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Virtual Grant Development & Writing Workshop

  Monday, 22 Nov 2021 | Events/Workshops

Virtual Grant Development & Writing Workshop

23rd & 24th November 2021

About the workshop
The workshop is hosted by the NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) and is a great opportunity to help you to make
progress in developing your NIHR research proposal into a competitive application.
There will be presentations from experts and advisors, and opportunities to ask questions along the way. There will also
be an opportunity to hear from previous successful applicants, and their experiences of applying
Who should attend?

The workshop is for health and social care researchers who would like to learn more about writing a successful research
funding application. As the session is online, it is open to researchers from all RDS regions.

When and where?

The workshop will be online via Zoom, and will be held over 2 days, on 23rd and 24th November from 10am to 2pm.
What will the event cover?
● What makes a good application?
● What do funding panels like to see in an application?
● Writing tips
● Who does the application go to?
● PPI in health and social care research
● Research Impact
● Overview of funding streams
● How to present evidence synthesis sections
● How to present statistics sections
● How to present health economics sections
● How to present qualitative sections
● How to present behaviour change sections
● How to present trial sections

How do I book a place?
Please register via this booking form link. We will send the full programme out to all attendees nearer the date.
How much does the workshop cost?
Attendance at the workshop is free of charge

If you have any queries about the workshop, please contact