Find below a compilation of internal and external resources available to new investigators seeking grantsmanship training and support in finding funding, writing grant applications, building research teams, disseminating findings, and more.Questions? Contact GRANTLAB@nova.edu
Grant Lab Chats
Grant Lab Chats is a "bite-size" grantsmanship series where each session features a brief presentation on a finding funding or proposal development tip or resource, followed by Q&A with attendees. These events usually occur the 2nd Friday of each month from 12:15-12:45pm. *SIGN UP FOR ZOOM LINK: tinyurl.com/NSU-GrantLabChats
Grant Writing Mentoring Program
Sponsored by the NSU Grant Writing Lab and Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, the Grant Writing Mentoring Program pairs early stage researchers with established researchers to write and submit a grant application by the end of the approximately year-long program period.
New Faculty Sponsored Funding Orientation
The Grant Writing Lab and Office of Sponsored Programs provide a New Faculty Sponsored Funding Orientation annually (typically in the Fall) to discuss the key steps and contacts for finding and submitting a grant at NSU. For inquiries, please email email@example.com. (Note: New faculty are automatically invited to this event each year.)
"Lunch & Learn" Workshop Series
An annual Lunch & Learn series of workshops (beginning each year in January) provides an introduction to grant writing basics. See this year's schedule and register to attend the workshops here (*registration is required). To access past workshop materials online, follow the instructions below under accessing NSU Grant Education on Canvas.
"NSU Grant Education" Canvas Course
Grant training is available on-demand to NSU faculty members on Canvas in a course called NSU Grant Education. Topics include finding funding, proposal writing, grant budgets, success with specific funders (e.g., NIH and DoD), reviewer panel, resubmission advice, post-award management, and others. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to this course. (Note: New faculty are automatically invited to this course each year in January.)
How to Access "NSU Grant Education" on Canvas:
The materials/recordings from the "Lunch & Learn" workshop series will be accessible via Canvas through this course after each workshop concludes.
Access a comprehensive list of current funding opportunities selected for NSU by clicking below:
Finding Funding Resources:
Internal NSU Grant Competitions:
Finding Funding Databases:
The RePORTER database is available to all public users.
NIH Matchmaker is a tool for finding similar NIH Projects.
Duke University site provides an extensive searchable database for funding.
Grants.gov provides access to a search engine for federally funded grants and access to applications.
Proposal Templates & Guides
Click below to access grant proposal templates and guides for NIH, FL DOH, NSF and DoD as well as general grant writing and funder resources.
Grant Writing Lab
For one-on-one support in finding funding and proposal development assistance, including feedback on grant application drafts, contact the NSU Grant Writing Manager, Melanie Bauer (email@example.com).
Office of Sponsored Programs
For assistance in the preparation, budget development, and submission of your proposal, contact your Grant Officer in the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) by visiting https://www.nova.edu/osp/staff/index.html and clicking on the “OSP Staff by College” dropdown. *All proposals must be submitted through OSP. NSU’s policies on proposal preparation are located at https://www.nova.edu/osp/policies/index.html.
Other NSU Resources
Below are events and resources that can help you find research collaborators to expand your team's expertise.
NSU Network Chats Events
NSU Network Chats is an initiative that involves informal conversations with NSU researchers and practitioners to promote networking and an awareness of the scholarly expertise and activity going on at NSU. These events usually feature two researchers and occur the 4th Friday of each month from 12:00-12:45pm. *SIGN UP FOR ZOOM LINK: tinyurl.com/NSUNetworkChats-register
Browse Researcher Profiles
The NSU library has guidance on data management here, including how to use our institutional repository NSU Works to store data for free and make it publicly available (contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more).
Find information on data security in the "NSU Institutional Information" document.
There is support at NSU for many stages in writing up research results for publication:
Find many additional library resources for conducting research here.
Find a research and career mentor in the biomedical, behavioral, clinical, or social sciences through the National Research Mentoring Network.
Find many library resources for conducting research here, including data management, citation management, publishing guidance, creating presentations/posters, and more!