Proposal Development Training

Upcoming Events

Introduction to PDO Services

February 28, 2024, Time TBA

Presented by Marjorie Stanek

UK Department of Sociology

Tips on Writing a Compelling IRC Application

March 18, 2024, 12 PM to 1 PM, via Zoom (link to be provided during the IRC networking event)

Participants will

1) gain insights into the UK Igniting Research Collaborations (IRC) program requirements, priorities, and review processes;

2) learn strategies for developing a two-page IRC proposal; and

3) introduce Proposal Development Office services to support IRC proposal development.

Presented by Kathy Grzech

To learn more: https://www.research.uky.edu/IRC

The NIH F31: RCR & Facilities

Participants will learn about the concept of Responsible Conduct Research and considerations for preparing the Facilities and Other Resources document for an NIH F31 application.

April 3, 2024, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Presented by Lou Hurst

UK College of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics

Funding Opportunities Workshop

April 8, 2024, time TBA

Presented by Allison Elliott

UK College of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics

Past Events

Find Funding Opportunities Using the Pivot Database

Upon completing this training, participants will be able to identify the main features of the Pivot database and conduct funding searches using this tool.

February 27, 2024, 12:00 PM to 12:50 PM

Presented by Erik Davidshofer

UK College of Dentistry

The NIH F31: Research Plan II

This course session will cover elements of the Research Plan narrative for an NIH F31 application: Significance, Innovation, and Rigor of Prior Research.

February 26, 2024, 11:00 AM -12:00 PM

Presented by Lou Hurst

UK College of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics

Developing an NIH Biosketch

This presentation will discuss the importance of the biosketch in NIH grant applications and provide guidance on the content to include when developing this document.

February 14, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Presented by Barb Duncan

Disparities Researchers Equalizing Access for Minorities (DREAM) Scholars Program

Writing the Specific Aims Page for NIH Proposals

January 22, 2024,  11 AM to 12 PM

Presented by Erik Davidshofer and Karin Pekarchik

UK Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics

 

January 11, 2024, 2 PM to 3 PM

Presented by Erik Davidshofer

UK Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

 

Advice for Academic Writing: Focus on Grant Proposals

This workshop covers the features and considerations that set grant writing apart from other kinds of academic writing, and introduces drafting Concept Papers as a way to practice "selling" your ideas to potential funders.

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1PM to 1:30PM,

Presented by Lou Hurst

UK Martin-Gatton College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Faculty Council

 

New Faculty: How to Navigate PDO Services

January 11, 2024 at  1:30pm – 2pm

Presented by Karin Pekarchik

UK Martin-Gatton College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Faculty Council

 

PDO Orientation to Research Resources