Office of the Provost

Funding Opportunities

There are several exciting funding opportunities offered by the Office of the Provost.

Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT) 

The Center for Research on Learning and Teaching sponsors competitions for grants to enhance teaching and learning at the University of Michigan.

Third Century Initiative

The goal of the initiative is to stimulate creative thinking among students and faculty, and develop programs that will intensify student learning experiences in and beyond the classroom.

Global Challenges

An initiative to provide support for the development of creative approaches to the world’s greatest challenges and opportunities

Learning Analytics

A task force seeking to help the university community answer important questions about teaching and learning at Michigan using data, and act on this intelligence to improve learner success


A two-year program to seed interdisciplinary research projects that are innovative, high-risk and transformative

Student Learning

An initiative to support the development and implementation of action-based, innovative educational experiences at Michigan