Take a look at the series "How Not To Kill a Grant Application" to improve your chances of winning those research funds!
Part 1: Murder Most Foul
Part 2: Abstract Killers
Part 3: So What?
Part 4: Lost at Sea
Part 5: The Facts of the Case
Part 6: Developing Your Research Plan
13 October 2000 - How To Get a Bite of NIH's Billion-Dollar Funding Pie
22 September 2000 - Online Funding Resources: Shortcuts to Success
8 September 2000 - Meeting the Nation's Needs
11 August 2000 - Developing Your Research Plan: How Not to Kill a Grant Application, Part Six
28 July 2000 - Expository Writing Skills
14 July 2000 - NSF Chat Transcript: Colwell and Pitts on Winning NSF Grants
23 June 2000 - How To Write an NIH Grant
9 June 2000 - The Beauty of Outlines
26 May 2000 - Review the Facts: How Not to Kill a Grant Application, Part Five.
12 May 2000 - Grants For Ethical Research
28 Apr 2000 - Human Subjects Research Grants--Just a Matter of Timing
14 Apr 2000 - Global Funding Links: Online Databases
24 Mar 2000 - Site Review: The Research Assistant
10 Mar 2000 - Ten Commandments of Private Foundation Grant Proposals
25 Feb 2000 - Lost at Sea: How Not to Kill a Grant Application, Part Four.
11 Feb 2000 - So What?: How Not to Kill a Grant Application, Part Three.
11 Feb 2000 - Grant Preparation Advice, NSF-Style.
28 Jan 2000 - Abstract Killers: How Not To Kill A Grant Application, Part Two.
7 Jan 2000 - Murder Most Foul: How Not To Kill A Grant Application, Part One.
22 Oct 1999 - Book Review: The Grantseeker's Toolkit
8 Oct 1999
Grant Reviews, Part Four: Federal Review--the NSF
New NSF Criteria - You're Not Listening
New NSF Criteria - Rita Colwell's Remarks
24 Sept 1999
Grant Reviews, Part Three: An Insider's View of the NIH Review Process
Getting Your Postdoc Grant--It Takes More Than Just Writing!
10 Sept 1999
Grant Reviews, Part One: Introduction to the Review Process
Grant Reviews, Part Two: Evolution of the Review Process at NIH and NSF