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Researcher Central: Tools and information to help PIs succeed

Developing Research Ideas
Adapt to UWM's research environment; articulate research ideas; lay foundation for a successful research program.
Finding External Funding Opportunities
Identify sources and apply for funding.
Seed and Support Programs
RGI, FRACAS, and Catalyst awards; Research Fellows; travel awards.
Grants 101
Introduction to the process of applying for and managing extramural grants.
Finding Collaborators and Partners
Resources for identifying local, state, national, or international expertise.
Developing a Proposal
Guidance for funding agency guidelines, budget development, proposal writing.
Budget Development Tool
An MS Excel Workbook.
Submitting a Proposal
Pre-award proposal review; agency submission; WISPER records; approvals.
Forms related to extramural funding at UWM.
Managing Grants
Effective management of grants and contracts, including hiring & accounting.
Corporate-Sponsored Research
A toolkit for securing corporate funding.
Developing International Research Projects
Funding opportunities; teaching, research, and service; travel information.
Professional Development for Researchers
Graduate School workshops and the Research Fellows program.

Page last updated on: 10/15/2014