endeavors; promotes the University’s research profile and prestige in the community; and is a valuable means of leveraging external support.

EMU’s current internal award lineup consists of the Faculty Research Fellowship, Sabbatical Leave, Provost’s New Faculty awards, Provost's Research Support Award, and theDedicated Time for Scholarly/Creative Activity program:

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The Faculty Research Fellowship is intended to encourage and support the research, creative, artistic, and scholarly endeavors of full-time tenured or tenure-track EMU faculty by providing released-time awards (fall and winter semesters) for outstanding proposals. Cash of up to $3,000 can be requested as part of an award to cover supplies, services and materials (SS&M) and travel expenses related to the release.

Please see the following links for detailed information

Timeline: Deadline for submission to:

  • Department/school is November 17, 2014
  • College dean is December 15, 2014
  • Assc Provost & AVP for Graduate Studies and Research is February 2, 2015
  • Written award decision notification by April 1, 2015

 

Sabbatical leaves are granted for special study, research, and/or other projects that will enhance the usefulness of the person to the institution, perform service on the local, state, national, or international level, and/or bring prestige to the University.

Please see the following links for detailed information

Timeline: Deadline for submission to:

  • Department/school is November 3, 2014
  • College dean is November 17, 2014
  • Assc Provost & AVP for Graduate Studies and Research is December 15, 2104
  • Written award decision notification by March 13, 2015

 

The Provost’s New Faculty Award is sponsored by the Office of the Provost. This program provides funding of up to $5,000 to accelerate the research program of new faculty and to make them more competitive for external funding.

Please see the following links for detailed information

Timeline: Deadline for submision to

  • Department/school is October 15, 2014
  • Assc Provost & AVP for Graduate Studies and Research is November 3, 2014
  • Written award decision notification by January 30, 2015

 

The Provost's Research Support Award is awarded in support of small SS&M needs and is intended to encourage and support the research, creative, artistic, and scholarly endeavors of EMU faculty. The range of the award is $300 - $3,000 to support outstanding projects. Travel support is limited to $500. This award requires a one-to-one match from the applicant's department/school for a total maximum combined award amount of $3,000.

Please see the following links for detailed information

Timeline: Deadline for submission to

  • Assc Provost & AVP for Graduate Studies and Research by 20th of month
  • Award decision normally emailed within first to weeks of following month

 

The Undergraduate Research Stimulus Program (URSP) is intended to facilitate research partnerships between undergraduate students and Eastern Michigan University faculty. Successful student applicants will receive a $2,000 fellowship in support of their research efforts. The collaborating faculty member may receive $500, which can be used for lab/studio supplies or equipment, professional travel, or other professional expenses.

Please see the following links for detailed information

Submission Dates to Assc Provost & AVP for Graduate Studies and Research

  • October 31, 2014 for Winter 2015 Awards
  • February 16, 2015 for Summer 2015 Awards

 

The Dedicated Time for Scholarly/Creative Activity program guarantees that faculty with significant externally-funded projects will have an allocation of time within their assigned workloads during the academic year to carry out their funded scholarly/creative activities.

 

Internal research is overseen by the Associate Provost and Associate Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research located in 200 Boone Hall. Please, feel free to contact us at internalresearchawards@emich.edu with any questions or concerns.