The workshop Grant Writing covers the basics of grant writing. Writing a successful grant proposal requires basic knowhow, content knowledge, writing proficiency, strong research skills, creativity, organizational ability, patience, and a great deal of luck. This course provides students with the background and skills necessary to develop a competitive funding proposal. Doctoral students and postdocs learn how to write a grant proposal start to finish.
The workshop combines presentation, discussion, and practical, hands-on exercises.
Copies of research proposal checklist, writing guideline, list of useful phrases, and various sample abstracts will be provided.
Participants should bring a laptop computer with any operating system for writing exercises.