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Title Writing successful grant proposals from the top down and the bottom up / edited by Robert J. Sternberg, Oklahoma State University.
Published Los Angeles : Sage, [2014]
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 Floor4  Q180.55.P7 B85 2014    DUE 02-28-17
Description xx, 355 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Securing a research grant / Robert J. Sternberg -- Guide to professional begging / Emile F. Rissman -- Mistakes that grant proposers make / Robert W. Levenson -- It's not just the science: navigating the national institutes of health application process / Robin A. Barr -- Navigating the grant process at the national institutes of health / William T. Riley, Tracy L. Waldeck, and Lisa S. Onken -- Writing a grant proposal for the national institutes of health: generalities and specifics / Howard Eichenbaum -- Applying for a research grant from the national institutes of health: a primer / Nathan A. Fox -- While you're up, get me a grant! Grantsmanship from the perspective of a retired National Science Foundation grant giver / Joseph L. Young -- Writing a grant proposal for the National Science Foundation / John F. Dovidio, Louis A. Penner, and Terrance L. Albrecht -- Obtaining department of defense funding for research in behavioral sciences / Susan E. F. Chipman-- Writing grant proposals for military agencies / Eduardo Salas and Marissa L. Shuffler -- Preparing institute of education sciences applications: there's (almost) an app for that / Lynn Okagaki -- Securing support for high-quality scientific research and development in educational sciences / Eva L. Baker -- Diversifying your funding portfolio: the role of private funders / Susan M. Fitzpatrick and M. Brent Dolezalek -- Seeking funding from private foundations / Morton Ann Gernsbacher -- Funding opportunities at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration / Cynthia H. Null and Bettina L. Beard -- Building a strong institutional research training program / Jon Atherton, Nathan Hansen, and Jeannette R. Ickovics -- Interdisciplinary and interinstitutional collaboration on research grants: hard but fun! / Denise C. Park-- "Aha! Plus data": reviewers, program officers, and the public are people too / Susan T. Fiske.
Summary "This text provides comprehensive advice on how to build a successful grant proposal, from the top down and from the bottom up. Editor Robert J. Sternberg gathers editorial expertise from distinguished members of associations in the Federation of Associations of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, which includes some of the most successful grant applicants and grant givers in the field of brain and behavioral sciences. The chapter authors offer readers practical advice on planning, executing, submitting, and revising grant proposals in order to maximize their chances of success. Exploring both grant writers' and grant providers' perspectives, the text provides valuable insight into general strategies on how to write and submit proposals, as well as detailed information on the various types of proposals needed to reach particular research and teaching goals." -- Publisher's description.
Subject Proposal writing in research.
Research grants.
Related Names Sternberg, Robert J., editor of compilation.
ISBN 1412999286 alkaline paper
9781412999281 alkaline paper
OCLC number 836557478