The Proposal Process Demystified (Level II Elective)


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  • Date Recorded: October 30, 2015

  • Instructor: Nancy Dudek

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During this two hour workshop, participants will learn the steps in between finding funding and proposal submission.  Participants will receive tips on persuasive writing.  This course was formerly known as "Successful Grant Writing".

Note: This workshop meets the elective requirement for the Virginia Tech Research Administrator Level II Certificate Program.  

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