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Event Details

Training in Grantsmanship for Rehabilitation Research (TIGRR)

When:

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Location: Wild Dunes Resort, Isle of Palms, SC

Workshop Dates: January 9 - 13, 2023

TIGRR APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED

The original application deadline for TIGRR was August 5. Although we did get a good number of applicants, we later heard that numerous people had not received information about the workshop from various sources and that the deadline was not clear on the TIGRR website.  Thus, we are going to reopen the applications and extend the deadline to August 26 at midnight Pacific Time.

Application Dates: July 1 - August 26, 2022 (at midnight PT)

Are you an early career rehabilitation research scientist interested in boosting your grant writing skills to the next level?   

This 4-day workshop offers:
 
  • Expertise and support to improve success at obtaining research grants from federal and foundation funding agencies
  • Nationally-recognized group of mentors who work one-on-one with mentees to develop their funding proposals
  • Program officers from agencies such as NIH, NSF, VA, NIDILRR, and others share advice on funding mechanisms available at their agencies

TIGRR also offers:

  • Individualized proposal review and recommendations
  • Guidance on recruiting a diverse & inclusive participant sample
  • Opportunity to meet with funding agency representatives
  • Helpful hints and pitfalls to avoid
  • Time to write, reflect, and be immersed in the process in a tranquil and picturesque environment
  • 3 post-workshop study sections via teleconference for pre-submission proposal review and peer-review experience

See more details here and if you need more information, contact Michelle McLeod, Program Manager, mcleodmi@musc.edu.

The TIGRR workshop is funded by NIH/NICHD grant number 2R25HD074546-07 and sponsored by the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy (ACAPT) and the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).

TIGRR 2023 application deadline extended


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