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Part Two: How Long Does It Take to Write a Grant? The Entire Grant Proposal Development Task List

January 10th

In an earlier blog, I said I would provide a list to all the pieces involved in developing a grant proposal, because there is a lot more to it than… read more

Part One: How Long Does It Take to Write a Grant? In Praise of Going Slow

January 3rd

I have been working with a student on his personal statement for a fellowship application. The document is two pages, double-spaced, so the statement… read more

How to Contact Program Officers

December 13th

The role of a Program Officer (or Program Manager or Technical Point of Contact, depending on the sponsor) varies a lot between sponsors. For… read more