Request for Proposals

U-M MTRAC is intended to support funding for proof-of-concept and other early-stage development studies, regulatory guidance, and consultation and mentoring from industry and investment experts outside the University.

The fund targets four market segments: devices, diagnostics, therapeutics and digital health/IT. Each proposal must have a Medical School PI with efforted appointment at the U-M Med School, and will be evaluated on the basis of scientific merit, potential health care impact and significance, the potential for commercialization, and likelihood of obtaining further support.

Below you will find downloadable instructions for proposal submission, as well as a budget template. Proposals must contain a comprehensive research plan with deliverable milestones and are due Monday, September 16, 2013. 

Questions? Contact Bradley Martin, U-M MTRAC Program Director at 734-936-8577 or