This virtual workshop outlines the components of a successful proposal and the steps to get there. Learn how to improve your chances of getting funded through fund sourcing, proper planning and organization, concise writing, collaboration, and proposal submission. From the comfort of your home or office participate in learning activities, independent grant writing work, and online discussions.
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Dates: May 21 – Aug 12 & Aug 27 – Nov 18
* Your final project for this class is a grant proposal, so it is great to take this course while working on a specific application. Although the text book is for science writing, this course is valuable to participants from all disciplines.
Faculty and project staff, grants administration staff, postdoctoral scholars, graduate students, grant writers.
At completion of this workshop, all students should be able to:
- Define the types of funding/potential funding sources
- Connect to local grantseekng/application resources and entities on our own campus
- Identify the relevance of project collaborators, while respecting ethical authoring
- Develop proposal sections
- Identify steps needed for proposal submission
- Personalize the grantseeking/application process for your own interests/disciplines
Participants will need:
- Internet access
- Your own proposal ideas for homework activities
The workshop is scheduled to run over twelve (12) weeks. During this time, you will be reading the text, posting to online discussions, and exploring additional resources. Over the workshop period, you will be compiling chunks of your own grant proposal.
To achieve a certificate, you must participate in each weekly online discussion and compile at least a draft grant proposal in an area of interest. You can expect to spend 3 to 5 hours/week in the workshop’s activities and your own independent writing.
Format: Asynchronous Online – Blackboard Learn 9.1
SUNY Research Foundation/SUNY Center for Professional Development Scholarship
If you are interested in this course, CPD points may be available through the RF/CPD scholarship. Details about the scholarship program and the application are available on thewebsite. Please note that eight (8) scholarships (valued at 275 CPD points each) are available and are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. You may reach out to , Learning and Development Manager, at the RF for additional information about the scholarship opportunity.
SUNY Center for Professional Development
6333 State Route 298, Suite 102
East Syracuse, NY 13057
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