The Office of Research Development in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research provides leadership and expertise in the management of sponsored funding at Tufts. See the Forms and Tools page on their site for grant writing tips, templates, checklists and samples. See below for specific services at the Office of Research Development.
Tufts CTSI offers in-person and online courses, workshops and seminars on a variety of topics, including grant writing. View slides and recordings from past seminars and workshops, or look for the 'I LEARN' link to access online courses.
Grant Application Writer's Handbook addresses the key points in developing grant proposals in a hands-on, step-by-step method, with sample forms and tips for getting approved and funded. Author Dr. Liane Reif-Lehrer uses her extensive experience to present the general concepts that will help the reader write a good grant proposal or research paper efficiently.
Covering all aspects of the proposal process, from the most basic questions about form and style to the task of seeking funding, this book offers clear advice backed up with excellent examples. Based on the author's extensive experience serving on NIH grant review panels, it covers the common mistakes and problems he witnessed while reviewing grants.
This concise guide covers the important angles and steps of a grant application. The author, a reviewer for grant funding organisations and respected research scientist, gives you the benefit of his experience from both sides of the process in this easy-to-use guide.
This book provides grant applicants information on the process by which NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) F-series awards are reviewed, the biases that contribute to the reviews, the extent of information required in an NRSA training grant, and key suggestions and recommendations on how to best construct each and every section of the application.