Research Proposal Development
The grant development manager will work with faculty one-on-one or in conjunction with a group to identify research gaps and potential funding for various needs within the departments.
This will take 23 business days depending on number of current applications for preliminary scheduling and ongoing scheduling or emailing of feedback.
The proposal is the most important document that you submit as part of the application process.
This may be a couple of sentences setting out the problem that you want to examine or the central question that you wish to address. Research Context You should explain the broad background against which you will conduct your research.
You should include a brief overview of the general area of study within which your proposed research falls, summarising the current state of knowledge and recent debates on the topic.
This will allow you to demonstrate a familiarity with the relevant field as well as the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Research Questions The proposal should set out the central aims and questions that will guide your research.
Before writing your proposal, you should take time to reflect on the key questions that you are seeking to answer.
Many research proposals are too broad, so reflecting on your key research questions is a good way to make sure that your project is sufficiently narrow and feasible (i.e.