Grantsmanship Center's Research Proposal Workshop coming to Dallas

Jan. 5, 2010

The Grantsmanship Center's Research Proposal Workshop is coming to Dallas, Texas, May 19-21, 2010.

The three-day workshop will be hosted by The University of Texas at Dallas.

Tuition for the Research Proposal Workshop is $1195 ($1095 for early registration). To qualify for the early registration discount, payment must be received 30 days prior to the start of the workshop.

For more information, click here. To register online, click here.

Or call The Grantsmanship Center's Registrar at (800) 421-9512.

About the Trainers

The Research Proposal Workshop is team-taught by two expert grant professionals with experience specifically in the field of research.

Charles R. Putney, M.A., who designed the workshop curriculum, has been in the grants field for more than 25 years and has taught for The Grantsmanship Center for two decades. He has held positions in higher education, mental health, cancer research, and public health. As a consultant, he has been involved in securing more than $50 million in grant funds during the past 15 years.

Charles F. Howard, Jr, Ph. D., did his graduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison followed by postdoctorate study at Brandeis University. He conducted research at the Oregon Regional Primate Research Center for over two decades, then served as research administrator at Western Michigan University and the University of Northern Colorado. During this time, he wrote grant proposals to governmental and private sources to support his own research, aided faculty, and taught workshops and classes on writing grant proposals. He has served as a reviewer for research grant funders. As a consultant, he writes grant proposals for governmental and nonprofit organizations seeking funds to conduct projects fulfilling their missions.

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, characterized as having "high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university provides a vibrant campus community for approximately 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 11 nationally recognized academic divisions. Baylor sponsors 19 varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.