Grant writing

Writing a grant application is not like writing a paper; it is a technical writing genre unlike any other, and it requires a strategic and systematic approach.

Advice on writing

There are four key aspects to writing a good grant application:

  1. a great idea
  2. a clear description
  3. a skilled team
  4. a reasonable budget.

The College office can't help you come up with great ideas, but we can help you with the rest. Below you will find some guides and tools that will make for a more effective grant application:

  • General notes on applications
  • Elements of a good application
  • FAQs

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Advice on budgets

Budget development is something that a lot of researchers struggle with. Below you will find links to guides and tools to aid your budget development. You can also work with staff within your School and College research offices.

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