Research Proposals: A Guide to Success / Edition 2

Research Proposals: A Guide to Success / Edition 2

by Thomas E. Ogden
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781703131

ISBN-13: 9780781703130

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This third edition of the classic "how-to" guide incorporates recent changes in policies and procedures of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), with particular emphasis on the role of the Internet in the research proposal process. Completely revised and updated, it reveals the secrets of success used by seasoned investigators, and directs the reader through the…  See more details below

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This third edition of the classic "how-to" guide incorporates recent changes in policies and procedures of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), with particular emphasis on the role of the Internet in the research proposal process. Completely revised and updated, it reveals the secrets of success used by seasoned investigators, and directs the reader through the maze of NIH bureaucracies. In addition to providing a detailed overview of the entire review process, the book also includes hundreds of tips on how to enhance proposals, excerpts from real proposals, and extensive Internet references. This book is essential to all scientists involved in the grant writing process.

Key Features
* Considers the reviewer�s expectations in all grant writing advise
* Explains the review process and each section of the NIH R01 proposal in detail
* Improves priority scores with numerous tips on how to develop proposals
* Reveals strategies utilized by veteran proposal writers
* Details recent NIH policy changes, emphasizing Internet use

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781703130
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
448

Table of Contents

Preface
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Pt. 1Beginning Grantsmanship
1The NIH and Other Sources of Research Support3
2A Strong Proposal21
3Proposal Review29
4The R01 Research Grant45
5The Abstract and Specific Aims55
6Background and Significance69
7Preliminary Studies91
8Research Design and Methods101
9The Budget119
10Biographical Sketch, Research Support, and Resources139
11Human Subjects151
12Animal Subjects163
13Consortiums, Contracts, Consultants, and Collaborators169
14Literature Cited and Appendixes175
15Revision of an Unfunded Proposal181
16Competing Renewal of R01 Projects (Progress Reports)193
17Proposal Submission and Supplementary Materials201
18Your First Grant Award (R, F, or K)207
19Advice for Beginners in Academia215
Pt. 2Advanced Grantmanship
20Small Business Grants229
21Program Project Grants (P01)235
22Center Grants249
23Construction Grants265
24T32 Institutional Research Training Program Grants277
25Instrumentation Grants287
App. AInformation Sources: Private Foundation and Government Web Sites, and Study Section Contacts297
App. BSummary Statements, Reviewer Comments, Assignment, Award, and Triage Letters311
App. CExamples of Figures from Preliminary Data325
App. DExamples of Design Format327
App. EInstructions to Reviewers Concerning Human Subjects337
App. F: Suggested Reading353

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