What is this service?
MICHR provides funding to support the development of applied novel statistical methodology that has high potential for advancing clinical and translational research. The goals of the Promoting Progress in Statistics (ProPS) award are to enhance the validity, accuracy or efficiency of clinical and translational research; to foster faculty and trainees in developing new statistical methods; and to provide a resource for generating preliminary data as a foundation for extramural grant applications and publications.
Eligibility requirements and application guidelines for the current funding cycle are available here.
Who can use this service?
Applications are open to faculty from all schools and colleges at the University of Michigan.
When should I contact MICHR about this service?
There is one application cycle per year. Applications for this round of funding are due October 30, 2017 at 5 p.m.
How much does this service cost?
This service is free but there may be cost-sharing requirements for your school/college/department. Please refer to the application guidelines for cost-share information. The cost pricing/recharge rates for this and other MICHR services are available here.