Upcoming Events


Phase I Seminar: Write Winning Grant Proposals







Friday, October 26, 2018

This all-day presentation is the cornerstone of the Grant Writers' Seminars & Workshops (GWSW) seminar programs. It comprehensively addresses both practical and conceptual aspects that are important to writing competitive grant proposals. It is appropriate for faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and administrative staff who have had some exposure to writing grant applications, either through training / mentoring or personal experience. 

Phase II Grant Writing Intensive Workshop (Pre-Requisite: Phase I Seminar)

February 7-8, 2019
Pre-Requisite: Phase I Seminar

Up to twenty-five persons may participate in the Phase II workshop. Some of the activities are group based; however, ample one-on-one time is included to ensure that the specific needs of each participant are addressed.

For additional details on both Phase I and Phase II events: https://research.uiowa.edu/university-iowa-grant-writing-seminars


Visit the UI events calendar for a list of upcoming professional development opportunities sponsored by the Office of Research & Economic Development. Please contact leslie-revaux@uiowa.edu with questions about OVPR&ED workshops and other events.

Past events


On-going Sessions

These meetings, facilitated by the Grant Accounting Office and the Division of Sponsored Programs, are intended to improve communication and identify ways to improve business processes related to grant administration.
The Division of Sponsored Programs offers a variety of training opportunities for faculty, staff, and students involved in proposal submission and project management. 
The University of Iowa Institutional Review Board (IRB) and Human Subjects Office (HSO) offer a variety of training and educational opportunities for investigators, delegates and research team members. 
These research seminars are highlighted by the CCOM Office of Research.

Proposal Preparation Resources

Utilize the proposal preparation resources offered by The University of Iowa and by external sponsors in developing an application for external funding. Review examples of successful projects by searching sponsors' award databases. 
The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) has as its goal the support and advancement of research, scholarship, and creative activity on our campus. Learn more about the resources available from the OVPR and other units across campus.