Registration

To register and access this prerecorded course, go to www.training.vt.edu, and log in using your VT PID/Password.

From the menu at the top click on "view by category", and choose "Office of the VP for Research".  Select the course titled "OVPRI-Recording: Building the NSF Grant" and complete the registration process. 

You will receive an email confirmation for each enrollment containing a link to the recording. All course titles for our prerecorded trainings are preceded by the acronym “OVPRI-Recording”.   All course titles for our live trainings are preceded by the acronym “OVPRI”.  

Details / View Recording

  • Date Recorded: February 23, 2016

  • Instructor: Beth Tranter

  • Click here to register/access the training (Adobe Flash Player required)

  • Handouts can be obtained once the recording opens by clicking on the Adobe Connect Pod labeled "Handouts"

Description

Does your research agenda depend heavily on support from the National Science Foundation? This short course will focus on the essentials of crafting an effective NSF grant proposal. Best practices and essential hints based on first-hand experiences with the NSF will be provided. Special emphasis will be placed on how to avoid the common mistakes that can lead to early rejection of an NSF grant application.   

Please note - all presentations require Adobe Flash Player 8 or later to view.

Get Adobe Flash Player