Research Proposals A Guide to Success

ISBN-10: 0125247338

ISBN-13: 9780125247337

Edition: 3rd 2002 (Revised)

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This third edition of the classic how-to guide incorporates recent changes in policies and procedures of the NIH, with particular emphasis on the role of the Internet in the research proposal process. Completely revised and updated, it reveals the secrets of success used by seasoned investigators, and directs the reader through the maze of NIH bureaucracies. In addition to providing a detailed overview of the entire review process, the book also includes hundreds of tips on how to enhance proposals, excerpts from real proposals, and extensive Internet references. This book is essential to all scientists involved in the grant writing process.
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List price: $67.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 6/10/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.144

Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Beginning Grantsmanship
The NIH and Other Sources of Research Support
A Strong Proposal
Proposal Review
The R01 Research Grant
The Abstract and Specific Aims
Background and Significance
Preliminary Studies
Research Design and Methods
The Budget
Biographical Sketch, Research Support, and Resources
Human Subjects
Animal Subjects
Consortiums, Contracts, Consultants, and Collaborators
Literature Cited and Appendixes
Revision of an Unfunded Proposal
Competing Renewal of R01 Projects (Progress Reports)
Proposal Submission and Supplementary Materials
Your First Grant Award (R, F, or K)
Advice for Beginners in Academia
Advanced Grantmanship
Small Business Grants
Program Project Grants (P01)
Center Grants
Construction Grants
T32 Institutional Research Training Program Grants
Instrumentation Grants
Information Sources: Private Foundation and Government Web Sites, and Study Section Contacts
Summary Statements, Reviewer Comments, Assignment, Award, and Triage Letters
Examples of Figures from Preliminary Data
Examples of Design Format
Instructions to Reviewers Concerning Human Subjects
Suggested Reading
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