Letter of Intent for Research Team

Submission Content:

The letter of Intent should be 2-3 pages in length and address the following points.

  • Team leader and Investigators in the Research Team
  • Description of the research area and specific goals for the project
  • Brief plan of interaction and rationale for assembling the team
  • Preliminary target date and mechanism for external funding


The LOI deadline for this round of funding is 5:00pm, February 15, 2013.


The LOI should be bundled together with NIH Biosketches for each of the team members into a single PDF file and submitted by email to rpintar@umich.edu

Review Process:

The CFO Research Team Committee will review letters of intent to identify teams with appropriate and competitive projects for submission of a full proposal. The deadline for full proposals is March 25, 2013.


Inquiries about the program should be directed to Linda Samuelson (lcsam; 764-9448), Chair of the CFO Research Team Committee.  Questions about the submission process should be directed to Becky Pintar (rpintar; 936-2499).

CFO Research Team Committee

Linda Samuelson (Chair)
Anj Dlugosz
Gary Hammer
Ivan Maillard
Charlotte Mistretta
David Kohn
Deneen Wellik