SLB Webinar: Fundamentals of Composing a Grant Proposal

SLB Webinar: Fundamentals of Composing a Grant Proposal

December 13, 2019, 1:00-2:15pm EDT

In the continuing series of professional development and community webinars, SLB is pleased to announce the opening of registration for a webinar on Fundamentals of Composing a Grant Proposal.  To learn to organize and compose your thoughts and apply winning writing principles within your next proposal, this lecture will provide an overview of grant writing guidelines important for composing a grant proposal. Participants will not only learn about words, sentences, and paragraphs in science, but also about good technical style, composition, impact, and format of a grant proposal.  The lecture contains some practical applications, and aims to achieve good writing style and maximum impact with the reader and reviewer in mind. This 1 hour webinar is presented by Angelika Hofmann as the third in a series of Professional Development webinars SLB is pleased to offer to members.

Registration is complimentary for SLB members. If you are not yet a member, to attend this and other SLB events, join now. Please share this opportunity with your colleagues and trainees.

Webinar Registration

Angelika Hofmann, Ph.D.
Founder and President, SciWri Services

Angie Hofmann is Founder and President of SciWri Services, a venture providing editing and consulting services worldwide. She is renowned in the scientific writing field and teaches workshops on scientific communication around the globe.  She is also the author of two books that have become standards in the field: Scientific Writing and Communication – Papers, Proposals, and Presentation (Oxford University Press, 3.ed., 2016) and Writing in the Biological Sciences (Oxford University Press 3.ed., 2018).

Angie currently also holds the position of Strategic Projects and Communications Advisor to the Vice Provost of Research at Yale University, where she aids in implementing academic science priorities. Before this, she was Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations, Science and International Initiatives, in Yale’s Office of Development where she managed some of Yale’s most important prospects and played a key role in fundraising from leading international corporations and foundations. Angie holds a PhD in molecular biology and biochemistry from the University of California, Irvine, and was a post-doctoral fellow at the Max-Planck-Institute of Molecular Genetics in Berlin, Germany.

The session will be recorded and posted online for the exclusive use of SLB members for 9 months following the webinar. 
Note: There is a minimum participation level required to conduct the webinar.