Tag Archives: Aims and Objectives

The misshapen monster and the zombie grant

What do you do when your grant application (or your colleague’s) turns out to be a misshapen monster? How do you even know if it has? Can you tell if it’s just a little bit deformed? Read on. This post … Continue reading

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Research Grant Cookbook

Is there a recipe for the 10 key sentences? This post is about an easy way to work out how to write the 10 key sentences that define a grant application. There are two reasons I think it’s worth writing … Continue reading

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The Summary: Your Direct line to Committee Feelgood

Not many people realise that the summary section on your grant application is a direct line to the most influential member of the committee that decides where it sits in the funding priorities. You can make this person feel really … Continue reading

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Aims and Objectives: What you want to achieve and how you will achieve it.

Aims and objectives provide an excellent framework for the case for support in a research grant application. A well-written case for support states an overarching aim based on a big research question. It shows how this big question gives rise to three or four smaller questions … Continue reading

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