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Project Proposal and Renewal Application

Click the blue button above to review the UMBS Research Project Review Framework and Eval Criteria


Are you a new UMBS researcher (i.e. PI, postdoc, graduate student)? Click the red button above to create a new user account and propose a new project in Mfield User Menu -> Propose New or Renew Existing Research Project 

If you are part of a research team, the project lead must register the project first and give the exact project title to team members so they can register under the same project. Many approved projects are already registered with UMBS.

If you are a returning UMBS researcher, click the orange button above to renew an existing project OR create a new research proposalUser Menu -> Propose New or Renew Existing Research Project 

You will be expected to submit a new Housing Application every year so that we have updated information on dates, equipment you are bringing or will need, your research role, or any other changes related to your project. If you will have other researchers working with you on a project you lead, you will need to share the exact project title so team members can register under the correct project.


NOTE: Your housing or research facilities can not be assigned until you have submitted all the information requested in our Housing Application. Your invoice will based on the dates you submit and updated in your housing form. If you are having trouble accessing Mfield, contact Data Manager Jason Tallant at

For information about the UMBS Research Committee and the research project review process can be found here or information about the UMBS Research Project and Data Stewardship Policy here.