Attend one of the following workshops to learn more about research administration and the grant process.

  • Call the Sponsored Programs office at x4295, or click here to register online for Sponsored Programs Grant Writing Workshops.
  • Please register at least 24 hours in advance of the workshop.

Fall 2014

Grant Writers Toolbox

For new faculty members interested in the grant process – grant components and grant resources. 

Tuesday, September 9      Wednesday, September 10
8:45 9:45                            8:45-9:45
Z 228                                   Z 228

Finding Funding: Using Grants.Gov, Grant Forward, & Foundation Directory

Discover how to search for grant funding using several databases which cover federal and private funding opportunities in all disciplines. 

Tuesday, October 14          Wednesday, October 15
8:45-9:45                            8:45-9:45
SE 213                                 SE 213

Using IRBNet and The Basics Of Submitting IRB and IACUC Applications

The workshop will examine the basics of preparing IRB & IACUC submissions as well as how to use IRBNet to submit, modify, renew and close-out human subjects and animal care and use protocols. 

Monday, November 17        Tuesday, November 18
10:00-11:00                         10:00-11:00
SE 213                                   SE 213

Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible conduct of research based on HHS Office for Human Research Protections. Videos and dialogue with colleagues about responsible conduct of research ? federally funded or not.

Tuesday, December 9          Thursday, December 11
9:00-10:00                           1:00-2:00
SE 213                                   SE 213        

To make a request or suggest a workshop topic, please email Janet Rentsch at