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2014 NSF CAREER Webinar:
How to write a successful proposal to NSF’s (CAREER) program

National Science Foundation

2014 NSF CAREER Webinar: How to write a successful proposal to NSF’s Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) program

Available for viewing: March 29, 2014 – April 27, 2014

Format: 2 hour session, available to view on the web from your own computer

The UC Davis Office of Research has purchased a limited-time subscription for our faculty to access this grant-writing webinar.

  • Webinar for early career faculty on:
  • How to decide when and if to apply for a CAREER grant
  • How to position yourself and your research to be competitive for a CAREER
  • How to structure your proposal
  • How to develop an education plan
  • Addressing diversity
  • Keys to success and common mistakes to avoid
  • A step-by-step discussion of each section of the proposal and what it needs to tell the reviewers
  • How to analyze reviews and decide whether to revise and resubmit
  • Questions and Answers

A package will be also provided to participants that includes new annotated excerpts from successful proposals and helpful resources.

The funding opportunity can be found HERE

Presented by: 

Lucy Deckard is President of Academic Research Funding Strategies, LLC, which is a consulting firm dedicated to helping universities and faculty develop the skills they need to successfully compete for research funding.  She has worked with scores of faculty over the last 13 years to help them write successful NSF CAREER proposals.  She has also worked with faculty to analyze reviews from previous submissions and revise and resubmit their CAREER proposals, which were often funded. In the process, she has seen what reviewers are looking for, what works, what doesn’t, and what common mistakes should be avoided.

To access this recording or for more information contact:

Sheryl Soucy-Lubell, PhD, Director, Interdisciplinary Research Support Office of Research, UC Davis slslubell@ucdavis.edu

1850 Research Park Drive, Suite 300, Davis, CA 95618

Ph: 530-754-7725

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