All LSA tenure and tenure-track faculty members,
research scientists, associate research scientists, assistant research scientists, research professors, and associate research professors with a 50% or greater appointment in the College may request a token through eGIF.
Yes, two of the three can be from the same department providing they are not currently collaborating on active externally sponsored research project.
No, each participant can only receive one token.
The funds must be used to support undergraduate students, graduate students or
postdocs. Up to 15% of the funds can be used for other purposes (e.g.,
equipment, supplies, lab fees, travel, etc.) but investigator salaries are not
Go to https://www-a1.lsa.umich.edu/eGif/ and complete the application. An example of how to complete the form can be found at http://www.lsa.umich.edu/research/funding/lsafundingsources/mcubed_ci
Requests for the funds will be processed through eGIF. Please contact eGIFfirstname.lastname@example.org if you have your CUBE and are ready to request your funds. In order to complete the eGIF application you must have the following
1 pg Proposal w/ goals (ie. pubs, external funds)
Statement of team w/ collaborations identified
Budget Justification (M-CUBED)
Current CV (M-CUBED)
Current and Pending Support
Mentoring Plan and Support
You should talk to your departmental administrator and chair to see what assistance is available within the department.
No. Needs to be a new project.