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Grant Writing Help in Engineering

This guide provides tips on writing grants for College of Engineering researchers.

Library Contacts

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Paul Grochowski
grocho@umich.edu | Consultation
AERO, CEE, ECE, IOE


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Leena Lalwani
llalwani@umich.edu | Consultation
ChE, MSE, NAME, Macro, Patents


Jamie Niehof
jniehof@umich.edu | Consultation
CLaSP, CSE, EER, Robotics, NERS


Joanna Thielen
jethiele@umich.edu | Consultation
BME, ISD, ME, UMTRI

Getting Started

On this research guide, you will find information on how to: 

  • Find Funding Agencies in Your Area
  • Find Experts in Your Area
  • Creating your NIH or NSF Biosketch in SciENcv
  • Write a Data Management Plan 
  • Manage Your Citation (using citation management software)

Additional Grant Writing Resources

COE Resources

  • Support for researchers - Associate Dean for Research Office offers assistance to researchers in a variety of ways.

UM Resources

U-M Library Resources

  • Research Impact in Engineering guide - Learn more about methods, metrics and tools for assessing your scholarly impact 
  • Research Funding guide - Learn more about the variety of funding sources available (including funding for students and internal UM funding) plus trainings and tutorials on writing grants, data management, and effectively searching funding databases.