REVIEW CRITERIA: An internal panel consisting of the four research officers and the UM Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, who will serve as the chair, will review and select the proposals to be funded using the following criteria:
- Novelty of the proposed research.
- Merit of proposed approach.
- Potential for follow-on extramural support.
- Extent to which the collaboration is new.
- Plan to sustain the collaboration beyond the one-year IDIC seed funding.