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Office of Research and Grants


GRANTS TRAINING

GRANTS ACADEMY

The Office of Research and Grants (ORG) is offering an exciting and unique opportunity to learn grant development, grant writing, and other aspects related to navigating the grant seeking process. ORG, in collaboration with Hanover Research, will offer two full days of grant training plus a session focusing on advanced searches for funding opportunities. Financial incentives will be offered to participants who attend the two full-day training sessions and submit an external grant application during academic year 2019-20. Please join your APU colleagues for this novel intensive grant academy by registering below. For more details and questions, contact Marta Cenac-Mehedinti at mcenac@apu.edu.

Schedule and topics

May 29, 2019 Wilden Hall, Room 119 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Training delivered by Hanover Research. DETAILS HERE

  • Introduction to Grants and Grant Writing
  • Navigating the Funding Landscape and Finding Strong Prospects
  • Good Ideas vs. Fundable Ideas
  • Nuts and Bolts of Proposal Development
  • Connecting with Grant-Makers

Credit available toward incentive. Bring your computer to this training.


June 18, 2019 VIP Room | 11:00 am - 12:00 noon

Training delivered by the APU Office of Research and Grants. DETAILS HERE

  • Find THE Funding Opportunity: Maximize the Use of Pivot Database

Bring your computer to this training.


June 21, 2019 Wilden Hall, Room 119 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Training delivered by the APU Office of Research and Grants. DETAILS HERE

  • Fundamentals in Designing a Compelling Letter of Inquiry
  • Proposal Structure and Workplan: Logic Models, Gantt Charts and Other Essential Tools
  • Constructing a Smart Budget: Cost Principles and Steps
  • The World Beyond Award Announcement: What to Expect in Post-Award
  • Consultation time

Materials to download:

Credit available toward incentive. Bring your computer to this training.

GRANT ACADEMY Incentives

Receive an incentive when you participate in the full-day training sessions on May 29 and June 21 AND submit one external grant application during the 2019-20 academic year. The Pivot training on June 18 is optional.

Limited number of financial incentives are available depending on the level of grant funding requests as follows:

  • Grant funding requests over 1 million: $1,000 incentive
  • Grant funding request of $200k-$999k: $500 incentive
  • Grant funding request of $100k-$199k: $400 incentive
  • Grant funding request of $10k-$99k: $200 incentive
  • Grant funding request of up to $10k: $100 incentive


REGISTER now to secure your spot.


Grants Lifecycle

Pre-Award

Post-Award