Grant Writing Course Announcement
"Grant Writing for Postdoctoral Fellows"
Objective:This course will introduce every aspect of grant writing to postdoctoral fellows and will be instructed by successful grant writers. Class topics will include:
- Selecting postdoctoral-related funding mechanisms
- Writing individual grant sections
- Understanding administrative policies
- Experiencing peer review in a 'mock study section' format
Requirements:Throughout the course, participants are expected to write a grant application. All grants will be critiqued by participating faculty in a mock study section format. This course is open to postdoctoral fellows in any discipline in which extramural individual fellowship funding is available.
Class meeting schedule:In general, the class meets for 2 hours every week over 10 weeks. The class will meet every Tuesday at 1 pm - 3 pm in SHEL 105 from January 14 - March 11, 2014.
Course enrollment is limited to 25 participants.