Writing for reviewers: Tricks to increase proposal clarity
Thursday, October 17, 2019 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
This workshop emphasizes clear and concise writing skills to improve the clarity of your proposals. We will discuss strategies for more effectively communicating your research ideas, turning reviewers into advocates for your proposal. We will present common grant application pitfalls and work through exercises to practice overcoming them.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Liz Seckel is the Grant Writer for the Ob/Gyn Department at Stanford, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. A former neuroscience researcher, she has helped raise millions of dollars from the NSF, Department of Justice, and California Office of Emergency Services to fund projects on women’s rights and sexual health, and has received several awards and distinctions both for her scientific work as well as her commitment to philanthropy.