Texas Tech University

Why Wait for the RFP? Crafting a Concept Paper for Fast Feedback

September 22 • 1:00 - 3:00 • Library 309

Learn about and practice developing an effective concept paper to discuss with the program officer. If you are interested in participating, send your RSVP to rdt.vpr@ttu.edu by September 8.

Did you know?

50% of NSF and 80% of NIH funding is awarded through unsolicited, investigator-initiated proposals (Cronan & Deckard, 2016). Funders want to fund good research, no matter how they learn about it. There is no need to wait until a formal call for proposals is announced to share your research project idea.

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TEMPLATE: Creating a Project Work Plan

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TEMPLATE: Crafting a Concept Paper

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