New NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy

Effective January 25, 2023, all proposals to NIH for projects that will generate scientific data must include a Data Management and Sharing Plan.

See to learn what you need to know and do, as well as resources availble, to comply with this new policy.


Faculty Grant Academies 2023-24

UM Faculty Grant Development Academies
2023-2024 Academic Year

Announcement and Call for Applications

The UM ORSP Research Development (RD) will contract with Hanover Research to offer cohort-based faculty grant academies for the 2023-24 academic year. With their supervisor’s endorsement, faculty, researcher scientists, or postdoctoral research associates may apply.

Primary Benefits of Program Participation

Individuals selected for the program will:

SEC Travel Grants Program

Applications are being accepted now through June 15 (or while funds last) for SEC Travel Grants for UM faculty members to conduct invited visits to Southeastern Conference campus during the 2023-24 academic year. See program details and application instructions at

NEH Summer Stipends

ORSP welcomes internal applications from eligible tenured or tenure-track faculty interested in being nominated for NEH Summer Stipends Competitions (for summer 2024). UM is allowed only two nominees, and so ORSP conducts a competition to choose each year’s nominees.

The Summer Stipends program aims to stimulate new research in the humanities and its publication by supporting the work of individual scholars doing research or scholarly writing. 

NSF EPSCoR Track-4:NSF: EPSCoR Research Fellows

NSF EPSCoR RII Track-4: EPSCoR Research Fellows (NSF 22-535)
Solicitation of UM Pre-Proposals for Limited Submission Opportunity

UM may submit up to 4 applications to RII Track-4:NSF
UM is not eligible to submit to RII Track-4:@NASA

Sponsored Program Action Notifications (SPAN)

UM faculty and staff must complete and submit the Sponsored Programs Action Notification (SPAN) form to inform the ORSP - Division of Sponsored Programs Administration of their intent to submit a proposal or to process related award actions for externally sponsored projects.


NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI)

UM Call for Internal Pre-proposals for NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI)
 for 2023 and 2024 NSF competitions

Moore Experimental Physics Initiative 2023 Cohort

Program:         Moore Experimental Physics Initiative 2023 Cohort

Sponsor:          The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

This grant program supports outstanding individual investigators within five years of their tenure appointments to advance cutting-edge research in experimental physics.

NIH R15 Eligibility

The NIH R15 activity code is known as the NIH Research Enhancement Award and supports small-scale research projects at educational institutions that provide baccalaureate or advanced degrees for a significant number of the Nation’s research scientists but that have not been major recipients of NIH support. The goals of the R15 are to: a) support meritorious research, b) expose students to research, and c) strengthen the research environment of the institution.

Two NIH programs are supported with R15 awards.

Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards 2023

UM Call for Internal Pre-proposals for Institutional Nomination for Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards 2023

NSF EPSCoR Track 2 2023 and 2024: Climate Change

UM ORSP RD Solicitation of Notice of Intent to Compete to LEad (NICLE) NSF EPSCoR RII Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations (FEC)
Program Solicitation: 22-633
Funding Opportunity for Research towards advancing climate change research and resilience capacity to expand opportunities for disproportionately affected communities
For 2023-24 Competition Cycles

NASA Community Anchor Award for TEAM II (ANCHR)

On August 4, 2022, NASA amended its 2021 NASA TEAMS ENGAGING AFFILIATED MUSEUMS AND INFORMAL INSTITUTIONS (2021 TEAM II NOFO), adding a new, limited submission program element, NASA Community Anchor Award for TEAM II - ANCHR, with an Oct 18, 2022 due date.