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Research Development Grant Writing News

The Research Development Office maintains an institutional-level subscription to Research Development and Grant Writing NewsNew Faculty Guide to Competing for Research Funding, and Strategies for Planning, Developing, and Writing Large Team Grants, published by Academic Research Funding Strategies, LLC. These newsletters may be distributed freely within NC State University.

Current Issue: August 2021

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts Funding Opportunities and News
  • Proposal Writing in the Humanities: Theoretical Orientation and Significance
  • Does Your Research Narrative Require a Description of Stakeholder Engagement?
  • So you’ve submitted your CAREER proposal: What now?
  • EPA’s Got Its Mojo Back!
  • Organizing Your Response to Reviewers’ Comments on Resubmittals
  • Make Your Case for Value-Added Benefits (Reprinted from August 2015)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops & Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

Previous 2021 Issues

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts Funding Opportunities and News
  • When Proposal Writing Rather than Content Can Sink a Proposal
  • Because a Management Plan Is Not Required Does Not Mean It Is Not Necessary
  • NSF Funding At The Interface Of Computer Science And The Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • Strategies for Proposal Resubmissions
  • Understanding Plagiarism & Other Research Misconducts to Avoid in the Research Narrative
  • How to Go From Research Ideas to Research Dollars: Ten Key Steps to Getting Your Ideas Funded (Reprinted from June 2013)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops & Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts Funding Opportunities and News
  • Assembling a Team of Advocates for Winning Humanities Grants
  • Writing Grants to EPA in a Time of Budget Increases
  • NSF’s Webinar on Invention to Innovation programs
  • How Agency Mission & Culture Impact Funding Success
  • The Role of Project Abstracts in Funding Success
  • Organizing the Proposal Narrative (Reprinted from April 2016)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops & Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts Funding Opportunities and News
  • Cultivating Grantsmanship among Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate Students
  • Developing Proposals to Fund the Future Workforce in Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources
  • Proposal Pet Peeves
  • Strategic Uses of the Funding Solicitation
  • New Research Directions Under President’s 2022 Discretionary Funding Request
  • Explaining the State of the Art: Telling Your Reviewers What They Need to Know (Reprinted from July 2015)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops & Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Tips for Winning an NEH Individual Fellowship
  • NSC Report on Artificial Intelligence Offers a Guide to Future Funding Success
  • You Got Funding! Now think about supplements
  • Competitive Models for STEM Education and Research
  • Transdisciplinary Funding Horizon for Electric Power Research, Education, and Training
  • Engineers: Beware the downselect proposal (Reprinted from March 2017)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops & Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities and Arts Funding Opportunities
  • Attracting Students to the Humanities
  • What Does a Successful Proposal Look Like? NSF’s Answer Too Often Falls on Deaf Ears
  • Avoiding A Common Reviewer Complaint: Descriptive Research
  • STEM Education Funding Outlook 2021
  • Assume All Reviewers Are from Missouri (Reprinted from August 2017)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops and Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities and Arts Funding Opportunities
  • The Future of Arts and Humanities Funding under the Biden Administration
  • The Impact of Science Policy Changes on Funding Opportunities
  • How Alondra Nelson’s Appointment to Office Science and Technology Policy Will Impact Funding
  • What Amazon Can Teach You About Proposal Writing
  • Research Priorities Revealed in Preliminary and/or Final Federal Agency Budgets
  • Communications on Interdisciplinary Team Grants (Reprinted from December 2016)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops and Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

In this issue:

  • Topics of Interest URLs
  • Humanities and Arts Funding Opportunities
  • Humanities and Social Science Scholars: Are You Registered with Grants.gov?
  • Expanding Your List of Potential Agency Funders
  • Long-Range & Near-Term Research Funding Horizons
  • New Year’s Resolutions for Preparing Your NSF CAREER proposal
  • The Tentative (Maybe/Maybe Not) Proposal
  • An Idea is Not a Plan; A Strategy is Not a Project (Reprinted from July 2017)
  • Research Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Educational Grant Writing Web Resources
  • Agency Research News
  • Agency Reports, Workshops and Roadmaps
  • New Funding Opportunities
  • About Academic Research Funding Strategies

Additional Resources

Research Development and Grant Writing NewsNew Faculty Guide to Competing for Research Funding, and Strategies for Planning, Developing, and Writing Large Team Grants have been purchased through an institutional license agreement with Academic Research Funding Strategies, LLC. Within NC State University they may be copied, duplicated, and distributed electronically, in whole or in part, and posted to secure campus websites not accessible by those outside the NC State University community. Please do not post these publications on open websites.