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Online course: Funding Your Research NIH – June 3-July 29

Deadline: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
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Online course: Funding Your Research NIH

Session Dates: June 3 – July 29, 2020
Application Deadline: May 20, 2020

This online course will give participants an overview of the NIH grant submission process. The NIH offers a range of different funding mechanisms and this course will cover general principles related to NIH grant writing, but there is a particular focus on the R01 and K series of mentored career development grants. Participants will learn from researchers who have successfully applied for NIH funding and from researchers who have served on study sections.


  • MD, PhD, DMD, ScD, DNP, or equivalent doctorate-level degree
  • Participants should have some experience applying for funding (NIH or otherwise) or have taken Successful Grant Writing Strategies.
  • Biomedical scientists, researchers, and MDs outside of Harvard are welcome and encouraged to apply.

Time Commitment:

  • Two-to-three hours per week over eight weeks.


  • Free for Harvard-affiliated institutions
  • CTSA member: $375.00
    (Note: this is a 25% discount off the standard fee.)
  • Non-CTSA member: $500.00



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