University of Southern California

Research

Developing and Submitting a NIH Grant Application

Who Should Attend

Course is designed for new and established USC investigators who wish to submit a grant application to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The objective is to educate investigators in the complete process of conceptualizing an NIH grant proposal, structuring the application, submitting it for peer review, and working with Institute staff to get the application funded. All levels of faculty & postdocs can attend.

Course Description

The course’s objective is to educate investigators in the complete process of conceptualizing an NIH grant proposal and getting it funded: identifying which NIH Institute to target, NIH’s funding priorities, how to prepare for the review process, and building relationships with funding agencies.

Instructor

Steven Moldin, Executive Director of the USC Washington, DC Office for Research Advancement.

Length

Two 2 hour session. Offered once per semester.

Next course

Lunch provided.

Course Materials

Slides from Workshop

Course Registration

To register, please RSVP at least one week prior to the first class via email, indicating the course(s) you are attending, to usccer@usc.edu.

For information about workshops, contact the office at 213-740-6709.