That grant was submitted, and on its first round of submission, it got a score around 5th percentile. My colleague helped me turn my grant proposal from junk into a more than fundable proposal – simply by looking at my specific aims, and nothing else.
Well, anyway, I figured that since I had no choice about whether to pay for this flyer, I should modify it a bit to send a message I agree with.
nobody is going to tout your work for you, you have to do it yourself, and it is a critical part of any type of communication you produce as a scientist.
I had a fun evening reviewing some grant proposals for graduate students taking a grant writing class. None of the proposals got me excited. I’m…
I like blogs – both writing my own and reading others. But is it really a substitute for face-to-face interaction? I think our communities and world are becoming increasingly fractured by the lack of real interaction.