Grant Writing Seminars

Planning and Writing Successful Arts and Humanities Proposals

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Participants will learn about articulating a research agenda, selecting funding opportunities and crafting proposals to turn reviewers into advocates for their projects. This session is intended for faculty from all disciplines, but will emphasize the Arts & Humanities, and the Professional Schools. Funding from a variety of sponsors, including federal agencies, industry partners, non-profit foundations and more, will be discussed.


Check-In and Refreshments: 8:00a.m. - Baylor Sciences Building, E.234

Seminar: Baylor Sciences Building, D.110

Lunch will be provided


 STEM Graduate Student Grant Writing Seminar


The seminars are open to all graduate students enrolled in a Baylor University STEM program.


Steve Driese is Professor of Geosciences and currently serves as Associate Dean for Research in the Graduate School. He has offered the Grant-Writing Seminar once annually in the fall since 2006 at Baylor University.

STEM Graduate Student Grant Writing Seminar

Fall Semester (2 sections)

This two-hour course offered for all STEM graduate students offered as GEO 5V90 by S.G. Driese: emphasizes the development of grant-writing skills, preparation of an NSF-style Ph.D. dissertation proposal and PowerPoint presentation and submission of an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program application.


To register, please contact Paulette Penney at or 254-710-2361 to receive your permit for course registration. Enrollment is limited to 10 students per section.