GMaP Region 2 is now accepting applications for our
2021 Footsteps to Funding grant writing workshop!!
Footsteps to Funding is an interactive workshop open to those who reside in GMaP Region 2 (AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MI, MS, PR) and is intended to help doctoral trainees, early stage investigators, and post-doctoral fellows in the field of cancer and/or cancer health disparities research. Attendees will become familiar with grant funding mechanisms (e.g. F31, F99/K00, K01, K08, K22, K99/R00, R03, R21) and gain knowledge about the essential components needed for a competitive application.
Workshop attendees can expect to leave with a clear direction and timeline for submission of their next grant application.
Here's what you can expect
Navigating NIH/NCI funding mechanisms
Establishing an outstanding mentoring team
Getting to know your program officer
Preparing a competitive application
Writing your personal statement
Specific aims feedback
Putting into place relevant training activities
Outlining a program of novel research
Understanding study section & summary statement
Learning grant-writing tips
Knowing your resources
Enjoying the process!
Interested in applying?
Applications are due Friday October 15, 2021 at 11:59pm EST
For any additional questions contact the Z'Kera Sims (email@example.com), Regional Coordinating Director, GMaP Region 2