Grant Writing Workshop
Monday, Sept 26, 2005 - Friday, Sept 30, 2005
Trường Ðại Học Y Dược TP. Hồ Chí Minh
(The University of Medicine & Pharmacy at Hochiminh City)
Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam


Grant Writing Workshop

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Workshop Description:

This workshop will provide researchers in the biomedical sciences with an introduction to basic principles of writing grant applications for research funding. The focus will be on how to prepare grant applications for submission to the US National Institutes of Health. However, most of the information to be presented will be applicable to a broad range of international funding agencies. The lecture is open to the public. Registration and lecture attendance will guarantee a free copy of the printed workshop materials. The practical will be closed to individuals who have applied and been accepted to both the lecture and the practical. For applicants accepted to the practical, bring a draft grant proposal for the practical session and individualized feedback for the grant proposal will be provided. There is a limit of 28 participants in the practical sessions.

NIH Grants and Funding Opportunities:

University of Pittsburg's Survival Skills and Ethics Program:


Students will:

Who Should Attend:

Researchers in the biomedical sciences who want to apply for a research grant from the US National Institutes of Health.

Eligibility Requirement:

For Lecture only: None. The lecture is open to the public. We are limited by the capacity of the conference room.

For Lecture and Practical:

  1. Practicum participants must be involved in ongoing research.
  2. Have relatively good English skills to a) effectively learn from the lecture and b) write a grant application in English.
  3. Attend and participate in the entire workshop;
  4. Agree to complete all homework assignment on time.


Workshop Language:



Beth Fischer, M.Ed., Instructor of Education, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA , USA.

Michael Zigmond, Ph.D., Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and of Instruction and Learning at the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


Monday, September 26, 2005 to Friday, September 30, 2005: 8am-5pm. Library Conference Room (3rd floor) at University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Trương Đại Học y Dược TP Hố Chí Minh) 217 Hồng Bàng, Quận 5, TP Hồ Chí Minh, Việt Nam

Application Procedure:

Last updated: Thursday, August 17, 2006 13:48 (EDT, USA)