Institute of Medicine Fellowship

UMaine Institute of Medicine Fellowships support faculty and students in health and life sciences to develop transformative medical-based solutions through
collaborations with a coordinated network of researchers and educators in partnership with health care professionals and other stakeholders. Ten proposals, dedicated to the advancement of human health and wellbeing in the state of Maine and beyond, will be funded through this program. Applicants are expected to demonstrate how discovery and learning in health and life sciences, from basic to translational research, can enhance clinical practices, biomedical research, and/or healthcare workforce development.

UMaine Pandemic Response Teams (Caitlin Howell Lab – Filter System, Rick Corey VEMI Team – Temperature Tech)

Institute of Medicine Fellowship Applicant Information

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School is
offering $1200 fellowships in the area of  health and life
sciences to 10 qualified students.

*This is the same link as the CUGR fellowship application, students can then select their fellowship type

Final Report Information

Reports are due at the end of each respective performance period.
– Academic Year Fellowship Performance Period.
  • Final Report Due: May 14, 2021

File Name and File Format: 

Save all final report materials in a single .pdf file (multiple file and file uploads will not be accepted).

The final report filename should be titled as, LASTNAME_AWARD TYPE YEAR_REPORT

e.g. Alex Smith, Fellowship recipient, would name/save the final report file as such:
– Smith_CUGR_SUMMER18_Report.pdf
(CUGR Summer Recipient 2018)

The final report should include:

Our written report is a more complete summary of your work. Final reports should be no more than four pages (using single spacing) – including graphs and charts and no less than two pages. Font – Use Times New Roman or Arial font, 12 point font size.
– Line Spacing – Use Single and a half Spacing (1.5)

1. Introductory Information in the following order: (Centered)
Title of Your Research Report (Use Bold Formatting)
Student Researcher: Your First Name, Middle Initial, Last Name
Advisor: Name of Your Advisor
Name of College / University You Attend (Use Underline Formatting)
Name of Your Department

2. Abstract

3. Project objectives (a discussion of your objectives)

4. Methodology used

5. Results obtained

6. Significance and interpretation of results

7. Self-assessment of the project success

8. Publications and follow-up proposal resulted from this award

9. Figures/Charts

10. Acknowledgments and References

Final Reports should be submitted at the following url:

MSGC Report:

The final report template can be found here:

Final Reports should be submitted at the following url:

Check the google form for further information: Final Report Submission

* This is the same criteria and submission link as the CUGR AY Fellowships. Students will follow similar criteria including presenting their research at the Annual Student Symposium Friday, April 16, 2021.