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Training program: Grant Review and Support Program (GRASP) – October 13, 20, & 27

Deadline: Friday, August 20, 2021

Training program: Grant Review and Support Program (GRASP)

Session dates: October 13, 20, & 27
Application deadline: August 20,2021

Multi-year program that guides junior investigators who have already obtained a career development award to understand the rules of engagement and the grant writing process, gain new skills, and to ultimately write competitive grant applications to achieve research independence.

Time commitment:

  • Participate in an orientation workshop and grant writing module
  • Participate in specific aims review and networking sessions
  • Submit monthly online work plans through the duration of one’s K grant


Grant-funded junior investigators aiming to improve their chances of obtaining independent research funding with the use of project management tools and long-term grant-writing guidance


Investigators in the first year of a 4- or 5-year NIH K grant (such as a K23, K08, K07, K01, or K25) or equivalent career development award from a grant-funding organization (such as the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, or U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs)

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