The Nuts and Bolts of Grant Writing

This module provides resources and short videos focused on essential aspects of the grant application process, including common application requirements, considerations for the writing process, and tips for success. This module includes an overview of NIH grant processes, and will identify similarities and differences between NIH grants and foundation, institutional, industry, or other awards. 

Target Audience

  • Senior Fellows-in-Training
  • Junior Faculty

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

1. Identify the basic elements required when preparing to apply for a grant
2. Demonstrate understanding of the important elements of the grant writing process
3. Interpret the important elements of finalizing and submitting the grant

Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
02/16/2021
Course expires: 
02/15/2023
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Content Authors
Tanya M. Laidlaw, MD FAAAAI
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Relevant relationships: GSK: Advisory Board: Role of IL-5 in allergic disease, Regeneron (Ongoing): Advisory Board: Dupilumab and nasal polyps

Lisa M. Wheatley, MD
NIAID, Bethesda, MD
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers
Melody C. Carter, MD FAAAAI
National Institutes of Health/NIAID/LAD, Bethesda, MD
Relevant relationships: None

Maria Crain, RN MA CPNP
Children's Medical Center Dallas, Dallas, TX
Relevant Relationships: Aimmune: food allergy oral immunotherapy

Elizabeth C. Matsui, MD MHS FAAAAI
University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Relevant Relationships: None

Stokes Peebles Jr., MD FAAAAI
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
Relevant Relationships: None

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Designation Statement 
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Credit Claiming Period 
Credit claiming for this activity will expire at 11:59 pm on February 15, 2023. Requests to claim credit after February 15, 2023 will be denied.

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  4. Complete the online module, including the assessment. You must achieve a score of 70% or higher to claim credit.
  5. Complete the activity evaluation.
  6. Claim your credits.
  7. Print or save your certificate.

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Available Credit

  • 1.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.50 CME
    CME credit.

Price

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