Preparing your Federal Grant Proposal: A Workshop for faculty and postdoctoral fellows in the physical and natural sciences

Monday, May 19, 2004  :  8:00-2:00  :  Falvey Library Second Floor

The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Villanova University is sponsoring a workshop designed to assist researchers in finding Federal funding opportunities in the physical and natural sciences, to give insight into the preparation of competitive proposals, and to help researchers understand the proposal review and funding award process. The workshop will use the preparation of National Science Foundation proposals as a model, but the same principles can be applied to the preparation of other Federal grant proposals, including proposals to the Department of Energy, Department of Defense, or the National Institutes of Health



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Creativity - Ingenuity - Productivity


Research and artistic creativity abound in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. In our science laboratories, faculty and students work together to hypothesize, synthesize, measure, and analyze. Many of these researchers travel the world to gather samples, measure environmental conditions, or look for new species. In the social sciences, Villanova researchers carefully sift through survey and archival data to uncover explanations for human behavior. Faculty in the humanities critically analyze texts and translations to explore the relevance and meaning of thought and life. The creative disciplines promote the human condition through visual, auditory, and tactile media. Work produced by Villanova scholars is significant, respected, and current.





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