Doctoral ProSeminar III:Grant Writing
This seminar is a practical course in grant writing. It has three goals:
1.To clarify and present a research project.
2.To develop an understanding of grant proposals as process and genre.
3.To increase the chance of students’ projects obtaining funding.
Guidelines for the NSF Cultural Anthropology Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant are followed. Over the semester students work on the following sections of the proposal:
* Statement of the research problem, including main research questions
* Review of the literature and significance of research
* Preliminary research
* Research plan, including: research design, research site, and data analysis
* Research schedule and budget