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University of Michigan Innovation Partnerships
University of Michigan Innovation Partnerships

Great Lakes Discovery Request for Proposals


The Great Lakes Discovery Fall RFP Cycle is now open, with Letters of Intent being accepted through 11:59 P.M. ET on November 30, 2020.

The Letter of Intent (LOI) submission will address the items below:

  • Novelty
  • Genetics
  • Biologic Rationale
  • Preclinical Models
  • Clinical Development

Selected applicants will be invited to complete a more comprehensive Full Proposal application. A Joint Steering Committee aims to give quality feedback to all applicants regardless of selection status. Great Lakes Discovery welcomes applications in all therapeutic areas.

Submit a Letter of Intent

The first step for submitting an LOI is to register to create a GREAT LAKES DISCOVERY PROFILE. You may also contact U-M Innovation Partnerships or Ed Pagani directly.

More information can be found on the Great Lakes Discovery Webpage.