Workshop on GRANT WRITING part I (and II)

2018-03-1509:00 to 12:00 Hillarp, Retzius väg 8Campus 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 two major textbooks on the topic: 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. 

Here is a short film with Angelika Hofmann on grant writing from Career Service on KI Play

Part I: 9.00-12.00


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

Register for part I (and or a spot in the waiting list for) part II HERE (part II is full)

Part II: 13.30-17.00

In Part II. Participants of this practical workshop will learn how to apply essential principles to writing a clear abstract for a grant proposal, including the overall objective, specific aims and significance. Emphasis will be on hands-on composing and revising of these key proposal components and on reviewing and evaluating those of others. 

Venue: Will be advertised to those admitted. Campus Solna.

There is also an option to choose to apply to part II on March 16, 9:00-12.30

Target group will be Postdocs, researchers and final year PhD students at KI. NB: Limited number of participants in Part II. (Prioritization will be given to postdocs and researchers.) If you are admitted to part II remember to bring your computer to the workshop.

Participants admitted to part II will be asked to submit their first page for a research proposal. Deadline March 9. Instructions will be sent out to admitted researchers.

Contact person for questions: Anethe.mansen@ki.se

Contact person: Anethe Mansen