Get Involved

Are you a faculty member or community organization working toward the prevention and alleviation of poverty? Poverty Solutions is actively seeking partnerships and funding opportunities. Please contact us for more information.


Poverty Solutions recent calls for proposals for University of Michigan faculty include:

  1. For collaborative academic-community research projects. This RFP is co-sponsored by the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center, a partnership among the U-M Schools of Public Health, Nursing and Social Work, the Detroit Health Department, nine community-based organizations, and Henry Ford Health System.
    Closed November 21, 2016.
  2. For junior faculty to pursue research projects focused on informing strategies that seek to prevent and alleviate poverty. Closed December 2, 2016.