“Grants and Proposals: If you write it they will fund!” Grant-Writing Training Course Aug 25 – Nov 16

Is there a grant you want to apply for? Do you want to learn what you need to know to write grants? Get support and feedback for the grant writing process through registering for “Grants & Proposals: If you write it, they will fund!” which takes place August 25 – November 16 online and asynchronous in Blackboard.


Learn how to improve your chances of getting funded through fund sourcing, proper planning and organization, concise writing, collaboration, and proposal submission.

SUNY Center for Professional Development, in partnership with The SUNY Research Foundation

Registration & Details: suny.edu/grantscourse

Grants and Proposals: If you write it they will fund!

Course Dates:   August 25 – November 16, 2020 (12 week course)

Format: Asynchronous Online – Blackboard Learn 9.1

Course flyer:  GrantsProposalsFlyer_Final

Info: suny.edu/grantscourse

Registration for August is open now: https://sunycpd.eventsair.com/gapaug20/reg

SUNY Research Foundation/SUNY Center for Professional Development Scholarship

If you are interested in this workshop, CPD points may be available through the RF/CPD scholarship. Details about the scholarship program and the application are available on the The Research Foundation for SUNY website. Please note that nine (9) scholarships (valued at 225 CPD points each) are available and are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. You may reach out to Jenna Lehr, Learning and Development Manager, at the RF at Learning@rfsuny.org for additional information about the scholarship opportunity. If you apply for the scholarship, you must wait to register for the course after you are approved.

Scholarship application form (very brief and easy!)

Course Description

Based on the book, Writing Successful Science Proposals* 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.  Participate in interactive and relevant discussions and activities with faculty from the comfort of your home or office. For more information about the course go to our CPD Calendar.

 * Although the course is based on a book about scientific proposals the learning and activities are applicable to all types of grant proposals

At completion of this workshop, all students should be able to:

·        Define the types of grants available

·       Find grant opportunities

·       Find and work with collaborators

·       Develop concise proposal sections

·       Submit a proposal electronically

Required Text: Participants should purchase Writing Successful Science Proposals, 2nd edition by Andrew J. Friedland and Carol L. Folt available at Amazon.com or Barnes & Noble.com

What is the cost? (contact facultycenter@newpaltz.edu)

·         $225.00 – CPD Members – Use your CPD Training Points to pay for this event!

·         $275.00 – SUNY Non-CPD Members

·         $325.00 –  Non-SUNY

Questions? Contact Michaela Rehm at Michaela.rehm@suny.edu or 315-214-2418

or Sarah Wyman, Faculty Center, SUNY New Paltz (facultycenter@newpaltz.edu)

Payment is within 30 days of the course start, so you can certainly register now and have payment sent later.