I start my workshop on scientific grant writing by asking audience if they think a grant proposal should be more like a magazine or a… Read More »[Fall 2020] Scientific grant writing tips: key mistakes and how to avoid them
Phew, Marie Curie postdoc fellowship applications were finally submitted almost two weeks ago now, and I just now feel like I am catching my breath!… Read More »10 repeat mistakes from this year’s fellowships…avoid them for a killer application
The “so what” test can be a powerful tool for making your scientific writing concise and ensuring that it is interesting to your reader. Effective… Read More »“So what?” A simple test for concise, interesting writing
Grant deadlines are approaching, and this season, I’m proposing a shift in thinking about proposal writing. For our next grant, lets’s remove all the shoulds… Read More »Can we learn what a grant reviewer is thinking based on their language?