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Grant Writing Workshop

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The Leadership Alliance is collaborating with the National Research Mentoring Network and the Big Ten Academic Alliance, Committee on Institutional Cooperation Academic Network (NRMN-CAN) to sponsor a NIH Grant Writing Proposal Workshop.

 

Workshop Details

When:   Thursday, July 27, 4:00 p.m. through Friday, July 28, 2017, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
Where:  Hartford Marriott, Hartford, CT
Who:      Junior faculty member (less than 2 years of faculty experience) from a Leadership Alliance institution.  Junior faculty alumni of the Leadership Alliance.
Cost:      Free travel and lodging to selected participants.
Day 1:    Networking dinner at the Hartford Marriott.
Day 2:    Intensive NIH Grant Writing Proposal Workshop

Preference will be given to faculty from minority-serving institutions. Individuals from groups underrepresented in biomedicine, encompassing all relevant social, behavioral and health sciences, are strongly encouraged to apply. Applications are encouraged from any individuals with a demonstrated commitment to increasing the full participation of underrepresented groups in biomedicine.

Eligibility Requirements

  • A US citizen or permanent resident
  • Junior faculty member (less than 2 years of faculty experience) from a Leadership Alliance institution.
  • Junior faculty alumni of the Leadership Alliance
  • Currently preparing or planning an NIH grant application
  • Able to bring a draft of your Specific Aims to the meeting

Application Process

  • Click HERE to apply … if you are currently preparing or planning an NIH grant application and can bring a copy of your Specific Aims to the workshop.
  • The application deadline is June 23, 2017.
  • Your participation will be confirmed by June 26, 2017, at which time instructions for booking your travel will be shared.