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Funding

UROP provides small research grants to mentors to cover the expense of low-cost equipment and materials, such as lab supplies, photocopying, telephone calls, etc. needed to support UROP student research activity, up to $500 per student.

To apply for these funds fill out Supplementary Research Funding Application Form with the following information (IMPORTANT: Please make sure you acquire the appropriate financial information from your department administrator):

General Info:

  • UROP mentor name
  • Umich email
  • Department and zip
  • Phone Number
  • Project name
  • Expense description
  • Estimated cost
  • Total amount requested from UROP
  • UROP student name(s)

Financial Info:

  • Department ID
  • Program
  • Class
  • Project grant
  • Shortcode
  • Administrator name
  • Administrator email

If approved, funds will be transferred into the requesting sponsor's University account, usually a discretionary account. This account may not be a federally-funded account. You will be sent a memo indicating the approval of transfer of funds and the amount of the transfer.