Workshop on Writing Proposals for International Dissertation and Pr e-Dissertation Research Grants
September 1, 2016
Thursday, September 1, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Third Floor International Center (303); 427 N Shaw Ln , East Lansing MI 48824
This two-hour workshop is open to all stude nts gratis. For those who continue, it also is the first session of the s emester-long, 1-3 credit seminar 'International Social Science Research ( ISSR) Abroad (focus Africa, ME, Asia, Eurasia, and Latin Am): Concept , Design, and Praxis'.
Open to all MSU graduate students - US and fo reign –planning to write proposals for funding dissertation or pre-dissert ation research abroad for deadlines in 2016-2018 - especially the IIE Fulb right, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Abroad, NSF, Ford Minority Fellowships, and others.
Free at the workshop:
Funding Catalog for Graduate Student International Research
Handout: 'Secrets of WritingWinni ng Proposals'
Advice from MSU graduate students who have won awards
Writ ing proposals for 2016-17 deadlines for national & local grants
Developin g proposals for the dissertation or pre-dissertation grants
Finding sources of funding for pre-dissertation and dissertation r esearch using MSU Library resources and the worldwide web
Deadlines for a pplication in 2016-2017
Proposal strategies: Understanding the proposal p rocess in national competitions and maximizing your chances for success
' What makes a winning proposal?: Comments by MSU faculty reviewers serving on national panels'
'How I developed a successful dissertation or pre-dis sertation proposal,' Advice from a panel of successful MSU graduate stude nts
Steps in planning and writing a successful proposal - a summary with handouts
For more information or enrollment forms, contact: wiley@ms u.edu or firstname.lastname@example.org.