#AskDrEditor: Drafting compelling letters of support for research grant funding

My editing advice column,¬†Ask Dr. Editor, is available through¬†UniversityAffairs.ca. In this Ask Dr. Editor piece, I advise an applicant for a research grant on how to prepare a strong letter of support for a partner organization to submit as a part of a Tri-Council funding application: “Drafting compelling letters of support for research grant funding.”Continue reading “#AskDrEditor: Drafting compelling letters of support for research grant funding”

#AskDrEditor: Making ambitious research look feasible

My editing advice column, Ask Dr. Editor, is available through UniversityAffairs.ca. This Ask Dr. Editor piece discusses how to tackle ambitious research goals in grant applications and successfully gain funding without scaling back your project:  “Making ambitious research look feasible: How to create global coherence and internal alignment in your research grant applications.” Have a question youContinue reading “#AskDrEditor: Making ambitious research look feasible”

#AskDrEditor: How to articulate your training plan in funding applications

My editing advice column, Ask Dr. Editor, is available through UniversityAffairs.ca. This Ask Dr. Editor piece lists four critical elements to include in your training plan for SSHRC and NSERC grant applications: “How to articulate your training plan in funding applications: A four-part outline for developing a SSHRC or NSERC module on training highly qualified personnel.” HaveContinue reading “#AskDrEditor: How to articulate your training plan in funding applications”