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Grant Writing Workshops 2017

Center for Innovation and Research

***Registration is now closed***

Lunch and Learn Series
Mondays: Noon to 1 p.m.

Have you had an idea that would help improve the medical field, but you aren’t sure where to start?

Are you interested in research but don’t know what is involved and how to fund it?

Have you experienced a problem but are not sure how to resolve it?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, please bring your lunch and join us at our six workshops, where you will learn not only how to build ideas upon problems, but you will also learn how to write strong grant proposals to obtain research funding.

Monday, September 11, 2017: 9West, Conference Room A
>How to Transform Ideas, Problems, and Theories into Fundable Research
Monday, October 23 (date change), 2017: 10West, Conference Room A (note location change)
>What Funders Really Want to Know
Monday, November 27, 2017: 9West, Conference Room A
>What’s Next? How to Link Your Proposal with Your Specific Aims
Monday, December 18, 2017: 9West, Conference Room A
>Developing a Realistic Budget
Monday, January 15, 2018: 9West, Conference Room A
>What Not to Do: Major Issues Identified in Grant Proposals
Monday, February 19, 2018: 9West, Conference Room A
>No Doesn’t Always Mean No

Location: Sparrow Hospital, 1215 E. Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI  48912

A certificate of completion will be provided to those who attend all six sessions.
Approved for contact hours for continuing nursing education (Sparrow).

*Space is limited.  Please reserve your seat by contacting the Center for Innovation and Research at 517.364.5730 or email

Flyer HERE