Program

2016 Grant Writing Course Preliminary Program
Please note the program is subject to change.

Friday, August 12, 2016
2:00  2:30 p.m.      Welcome, Introductions, and Course Overview (in conjunction with the Scientific Writing and Publishing Course (SWPC))
2:40  3:10 p.m.

Before You Start to Write & Are You Ready to Write? (in conjunction with SWPC)

3:20  4:30 p.m.

Rendering and Presenting your Awesome Data (in conjunction with SWPC)

4:40  5:40 p.m.      Figures for Manuscripts vs. Grants
5:50 – 6:30 p.m. Dinner and Networking (in conjunction with SWPC)
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Presentation Practice: Reviewing and Editing Grant Presentations

8:00 p.m.  TBD

Participants work on grant presentations on their own 

Saturday, August 13, 2016
8:00  8:30 a.m. Breakfast (in conjunction with SWPC)
8:45 – 10:30 a.m.

Presentation and Feedback 

10:45 – 11:15 a.m.             

Overview and Highlights of Grant Writing Webinar

11:15  – 12:40 p.m.            

Feedback Session: Options – Biosketch (NIH), Biosktech (NSF 

12:40  1:10 p.m.  Lunch
1:15  2:00 p.m.

NIH Mock Review 

2:15  3:00 p.m.

NSF Mock Review

3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Similarities and Differences (NIH and NSF review process

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Break 

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

"Current Landscape of Funding Opportunities at NIAID" presented by Elizabeth Church, Program Officer at NIAID

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Components of a Grant or Fellowship Application Besides the Science (budget, facilities, training plan, responsible conduct of research training, sponsor information) and feedback

7:00 – 8:00 p.m.  Networking Reception (in conjunction with SWPC)
Sunday, August 14, 2016
8:00  8:30 a.m. Breakfast (in conjunction with SWPC)
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Grant Reviews and Feedback 

11:30 – 12:20 p.m. Practical Advice on Work/Life Balance (in conjunction with SWPC)
12:20 – 12:30 p.m.                              

Closing Remarks and Feedback (in conjunction with SWPC)

Last updated: August 9, 2016