BCF Course - Grant Application

Enhance your career prospects in academia

17-18 January 2019 - Science Park Amsterdam

Are you a PhD student, postdoc or starting group leader and do you want to enhance your career prospects in academia? Do you wish to improve one, if not the most, vital skills of succeeding in science? Then join the BCF Grant Application Course on how to write a successful grant application. During this intensive two-day course you will be taught by seasoned scientists with multi-million euro grants, grant application experts who have reviewed hundreds of grants, assessors from funding bodies such as NWO and many more.

This course covers the following aspects of grant application:
1. How to find the right funding opportunity out of the hundreds of funding options available.
2. How to determine and evaluate suitable topics for a successful grant application.
3. How to write an appealing grant summary to entice people to continue reading.
4. How to structure an application and tips and pointers to make your application successful.
5. Feedback from an experienced grant writer or evaluator on the most important aspect of your grant; the grant summary.

Speakers will include amongst others:
1. Seasoned professors with multi-million euro grants such as Vici, ERC Consolidator or Horizon 2020 grants.
2. Grant application consultants who have reviewed and supported hundreds of grants over their career.
3. Experience stories from early-stage researchers who just obtained successful funding themselves such as Veni, Rubicon, Marie-Curie fellowships or other early stage grants.
4. Professionals from funding bodies such as NWO, Hartstichting or the EU to tell you about their perspective and views on successful grants.

 

More information

Click on the pages below for more information regarding our course.

Registration

- Limited number of spots available. Register on time to secure your spot!
- Regular fee €895 (excl. VAT)
- Final registration deadline: 19 December 2018

This course can be financed fully from your available personal budget because universities and companies value the growth and development of their employees and thus offer them development opportunities.

Contact

Do you have any questions regarding the Grant Application Course? Let's get in touch via telephone or e-mail!

Remco Jongkind
courses[at]bcfcareer.com
+31(0)35 303 0343

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