Faculty Grant Writing Coaching Group

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The Leadership Alliance is inviting applications for the 2021 Grant-writing Coaching Group program. These groups offer support from experts in the NIH grant writing process, as well as peer feedback from other grant writers in the groups. There are no fees, but space is limited. Faculty and Postdocs from MSIs are encouraged to attend.

Information Sessions

Learn more during one of two information sessions we will be holding:

March 4, 2021

March 8, 2021

To attend one of these information sessions, prospective participants should fill out this short google form. If none of these information sessions work, there is space to indicate that in the form. An Alliance staff member will schedule a call to discuss the opportunity further with prospective participants who cannot make it to one of the info sessions.

Save the Date: July 28, 2021
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Eligibility Requirements

Preference will be given to faculty from minority-serving (Leadership Alliance Member) 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.

  • A US citizen or permanent resident
  • A faculty member from a Leadership Alliance institution
  • Leadership Alliance alumni
  • A Postdoctoral Fellow from a minority-serving institution
  • Currently preparing or planning an NIH or NSF grant application

Please contact Dr. William Wittels with any questions.

How to Apply
The application will go live in March 2021.
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