External grants awarded to faculty
External funding awards come from a variety of sources, including federal agencies, private foundations, industry and other higher education institutions—all contributing to Western Michigan University's reputation as a discovery-driven university.
July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017
Proposals submitted: 389
Projects awarded: 272
Awards of $23,520,000 in 2015-16
July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016
Proposals submitted: 385
Projects awarded: 250
|Awarded by agency||2015-16|
|Educational institution||$ 2,496.790.21||10.62%|
For a detailed listing and multiple years of external awards, visit WMU Grants and Contracts:
Apply for external funding
The Office of the Vice President for Research offers a wealth of tools to help WMU researchers find and apply for external funding. Visit the Funding page to begin the search for a grant opportunity.