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EMU Research

Summer Research/ Creative Activity Award

The Summer Research/Creative Activity Award (SRA) is intended to encourage and support the research, creative, artistic, and scholarly endeavors of full-time tenured or tenure-track EMU faculty during the summer months (May-August) by providing stipends of $12,000 for outstanding proposals in lieu of summer teaching assignments. 

Applicants must submit their applications electronically, logging in with your EMU credential.

*Application portal will be posted no later than 30 days prior to deadline*



Deadline for:

  • Submission of proposal: November 1st (October 31st, 2021, falls on a Sunday)


  • Written award decision notification:  January 17th (January 15th, 2022 falls on a Saturday) 
The Internal Research Programs are overseen by the Associate Provost and Associate Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research, located in 200 Boone Hall. Please, feel free to contact Tracy Pytlak at [email protected]  or 734-487-4875 with any questions or concerns about these programs. 
Past Recipients


Elevating Communities, Inspiring Generations

EMU Research, 200 Boone Phone: 734.487.3090 mail [email protected]