Workshops - Operating Grants
This initiative holds numerous workshops yearly providing information on grant writing, insights into the application process, budget development etc for the CIHR OOGP competition. Here, the PowerPoint PDFs as well video files of workshops are readily available for download.
Items in this Collection
- 3McPhalen, Cathy - PhD, thINK Editing
- 2Johnson, Jeff - Professor, School of Public Health
- 2Michalak, Marek - Professor, Biochemistry; Vice-Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
- 1Casey, Joe - Professor, Department of Biochemistry
- 1Coe, Helen - Project Coordinator, Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences)
- 1Dagmara Chojecki, IHE Reserach Librarian
- 11Open operating grant program
- 4Peer review committees
- 2Health system services
Drs. Sandra Davidge (Scientific Office), Michelle Graham (Scientific Officer), and Hanne Ostergaard (Reviewer), shared their insights into preparing a project application based on their participation in the Fall 2016 Project Competition CIHR review process.
Is there a magic formula for writing a CIHR Project grant proposal? How do you “tell a good story” as everyone advises? We can’t offer a magic formula, but we can help you apply strategies that have worked for successful applicants: how to organize your proposal to cover each evaluation...
Drs. Padma Kaul and Zam Kassiri, two September 2016 Project awardees, shared their insights into preparing fundable Project application.
The session gave brief presentation giving a very high level introduction to the CIHR Canadian Common CV (CCV). These slides reflect screenshots of the CCV demonstration. A lab portion followed the presentation where attendees worked on the CCV they are responsible for updating. There was an...
Trish Chatterly, Public Services Librarian, Liaison Librarian to Pharmacy, Kendall Roark, Council of Library & Information Resources Postdoctoral Scholar, Dagmara Chojecki, IHE Reserach Librarian, Thane Chambers, Faculty of Nursing Research Librarian, Linda Slater, Public Services Manager, Liaison Librarian to Nursing & Rehabilitation Medicine
The library and its librarians can do far more than simply ensure you have access to the articles and books you need for your research. University of Alberta librarians gave a panel presentation about some of the supports available those writing grant applications including: -Systematic review...
Submission of a new CIHR Open Operating Grant Program (OOGP) application is a major undertaking. This workshop included discussion of the following questions: How will I know when I’m ready to compete for OOGP funding? What are the key elements an applicant needs to have in place prior to...
Competition is fierce in the CIHR Open Operating Grants Program (OOGP). With success rates of ~18%, applicants often face resubmission of their unfunded application. This workshop provided a forum to discuss key considerations when resubmitting an application. Questions discussed included: What...
This panel discussion was aimed at helping applicants select between the 44 different peer-review committees in the open operating grant competition. Panellists shared from their experience both applying to and serving on multiple peer review committees. While it was too late for applicants to...
Grant applications require review and approval by the Department, Faculty, and Institution. Jane De Pauw (Research Facilitator, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry) presented suggestions as to what actions will ensure quick review and approval and what issues stall approval.
The summary notes for the small group session are available for download. This session was hosted by Dr. Cathy McPhalen (PhD, thINK Editing) and outlined how a grant application can be written clearly with the needs of the reviewer in mind. Writing clearly will allow the reviewer to see the...