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180.663.01 Grant Writing I

Department:
Environmental Health and Engineering
Term:
2nd term
Credits:
1 credit
Academic Year:
2017 - 2018
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Monday,  9:00 - 9:50am
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Marsha Wills-Karp
Course Instructor:
  • Marsha Wills-Karp
Resources:
Prerequisite:

180.661.01 WRITING SCIENTIFIC PAPERS I 180.662.01 WRITING SCIENTIFIC PAPERS II

Description:

Enables doctoral students to attain skills in writing successful funding proposals—that is, proposals that are likely to receive approval for funding. Introduces students to grant writing, funding sources, types of NIH grants, how to read an RFA, PA or other announcements, and develop a biosketch. Explores the requirements of a successful NIH style grant proposal.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Identify the appropriate grant mechanism for his or her idea
  2. Analyze and interpret Requests For Applications (RFAs)
  3. Distinguish the appropriate study sections for submissions
  4. Ascertain scoring systems and review processes for a variety of proposals
  5. Construct an F31 Proposal in the requested format
Methods of Assessment:

Participation (10%), assignments (20%), and grant submission (70%)

Enrollment Restriction:

EHE PhD students only

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for some students

Consent Note:

Consent is required for students not in EHE

For consent, contact:

mwkarp@jhu.edu

Special Comments:

to be held in departmental space