Collaborative Research Grants

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Collaborative Research

Generating new science to inform decisions

Collaborative research projects conduct new applied science through an end user driven, collaborative process that results in research, data, tools, or other products that will inform decision making related to a reserve management need. Collaborative research projects can use social and/or natural science research approaches and must have a well-defined research question that the project is designed to answer. To learn more about recent projects browse the project catalog: Collaborative Research Projects 

Collaborative Research Grants

Pre-proposals for this grant program were due on December 8, 2020. Only applicants that submitted a pre-proposal and are invited to advance to the full proposal stage may submit a full proposal.

Full proposals must be submitted by 11:59pm EDT on Wednesday April 14, 2021 using the unique application URL emailed to applicants when invited to full proposal.

References for Developing Full Proposals:

Templates for Developing Full Proposals:

Additional Proposal Development Resources:

Resources for Developing Pre-Proposals (From the 2021 RFP - For Reference Only)

These documents are provided as references only and are not needed for developing full proposals.

Questions about this funding opportunity can be directed to:
Email: NERRS-info@umich.edu
Phone: Maeghan Brass (734-763-0727)