Workshop on GRANT WRITING for postdocs

2017-04-2510:30 to 12:30 Petrénsalen, Nobels väg 12, B, Campus SolnaCampus SolnaCareer Service

Learn to organize and compose your thoughts and apply winning writing principles within your next proposal. The workshop is presented by Angelika Hofmann. 

Angelika Hofmann, is Deputy Director of Corporate and Foundations Relations at Yale Universities Office of Development and author of Scientific Writing and Communication – Papers, Proposals, and Presentations and the recently published Writing in the Biological Sciences.

The overall goal of this workshop is to teach grant writers how to achieve maximum impact and success with the reader and reviewer in mind.

Register for this workshop (same link for part I and/or part II)

Part I: 10.30-12.30


  • Types of grant applications
  • General Overview of Grant writing
  • Abstract, Objective, Specific Aims, and Significance

Part II: 13.30-17.00

Venue: Will be advertised to those admitted. Campus Solna

Participants will learn how to apply essential principles to writing a clear grant proposal in this practical workshop.  Emphasis will be on hands-on composing and revising of your main proposal components and on reviewing and evaluating those of others. 

Participants admitted to part II will be asked to submit their first page for a research proposal. Deadline April 19. Instructions will be sent out to admitted postdocs.

If you are admitted to part II remember to bring your computer to workshop

NB: Limited number of participants to Part II.

Contact person: Anethe Mansen