Proposal Management: Log in to eResearch


eResearch Proposal Management (eRPM) accommodates the electronic routing, approval, and submission of funding proposals to external sponsors, including 

eResearch Proposal Management is accessed at



  • Turn off pop-up blockers so that you can view all elements of eRPM properly. You must be able to view pop-ups to use eRPM.
  • To properly receive email messages sent from eRPM, you must be able to view HTML emails. If you have a plain text email system, turn on the ability to View HTML messages.

Step-by-Step Process

  1. Go to
  2. Click Proposal Management Login.
  3. Enter your Uniqname (Login ID or Sponsored Account) and your UMICH (Level-1) Password.
    Note If you are a non-UM user, refer to MCommunity Sponsorship for more information about requesting a sponsored account.
  4. Click Log In.
  5. The first time you log in to eRPM you will be prompted to verify your contact information.
    • Enter your contact information, filling in all fields marked with a red asterisk (*).
    • Your address is populated from your work address from the M-Pathways Human Resource Management System (HRMS). To change your work address, click the Address or Personal Data Changes section on the Shared Services Center Personnel Changes page.
    • You can only have one address in eRPM. The eResearch system updates your address from HRMS on a nightly basis.
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  6. Click Submit.

eResearch Proposal Management opens and displays your Home Workspace.

Last Updated: 
Thursday, April 27, 2023