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External Funding Opportunities


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IRWG now provides direct support to University of Michigan faculty and graduate students engaged in gender and sexuality research.

Find a comprehensive list of current external funding opportunities for gender-related research in wide-ranging areas of the humanities, health and social sciences on our exclusive Google Site for U-M affiliated scholars. This list includes opportunities for both faculty and grad students and is accessible to anyone with a umich.edu account.

Jill Jividen, new Program Director for Faculty Research Development at IRWG, is available to assist with proposal planning by:

  • connecting you to funding opportunities through individualized searches;
  • investigating opportunities or sponsors more fully;
  • building relationships with potential funders or program officers;
  • helping to develop initial inquiries or full proposals;
  • assisting with proofreading/editing and technical writing;
  • helping to anticipate budgetary needs on proposed projects;
  • coordinating with university research administration, and
  • holding workshops that address various stages of proposal development and grant writing.


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    If you are interested in submitting a proposal, or for any questions about research development at IRWG, please contact Jill by email at jjgoff@umich.edu, or by phone at 734.764.0708.