PhD ProSeminar III: Grant Writing
This seminar is a practical course in grant writing. It has three goals:
1.To help you clarify and present your research project.
2.To help you develop an understanding of grant proposals as process and genre.
3.To increase your chances of obtaining funding.
We will be following the guidelines for the NSF Cultural Anthropology Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant (see below). Over the semester we will 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